Some Library closures for Easter long weekend

Apr 17, 2014 -
All Library services closed Friday, April 18, Waterloo campus Library open Saturday-Sunday.

Final opportunity to give input on Library master space plan

Apr 16, 2014 -

There is still time to give your input and feedback regarding the master space plan for the Waterloo campus Library.

Stop by the display boards on the Library’s main floor and let us know with a comment, or contact our university librarian, Gohar Ashoughian, directly at for more information. (For a sneak peak at the display boards, visit our Facebook page at

Scholars Commons sees over 4,000 visitors in last month

Mar 21, 2014 -
The service, Laurier's online collection of publications and documents created by members of the Laurier community, saw over over 96,000 downloads in the period.

Digital Library and Learning Commons opens at Laurier Brantford

Jan 29, 2014 -
Laurier’s Brantford campus moved a step closer to having its own dedicated library with the grand opening of the new Digital Library and Learning Commons on Jan 29.

Library master space planning process under way

Jan 29, 2014 -

The Laurier Library is putting together a new master space plan that will involve a holistic review of our Waterloo campus Library building in preparation for future changes to the space.

Laurier Library participates in ground-breaking physics publishing initiative

Jan 24, 2014 -

This month saw the launch of the largest open-access scholarly publishing initiative to date, and the Laurier Library is a part of it.

Organized by CERN, Europe’s high-energy physics laboratory near Geneva, Switzerland, the SCOAP3 initiative is working to switch the field of particle-physics publishing to open-access. 

Workers on Floor 3 of Waterloo campus Library Jan. 22-24

Jan 21, 2014 -
Beginning Wednesday, Jan. 22, workers will be on Floor 3 of Laurier's Waterloo campus Library building moving furniture and other items.

Joan Mitchell Travel Award winner announced

Jan 20, 2014 -
Jessica DeWitt, a PhD candidate in the Department of History at the University of Saskatchewan, is the award's inaugural winner.

Education collection move to 4th floor now mostly complete

Jan 3, 2014 -
The Library’s education collection has moved from the third to the fourth floor of the Waterloo campus Library building (with the exception of posters).

Off-campus access issue November 20

Nov 21, 2013 -
From the evening of November 20 to the morning of November 21, a problem with our off-campus proxy server.