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.

New E-Books from Canadian University Presses

Trent University Library acquires e-books from the Association of Canadian University Presses (ACUP) as these become available.  The latest publications from McGill-Queen's and Wilfrid Laurier University Presses include Prof. Heather Nicols' book The Fence and the Bridge: Geopolitics and Identity Along the Canada US Border.   Other recent acquisitions include:

  • Aboriginal Rights Claims and the Making and Remaking of History  / by Arthur J. Ray
  • Awkward Politics: Technologies of Popfeminist Activism /  by Carrie Smith-Prei and Maria Stehle
  • Doing Community-Based Research: Perspectives from the Field / by Greg Halseth, et al.
  • The Form of Politics: Aristotle and Plato on Friendship / by John von Heyking
  • Guerrilla Aesthetics: Art, Memory, and the West German Urban Guerrilla / by Kimberly Mair
  • The Independence of South Sudan: The Role of Mass Media in the Responsibility to Prevent / by Walter C. Soderlund and E. Donald Briggs
  • Literary Land Claims: The "Indian Land Question" from Pontiac's War to Attawapiskat / by Margery Fee
  • Struggling for Social Citizenship: Disabled Canadians, Income Security, and Priministerial Eras / by Michael J. Prince

These e-books are available by searching TOPCAT, the Library online catalogue, or Scholars Portal Books.

To find more books from ACUP, search "ACUP E-Book" as a keyword in TOPCAT.