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Relax 'n Read: Leisure Reading Collection: Home

A description of hot and new titles that are part of Relax 'n Read - the leisure reading partnership between the University of Manitoba and the Winnipeg Public Library that is housed at the NJM Health Sciences Library on the Bannatyne Campus

Have a suggestion?

Have a specific book, author, or genre of book you'd like to see in the RnR Collection? Then fill out our suggestion form here: 

Note that we are a small collection that focuses on popular and current material. So nothing older than 2023 will be considered for purchase. 


Browse the Leisure Reading Collection



RnR Books Available at NJM Library!

What is Relax 'n Read?

Study.Work.Work.Study - You need a Relax 'n Read!

Take a break and browse the RnR Leisure Reading Collection at the NJM Library for the latest print bestesllers and hot titles in ficiton and non-fiction. RnR titles can be taken out by anyone - whether you are staff, students, are a patient at HSC or just visiting family. 

Relax 'n Read is a partnership between the University of Manitoba Libraries and Winnipeg Public Libraries



Circulation Policies

Relax 'n Read Circulation Policies

  • No holds or requests
  • No renewals
  • 3 week  loan period
  • Fines of $0.40/day if overdue
  • Items must be returned to the NJM Health Sciences Library on the Bannatyne Campus
  • Relax 'n Read titles are only available at the NJM Health Sciences Library on the Bannatyne Campus
  • Any patron of the NJM Library is entitled to a Consumer Health Library card that allows them to take out RnR books (You do not have to be affiliated with the University of Manitoba to take out these books)

Frequently Asked Questions

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NJM Health Sciences Library
Bannatyne Campus

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Have a title suggestion or a comment?

Have a title you would like to see in Relax 'n Read? Or, do you have a comment about the collection or this guide? If so, email us here with your suggestions or comments!