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.

Bata Library Hours for the Winter Reading Period

Bata Library Hours for the Winter Vacation & Reading Period

Bata Library will close for Winter Vacation at 5:00 pm on Thursday, December 22, 2017 inclusive to Tuesday, January 3, 2017. The Library re-opens Wednesday, January 4, 2017 and will be open Wednesday, January 4 to Friday, January 6 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.  The Library is closed Saturday, January 7 and Sunday, January 8.  Regular academic term Library Hours resume Monday, January 9, 2017. 

The library catalogue (TOPCAT) and the library’s licensed electronic resources are available 24/7 during the winter holidays.   With a myTrent username and password students and faculty have access to scholarly e-books and e-journals, online indexes, digitized primary sources and streaming media.    

The Librarians and Staff of Bata Library wish all students, faculty and library clients a happy and restful Holiday. We look forward to seeing you in January. 

For information on other university closures, click here