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 Check for updates regularly on our COVID-19 Alert Page.

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

Glossary: URL and Web Address


This is a term used to locate a particular webpage. It's the address at which the page is located. URL stands for "Uniform Resource Locator". Every web document has one.

You can find the URL in the "Address Bar" of your web browser.

For information on how to read and understand a URL, see our webpage on Evaluating Websites.