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.

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.