Standard loan periods
|Group||Books||Periodicals: Back issues||Periodicals: Current issues|
|Undergraduate students||4 weeks||1 week||In-library use only|
|Graduate students||4 months||1 week||In-library use only|
|Faculty||4 months||1 week||1 week (QEII and MRC only. In-library use only for other libraries.)|
|Staff||4 months||1 week||In-library use only|
|Postdoctoral fellows||4 months||1 week||In-library use only|
|Research assistants||4 months||1 week||In-library use only|
|Alumni||2 weeks||In-library use only||In-library use only|
|Guests||2 weeks||In-library use only||In-library use only|
Journals located in Storage can be retrieved for you by library staff. Request a journal from periodical storage.
Loan periods for special formats
Music Resource Centre
Collected works and historical sets are for in-library use only for most library users. School of Music faculty may borrow collected works and historical sets for 24 hours.
Current K-12 textbooks and children's literature can be borrowed for 2 weeks. Current K-12 textbooks may only be borrowed by instructors, students, and staff in the Faculty of Education.
Educational psychology inventories and assessment tests are restricted for loan to students and instructors in designated Educational Psychology and Special Education courses. Eligible students and instructors may borrow them for 24–72 hours, depending on the item.