Patrick Power Library services continue online

Library services

While you can't visit the Patrick Power Library in person, we are still open and offering services online and through alternative methods of instruction and supports.

Please email us with any questions- we’ll respond to your message as soon as possible during virtual library hours:

Virtual Library Hours

Monday-Friday: 9 am-5 pm
Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED

Research Help

Monday-Friday: 9 am-7 pm
Saturday: 1 pm-5 pm
Sunday: Closed

ID CARDS:  Please see https://smu.ca/academics/id-card-application.html for more information on Campus ID cards.

Research Services

Available Online

Research Help

Monday-Friday: 9 am-7 pm
Saturday: 1-5 pm
Sunday: Closed

Yes

Email research@smu.ca or text 902-702-3057

Live Help

Yes

Data and Statistics

Yes

Subject Guides

Yes

Library Instruction

Yes

Email heather.sanderson@smu.ca

ResearchBase Library Assignment

Yes

Email cindy.harrigan@smu.ca

Copyright

Yes

Email copyright@smu.ca

Archival Research Help

Email hansel.cook@smu.ca

Course Readings Services             

Yes

Email copyright@smu.ca

 

 

 

Access to Collections

Available Online

Ebooks

Yes

Search the catalogue at https://smu.ca/library 

Online Journal Databases

Yes

Search the catalogue at https://smu.ca/library

Institutional Repository

Yes

Email hansel.cook@smu.ca

Print Collections

Yes. Place a hold in the Novanet Catalogue. Pick-up is on Monday-Friday 12 pm-5 pm.  Email access@smu.ca with any questions.

Archives & Special Collections (physical collections)

By appointment only.

Email hansel.cook@smu.ca

 

 

General Library Services

Available Online

Book Renewals

Yes

Email access@smu.ca

All current loans have been extended until September 30, 2020.

Returning physical books

Yes (Use the metal book drop box at the Robie Street entrance to the Atrium.)

Document Delivery

Yes

Email ill@smu.ca

Theses Submissions

Yes, electronic submissions

Email theses@smu.ca

Borrowing (checking out or returning books and other library materials to SMU)

Yes (please email access@smu.ca)

Course Reserves

No

Group Study Room Bookings

No

Printing, Photocopying, Scanning

No

Laptop borrowing

Yes. The Library has a limited number of laptops for lending to local students in need. You can now place a hold here. Pick up onsite.

 

Ordering/Processing

Available Online

Library Materials Requests

Yes - please contact your Library Liaison

Processing

Yes

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