In a response to COVID-19, all Winnipeg Public Library branches will offer holds pick-up service beginning August 4, 2020.
Book returns are now being accepted at all Winnipeg Public Library locations (except Cornish, which is currently closed for construction). Returns can be made during operating hours only. Book return slots will not be open outside of operating hours.
All remaining Winnipeg Public Library branches that are currently closed due to COVID-19 will offer holds pick-up service and telephone service starting Tuesday, August 4.
All returned library items will be quarantined for 72 hours before being made available again. Due dates for outstanding items will now be staggered to avoid exceeding capacity at library branches.