Update to off-campus login process completed

Sep 3, 2014 -
The Library has changed its off-campus access process so that users can log in from off-campus with their Network Logins.

Archives now available by appointment

Aug 29, 2014 -

The Laurier Archives remains closed to drop-in visits due to recent flooding, but we are now able to accommodate visiting researchers on an appointment-only basis.

Contact us at 519-884-0710 ext. 3906 or and we can make arrangements for you to see any of our materials at a mutually agreed upon time at an alternate location in the Waterloo campus Library.

Library closed for Labour Day long weekend

Aug 29, 2014 -

Laurier Library locations will be closed Saturday through Monday of the Labour Day long weekend, reopening Tuesday morning.

This applies the Waterloo campus Library, the Social Work Library, and the Brantford Digital Library and Learning Commons. (The Brantford Public Library is open Saturday.)

For complete information on our hours of operation, visit

We hope you have a safe and enjoyable holiday, and will see you next week for the start of a brand new term.

Floor 1 elevators now open, Archives area remains closed

Aug 14, 2014 -
Please note that the Laurier Archives and Floor 1 offices remain closed.

Services and Help Desk now on Floor 2

Aug 6, 2014 -

Our main Services and Help Desk has returned to its permanent location on Floor 2 of the Waterloo campus Library.

Floor 1 of Waterloo campus Library, including Archives, closed due to flooding

Aug 4, 2014 -
Please continue to watch this space for updates on this developing situation. Users should expect delays and building access challenges.

Floor 7 now open

Jul 29, 2014 -
Work on the floor has been completed - users are welcome to return to this area of the Library.

Rotating floor closures for fire alarm replacement (updated)

Jul 15, 2014 -
There have been a number of recent updates to scheduling for this project.

TRELLIS Update July 21

Jul 14, 2014 -

On July 21, 2014, between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm, Laurier and its partners in the TriUniversity Group of Libraries (TUG) will be implementing the most recent version of the TRELLIS catalogue system.

This update is required in order to improve Primo/TRELLIS interoperability, and will dramatically improve the accessibility of TRELLIS.

You can test drive this update now by visiting the new version of TRELLIS.

Selfie-directed learning a snap

Jul 9, 2014 -
Laurier Librarian Anne Kelly participates in innovative group teaching project