Welcome to the Westgate Library!

The library is a place for you to ask questions, find a great book, or work on an assignment. Mr. Klassen Bartel is in the library to help with whatever you might need: Finding resources for an assignment, suggesting your next great read, or just for a chat. Please come by (during your allotted time) and say hi to Mr. Klassen Bartel!

Hours and Staff

  • The Westgate Library is staffed Monday – Thursday 8-2:30 and Friday 9:30-2:40.
  • For the remainder of the day students can use the library spaceĀ 
  • Librarian: Adam Klassen Bartel

Circulation Information

  • Students may check out up to 4 books at a time
  • Standard loan period is 2 weeks and can be renewed up to 3 times (assuming nobody else has requested it.)
  • A fine of $0.10/day is charged for overdue books with a maximum find of $5.00 per book 
  • A fine of $1.00/day is charged for overdue video cameras and tripods.
  • Reference materials do not circulate.


  • No food or drink in the library except sealable water bottles.
  • No gaming on library computers.

Library Resources

  • We have a large collection of non-fiction books related to what students are studying in their classes, including history, geography, Mennonite studies, theology etc.
  • We have nonfiction and fiction books for students to read for fun!
  • Students have access to a number of digital resources to aid them in their studies.
  • DVDs
  • We have 8 desktop computers 
  • A printer/photocopier
  • Headphones
  • Video cameras and tripods