If Ulrich's does not list the journal, do a Web search for the journal title to find a Web site for the publisher. Check to see if the site states that it publishes peer-reviewed papers.
Maximum 20 books at a time on 2 week loan (from U of Guelph, U of Waterloo, or Wilfrid Laurier University). Books may be renewed online or in-person an indefinite number of times barring any holds or recalls on the item.
Annex (off-site storage facility)
May book an appointment to visit the Annex warehouse – call 519-821-7946 locally or 1-800-597-8016 long distance to make an appointment. May request that items be retrieved from the Annex by placing a hold through the library collections search system. Items will be retrieved and made available for pickup at the designated pickup location on the next business day.
Eligible to place holds on books in the general collections at UG, UW, WLU or the Annex. Recalls are not permitted on items charged out.
Material placed on Reserve for course use is not available to alumni and community borrowers.
The Library’s AV collection is available for in-library use with a validated Alumni or community borrower card.
Alumni have access to a subset of electronic resources.
Due to licensing restrictions alumni and community borrowers may only use electronic resources on-campus. This restriction is imposed by the database vendors, and enforced as part of our compliance with license agreements. This is standard practice for all database producers and all academic libraries, and not unique to the University of Guelph.
The Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journal articles.
The Atrium, a University of Guelph institutional repository covers free, full text, quality controlled scholarly University of Guelph resources.
In-Library Wireless Access
Visit the Circulation & Interlibrary Loan desk for a free temporary Guest Access Account.
Archival & Special Collections
The Archival and Special Collections material is available for use in the Archive area only. An identification card is required.
Research help staff are available in the Fall & Winter semesters Mondays — Thursdays 9:00am to 9:00pm, Fridays 9:00am to 4:30pm and Saturdays/Sundays 1:00pm to 4:30pm. Hours are reduced during the spring/summer and between semester periods. Research help is also available online through the Ask chat service.
Material from other libraries may be ordered via Interlibrary Loan. Cost for each satisfied request is $25.00, plus any cost incurred from the lending Library.
Have questions? Contact the Library through our Ask Us service.