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.

February 18 Service Disruption

If you're researching during the early hours of Family Day, the following snippet from an IT notice will be important to you.  Access to library resources, including any databases or e-content that requires off-campus authentication for access, may be UNAVAILABLE during this time.  Try to plan accordingly.

Dear Faculty, Staff and Students,

On February 18th, 2019 between the hours of 3:00am and 7:00am Information Technology is undertaking a maintenance procedure that will necessitate a partial shutdown of services.


The following services will NOT be available for the duration of the outage:

  • All File and Print Services (H: & S: drives)
  • Co-located services including - Library, Athletics, Residence, Print-shop, Student Health, Computer Studies, Forensic Science and Math course servers, Communications media servers.
  • Access to some Web services

Services are planned to be restored by 7:00am February 18th. 

We thank you for your patience in this matter.

For any questions, please contact our Service Desk at or x1010.