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Research & Resources Assistance

Get help navigating the library resources for your research.  Learning & Liaison librarians offer individual assistance, online instruction, guides, and in-class presentations. 

Ways to contact us:

    1. Come to Library Research Consultation behind the living green wall of Bata Library (BL 208). 
      • Ring the bell and come in. 
      • As a rule, we're available weekdays 9am-4pm, but sometimes we're around (or online) outside those hours. See hours.
    2. Email us at library@trentu.ca
      • You'll often get a reply right away, or within 1 working day, depending on our availability.
      • Email gives us the chance to investigate your options before we reply. The more detailed your message is, the more specific our reply can be.
      • If it's an technical issue, we'll have your account information from your email.
    3. Come to the Library Service Desk at Bata or Durham.
      • Simple questions can be answered on the spot.  Lbrary staff may show you relevant guides or resources, or give you direction.
      • If the question is complex, they'll call on experts or advise you how to contact a librarian.
    4. Phone 705-748-1011 ext.7420.
      • This is the number for Library Research Consultation and we could be busy helping others.  Leave a detailed message if there's no answer.

    Client Support Services

      Borrowing, Fines, Library Account, Interlibrary Loans

      Peterborough: See the Contact Client Support page.

      Durham branch: See the Trent University Durham Library contact page.

      Other Options

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      Find more contact information under Departmental Contacts.