In response to COVID-19 the library building is closed until further notice and library services are changing.


Alumni Card

Alumni cards provide free access to physical library resources, and access to a selection of online electronic resources.

There are Several Ways to get a Free Alumni Card

Alumni library accounts expire every 2 years.

Your Password

In order to access My Account online, you'll need to login using the email address we have on file for you, and the password you selected. If you cannot remember your password, you may have to reset your Omni password.

Borrowing Privileges

The Omni search tool will give you access to the University of Guelph Library collection.

Please see Borrowing Policy for details on your borrowing privileges.

Access to Online Resources

We are pleased to offer you a collection of online resources. When we negotiate online resource access contracts with vendors, we try to include alumni access to resources. The list of Alumni Online Resources will grow as we negotiate deals with vendors who allow alumni to access their resources.

The Directory of Open Access Journals service contains free, full text, scientific and scholarly journal articles.

The Atrium, the University of Guelph institutional repository, contains free, full text, scholarly University of Guelph publications.

WiFi Access

Please visit the Ask Us Desk for access to the campus wifi internet.

Learn more about guest wifi access.

Access to Library Computers

Please visit the Ask Us Desk to acquire a login to access the library public computers.