Using the Library


eBooks: Downloading to a Tablet or Smartphone

Last Updated 2018/11/08

Find out more: About the Service Compatible Devices eBooks: Downloading to a Computer Downloading to a Tablet or Smartphone Transferring eBooks to an eReader (Kobo, Nook or other compatible device) Downloading to a Sony Wifi audioBooks: Downloading to a Computer Transferring to an iPod or MP3 Player Finding and Borrowing Items & Placing Holds


About eLibraries Manitoba

Last Updated 2018/07/19

What’s this service called? It’s called eLibraries Manitoba and is a provincially-run service.   Sometimes, the service is referred to as OverDrive because that’s the name of the software used to run it, or Libby, because that’s the name of an app you can use to read or listen to your downloaded books.  On the eLibraries


Using the Library

Last Updated 2018/06/21

How To Search the Catalogue and Use My Account Sign up for a library card Borrow from other libraries Download eBooks and audiobooks Download magazines Your Account Log in to Renew, Reserve Items & Check Fines Library Policies Loan periods and late fees Computer & Internet Use Privacy  


Patron Conduct

Last Updated 2018/06/21

We expect our patrons to treat the library with respect. We love to have you here, but we also appreciate your best indoor voice and calm conduct. Patrons that are disruptive or damaging to the building, books, or others will be asked to leave. Remember that our books are not just for you, they are


Computer & Internet Use

Last Updated 2018/06/26

Summary Our computers and wifi are free to use, and printing is 10 cents per printed page. Your responsibilities You may use the computers to browse the internet or work on documents offline. You may use the wifi to browse the internet or access your apps. You may not, on either our computers or our


Loan Periods & Fines

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Collection Description Circulation Policy Books Hundreds of books for readers of all ages & interests. 3 weeks NOTE: If others are waiting, the loan period is limited to 2 weeks. DVD/Video A wide range of genres, including lots of films for kids. 3 weeks Local History and Reference Local and provincial history, and medical and


Borrow from Other Libraries

Last Updated 2019/05/03

If you can’t find what you’re looking for in our library, let us know! We can order books from almost any library in Manitoba using Inter-Library Loans (fILL) – it’s fast and easy, and you just have to ask! Use our Contact Us page to get in touch – leave us the title and author,


Sign Up for a Library Card

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Permanent residents may join the library free of charge with proof of residency. Library card holders’ rights and responsibilities You are responsible for all the materials borrowed on your card and for any charges on items that are overdue, lost or damaged. (See Loan Periods for details). Your library card provides access to licensed databases


Download eBooks and audioBooks from eLibraries Manitoba

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Browse a collection of eBooks and audioBooks and download them to your computer or mobile device; enjoy them right in your browser, or download them to Libby, the eLibraries app. About the Service Compatible Devices eBooks: Downloading to a Computer Downloading to a Tablet or Smartphone Transferring eBooks to an eReader (Kobo, Nook or other


Place a Hold

Last Updated 2018/06/21

Log Into Your Account Click on the My Account link. If you’ve not logged into your account before, see Checking Your Account for instructions. Use the Search Catalogue bar to search for the author or title you want. In the search results, titles that come up will have a little green checkmark on the right