Borrowing

 

  • All registered students, faculty and staff at St. Francis Xavier University (StFX) are eligible to borrow library materials. This includes retired faculty, alumni and staff.
  • Members of the community, who are 18 years of age or older, may apply for a borrower’s card at the Access Services Desk.
  • A valid library card must be presented to borrow material.
  • Remote access to electronic library resources is restricted to StFX faculty, students and staff.
  • Confidentiality of the information in library records is protected and is not shared with outside sources.
  • Click here for a detailed list of our policies and procedures (i.e., fines, returns, renewals, borrowing periods, etc.)

Find out more about borrowing, plus much more by visiting our Knowledge Base.

 

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