News

Ares upgrade to take place April 22

Apr 15, 2015 -

Ares will be unavailable starting at 9 a.m. on April 22, 2015 due to software maintenance. Barring any unforeseen issues, full service will be restored on April 23 (or sooner).

We regret any inconvenience to our users. Please email any questions to libreserves@wlu.ca or call ext. 3413.

In the meantime, you may continue to submit course readings for the intersession and summer terms.

Laurier plans to integrate Robert Langen Art Gallery into University Library

Apr 10, 2015 -
The university has announced plans to create exhibition space in the University Library as part of a strategy to integrate the Robert Langen Art Gallery into the library operations.

Laurier Undergraduate Journal for the Arts launches on Scholars Commons

Apr 2, 2015 -
The Laurier Undergraduate Journal of the Arts has launched on the university's institutional repository, Scholars Commons at Laurier.

Library to create Outdoor Study Gathering Space and Garden

Apr 1, 2015 -
Thanks to generous donations from Laurier’s Student Life Levy and the Audrey and Donald Campbell Foundation, the Library will be creating a new outdoor Study Gathering Space and Garden adjacent to its Waterloo campus building.

TRELLIS migration to be finalized April 20

Mar 16, 2015 -
TUG will be decommissioning the older version of TRELLIS on April 20th, 2015.

WLU Press to integrate with Laurier Library

Mar 11, 2015 -
WLU Press will be integrated into the administrative structure of the Wilfrid Laurier University Library. The integration will preserve the Press while supporting the development of a new Culture and Learning Commons at the University.

We're redesigning our eBook platform and need your help!

Mar 2, 2015 -
Please complete a five-minute survey to help determine what improvements should be incorporated into the new interface.

Librarian's research on Open Access featured in Open Shelf magazine

Mar 2, 2015 -
Ongoing research on faculty attitudes to Open Access publishing was recently featured in Open Shelf magazine.

Laurier librarian wins writing award

Feb 11, 2015 -
Librarian Pauline Dewan was the recent recipient of the 2015 RUSA Reference Service Press Award.

Changes to Library hours for Winter 2015

Feb 11, 2015 -

In the second half of the Winter 2015 term, the Waterloo campus Library will have fewer after-midnight opening hours than in other recent terms.

Hours are being reduced only during times when usage data indicates very low activity at our service desk. The reductions also take into account the availability at the affected times of other study locations on campus, such as the 24 Hour Lounge and Concourse.

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