Asper Jewish Community Campus
123 Doncaster St
Winnipeg, Mb R3N 2B4

204 477 7476

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The library is located on the main floor

 




About the Library

Where: 123 Doncaster St, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2N 2B4   204 477 7476

Who we are: The Kaufman SIlverberg Community Library has roots extending back to the founding of the Jewish Public Library in 1922. Founded in 1997 by amalgamation of Jewish Public Library and Jewish Day Schools' Libraries on the grounds of Asper Jewish Community Campus, The Kaufman Silverberg Resource Centre currently functions as a Community and School Library for Gray Academy of Jewish Education.

Our Mission:

The mission of the library is to provide access to resources in a variety of media to the Jewish Public, Gray Academy of Jewish Education, as well as to the general public of Manitoba on all aspects of Jewish Life, religion, culture and history.

Who we serve:

The Kaufman Silverberg Library serves the general public, the Jewish Community of Winnipeg, and Gray Academy of Jewish Education.

Everyone is welcome to use the library and its facilities.

New! A delivery service is available to the Gwen Secter Creative Living Centre for North End residents.

Membership ($10 per year) is required to borrow books and other materials.

When: hours:

Monday - Thursday 8:00 am -8 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 3:45 pm (8:00 am - 2:15 pm during the months of November-January)
Sunday 10 am - 4 pm

 

What's special at the Kaufman Silverberg Library?

The community library specializes in supporting all aspects of Judaic studies. We also stock a good collection of new fiction and current books in all subject areas.

Special Collections include the Yiddish Vinkel, the Ramah Judaics Collection, and the Asper Zionism Collection.

Computer facilities include 16 workstations with free Internet access, and facilities for wordprocessing and printing (Printing Fee: $0.1 / printed page)

The library is generously supported by Gray Academy of Jewish Education, the Jewish Federation of Winnipeg, the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba, and other organizations and individuals.