Trent University Library & Archives continues to offer electronic collections and virtual services. As part of the University’s limited and reduced campus presence, Bata Library and the Durham GTA Campus Library & Learning Centre are closed and physical collections are unavailable. Virtual services and support are available by contacting library@trentu.ca. Check for updates regularly on our COVID-19 Alert Page.

Curbside Pickup for Faculty & Graduate Students is available starting June 23rd.

Faculty Services: Teaching Assistance

Library webpages to help your teaching:

  • E-Reading Lists: Delivering Course Readings Electronically
    • Outlines several methods for providing links to online readings.
  • Finding Permanent Links to Online Documents
    • How to create and use links to the Library's online resources for your course syllabus, online courses, or webpages.If you need help finding persistent links to online resources, please contact library@trentu.ca.
  • Add the Proxy Prefix to a URL to allow off-campus access.
    • Use to direct Trent users to restricted databases. Most links (urls) can be routed through the proxy server by adding the following prefix to the beginning of the link.
    • http://proxy.lib.trentu.ca/login?url=
    • Example: http://proxy.lib.trentu.ca/login?url=http://www.anyplace.ca
  • DOI - Digital Object Identifier
    • Part of the "Persistent Links" tutorial, our webpage on how a DOI works and how to create a link to a document using DOI.
  • Trent Media
  • Copyright
    • Read about Copyright restrictions and what the Copyright Office can do for you.