Library tutorial PRIMO site of the month

Dec 5, 2014 -
One of the Library’s online video tutorials, “Developing a Research Question,” has been selected as the ACRL Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials Online (PRIMO) site of the month for November.

Winner of the 2014 Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction visits Laurier

Nov 14, 2014 -
Arno Kopecky, winner of the 2014 Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction for The Oil Man and the Sea: Navigating the Northern Gateway, visited the university Nov. 13.

Inquiring Minds: Where's Franklin?

Nov 14, 2014 -

You’ve probably heard of Where’s Waldo, but you may not have heard of one of the greatest mysteries of the nineteenth century — Where’s Franklin?

RefWorks access to expire in 2015

Nov 13, 2014 -
RefWorks users: to avoid the loss of your citation data, please backup and/or export your files before May 29, 2015.

Library now accepting course reserves requests for Winter 2015

Nov 7, 2014 -
Course reserves requests for the Winter 2015 term are currently being accepted. Turning in your lists before December 1st will ensure materials are ready for students at the beginning of the term.

Maca Suazo latest artist featured in Exhibits in the Library series

Nov 5, 2014 -
"Library Love: Mixed media" includes book-inspired paintings viewable in our main floor exhibit space.

Laurier Library appoints Gordon Bertrand to role of associate university librarian

Oct 14, 2014 -
Bertrand has been appointed to the role of associate university librarian: information resources and scholarly communication for a five year term.

Library to open new Waterloo campus exhibit space

Sep 19, 2014 -

The Laurier Library is pleased to announce the grand opening of a new exhibition space featuring work by members of the Laurier community. The opening will take place Sept. 25 at 3:30 p.m. on the main floor of Laurier’s Waterloo campus library.

In addition to launching the first exhibit in the new space, the opening will feature a special announcement regarding a new Library Culture Series featuring Laurier artists, authors and musicians.

Course reserves move behind Services & Help Desk

Sep 15, 2014 -

Based on feedback from faculty members, the Waterloo campus Library has made adjustments to its open system of course reserves in order to improve access and security.

Reserves are now located behind the Library Services & Help Desk on Floor 2. With this new location, users may continue to browse the shelves, but staff will be stationed close by to monitor the area and to provide help and information regarding our reserve policies.

New PaperCut Print Management System now at Waterloo campus Library

Sep 10, 2014 -

Laurier’s Waterloo campus has adopted a new campus-wide print management system, called PaperCut, and the system is now up and running at the Library.

New photocopier/printers are available for use on on floors 2 through 6 as part of the upgrade. In addition to paid printing and photocopying, the new machines are available for free scanning use.

Users who are on-site can now send jobs to Library printers both wirelessly from their own laptops or using the public computers in the building.