University of Guelph Library

University of Guelph Library tag line "Changing Lives, Improving Life" (JPG 10kb)

University of Guelph Library Ask Us! Service button and link to the initiative (PNG 6kb)

Services section title and link to its homepage (PNG – 6kb)

Explore Our Services

Text Size: S M L XL

The Library offers many services for students, faculty, and staff. We're only too pleased to be of service.

Note: Please keep in mind that some services may also appear under other headings such as Get Assistance.

  • Service Hours
    Hours of opening for the many service points in the Library, in person and virtually.
  • Ask Us
    Ask Us Research Help is a combined service to assist library patrons with all their research needs. If Ask Us staff can't find the answer they will find someone who can.
  • Author Rights, Copyright and Publishing Support
    Explore your publishing options and learn how to better protect your rights as an author.
  • Borrowing
    General borrowing and circulation information for students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community borrowers of the University of Guelph Library
  • Data Resource Centre
    The DRC, a partner in the Learning Commons and with Tri-University Data Resources, facilitates access to statistical, numerical, and GIS data. Come here for census data, satellite photos etc.
  • Data Consultation and Management Support
    Learn how to develop a data management strategy to ensure that your data is reliably stored and preserved.
  • Course Reserves & e-Learning
    Information for students and instructors on how to obtain or submit course reserves and e-learning materials.
  • Docurama
    Documentaries from around the world are presented in this series; sponsored by the Library and the Central Students Association.
  • Information Resources
    The Information Resources team is primarily responsible for acquiring, making available and ongoing management of resources in a wide variety of formats (digital, print, DVD and audio-visual materials and micro-formats).
  • Interlibrary Loan
    Contains information about interlibrary loan (ILL) procedures and document delivery.
  • Learning Services
    A partner in the Learning Commons, Learning Services provides a comprehensive array of programs, services, and resources to enhance the learning, academic performance, and self-management skills of both undergraduate and graduate students. We serve as a resource to the campus community and support faculty, TAs and staff in their efforts to enhance student learning.
  • Library Accessibility Services
    The LAS offers a range of services, software, and technology that enables students with disabilities to read, write and research more effectively.
  • Open Access Support
    Discover how the various open access options can give your scholarly output greater impact.
  • Research & Scholarly Communication
    Throughout the research process, the RE&SC team will work with you in the areas of information management, data curation, dissemination, publication, collaboration and long-term preservation.
  • Supported Learning Groups Program
    In partnership with the Learning Commons, the SLG Program provides group study sessions led by trained peer helpers.
  • Writing Services
    A partner with the Learning Commons, Writing Services works with undergraduate and graduate students, TAs, and faculty to enhance academic writing and thinking at the University of Guelph.
  • Where is It?
    Maps and guides to finding things in University of Guelph's McLaughlin Library and the Ontario Vetrerinary College's Library and Learning Commons.

Quick Links