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.
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.
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
- 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.