Skip to main content
70 Doubleday Drive, Winnipeg, MB, R2P 0P4| Phone: (204) 633-8870| Fax: (204) 632-6136
Utility links
James Nisbet
Community School
Sep 22, 2020
School Day 2
No School Today
Welcome to the Nisbet Library!

‚ÄčDear Parents:

Although we are not at school you can still check out books! Please click on the link to the right under From home: search library catalogue to look for books. Or click here: library catalogue‚Äč. ‚ÄčEmail Mrs. Krupa to request the books and we can make arrangements for you to come and pick up the books on your chosen day. 

We also have pre-made book packages which are available daily outside the entrance by the parking lot/portables. Just choose an English or French package from the bin, sign out using the sign out sheet, then take home and enjoy! When you are finished please return the package for a new one!

Also be sure to check out our new library Wakelet - scroll down and click on link - it is a webpage filled with over a hundred resources for you to enjoy on every topic from math, reading, arts, music, history and more! enjoy!‚Äč

 Your child will soon begin to check out books from the school library. Your child will be coming to the library once every school cycle.

When your child brings the book home, spend time reading together. If your child can read, listen to him or her read the book and help with words they may not know. We want your child to love reading so please make the time you share books together fun!

Please encourage your child to return his or her book each library class. You can check your child's library schedule on the school library page.

Sometimes accidents happen. If a library book is lost or damaged while checked out to your child the book must be replaced. The book can be paid for by cheque‚Äč or cash (correct change is appreciated) for the original retail price. Once the book is paid for, your child's account will be cleared and he or she may resume library checkout.

 You can help your child by:
¬∑        Finding a safe place for library books away from little brothers/sisters and family pets.    
¬∑        Encourage your child to read for enjoyment and to notice/discuss the illustrations with you.
¬∑        Read and re-read the book and discuss favourite characters and important parts of the story.


When is the library open?

8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

What other services does the library offer?

The library offers free online books that children can read and listen to at home. Please visit 

the ‚Äč‚Äč‚Äčlibrary website and click on Tumble Books for more information.‚Äč

We are always looking for book donations for our awesome freebrary. If you would like to donate gently used books please drop them off in the library. Thank-you!

Please contact us  if you have any concerns or questions:



Nisbet Wakelet‚Äč




To see som‚Äče amazing education resources for students, staff and teachers please go to our awesome‚Äč       ‚Äč ‚Äč library wav‚Äčelet ‚Äč‚Äč (click here, or at tab on right). Please check regularly, as resources will be updated regularly. .Also be sure to follow us on Instagram at  @nisbet.library to see all the fun we have throughout the year!‚Äč