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Kivalliq Health Information Service: Your Library Card

Your Library Card

Who is Eligible?

Kivalliq Library Service is provided by the University of Manitoba's Health Sciences Libraries to staff of the health centres in the communities of Arviat, Baker Lake, Coral Harbour, Chesterfield Inlet, Rankin Inlet, Repulse Bay, Whale Cove and Sanikiluaq.

Kivalliq Library Service provides quality information for patient care, evidence-based practice, health promotion, program planning and evaluation, continuing education, and staff development.

Remote access to online texts, journals and databases subscribed to by the University of Manitoba Libraries is not available to Kivalliq Library Service clients at this time. Existing vendor licences prohibit such access to library card holders who are not faculty, staff or students of the University of Manitoba.


To Register for Your Kivalliq Library Card:

1.     Download and fill out a Borrower Registration Form (PDF).

2.     Attach a copy of your staff identification card or proof of employment letter.

3.     Send the application to or fax to (204) 789-3923, ATTN: Kivalliq Library Services


More About Your Library Card

A library card enables clients to order literature searches, and make requests for copies of articles, which will be delivered to you.

Library cards will be issued and mailed to Kivalliq Library clients. These cards are valid for five years. Kivalliq clients are responsible for contacting Kivalliq Library Services to update their record should any changes occur (address, phone number, etc).

Kivalliq clients are bound by the University of Manitoba Libraries policy on Fines and Suspension of Borrowing Privileges.


Ask Us!

Kivalliq Library Services
Tel: 1-877-789-3804
Fax: (204) 789-3923

Gail Matheson
Kivalliq Librarian, Outreach Services

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