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As of Monday, June 8, Millennium Library, Henderson Library, and Pembina Trail Library will reopen for holds pick-up service only. All holds that were ready for pickup prior to the closure are currently being moved. You will be advised when they are ready for pickup. For more information about library services, including a comprehensive FAQ, please visit our Library Services during COVID-19 Info Guide.

Access our online resources with your library card. If you don't have a card, sign up online for a temporary card during our closure.

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Sir William Stephenson
Library

765 Keewatin St.

Today's hours:


Branch Information

  • Hours of Operation

  • Contact

    Information Services:
    204-986-7070
    Branch Head:

  • Mailing Address

    765 Keewatin St.
    Winnipeg, MB
    R2X 3B9
  • Meeting Spaces

    (Call or visit us to book) Program Rooms: 1
    Capacity: 96
    Tutorial Rooms: 1
    Capacity: 8
    More about meeting spaces
  • Wheelchair Access

    All areas are wheelchair accessible
  • Book Return

    Front of the building
  • Closest Bus Stops:

    # 30717 Northbound Keewatin at Burrows
    # 30810 Southbound Keewatin at Tyndall
  • Parking

    Parking lot in front of library
  • Free Wifi

    Available whenever the library is open

About the Library

Collections and Programs

Items for loan include Adult and Children's fiction and non-fiction, graphic novels, magazines, music, audiobooks, video games (Xbox, PS4, Nintendo Wii & Switch) and movies (DVDs and Blu-ray). There is a large collection of books in other languages, including Tagalog. As a branch of Winnipeg Public Library, members can also access an extensive eLibrary for downloadable eBooks, eMagazines, information resources and online journals, and streaming movies and music.

The Library offers programs and workshops for all ages. Browse our Upcoming Events to find what's on, or pick up a copy of At The Library. Some programs require registration. All library programs are free.

Facility and Services

Sir Wm. Stephenson Library is located just south of Burrows Avenue, beside the Phillippine-Canadian Centre. The program room and a tutorial room are available to rent. More information about meeting rooms for rent.

The Library has bookable computers with MS Office and Internet access, and free WiFi. There are tables for studying and small group work. Photocopying and printing is available for a fee. Scanning to email is free.

Tours for groups of any age and class visits are available. To book your tour or class visit contact the library.

For your convenience, there is a drive-up book return and holds pickup on the front of the building.

Battery Recycling is available in all branches of Winnipeg Public Library. Look for the Call2Recycle box and dispose your batteries using the bags provided.

History

Sir William Stephenson Library opened in February 1997. After running a "name the library" contest, the branch was changed from the Northwest Branch to the Sir William Stephenson Library, in honour of the war hero and master spy. The 13,779 sq. ft. library houses a statue of Sir William Stephenson, generously donated to the library by sculptor Leo Mol.

Upcoming Events at Sir William Stephenson Library


Last update: November 20, 2019

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