Borrowing

Contact:

Manager, Access Services
Kris MacSween
Phone: (902) 867-4917
Fax: (902) 867-5153
Circulation Desk
Email: circdesk@stfx.ca
Phone: 902-867-2228
Fax: (902) 867-5153

 

  • 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 Circulation 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.)

How do I get a library card?
How do I borrow books and CDs?
How long can I keep books and CDs?
How do I renew an item?
Where do I return books and CDs?
What happens if I forget to return a book or CD or if I lose an item?
How do I pay a fine?

More about Borrowing

Library News

Fri, August, 23, 2019

Please be advised the we will be delaying our opening on Wednseday, August 28th to 10:15am, closing normally at 4:30pm.  We regret any inconvenience this may cause.

Wed, June, 19, 2019

We are happy to announce that access to Gaelstream has been partially restored on a new host (https://stfx.cairnrepo.org/islandora/object/... Read more

Mon, June, 17, 2019

Please be advised that we are migrating our Digital Collections to a new platform over the next few weeks and access to these collections will be limited. If you have an urgent need for items from any of these... Read more

Wed, April, 24, 2019

In an effort to provide a higher level of service to our patrons, the Angus L. Macdonald would like to inform all users that our hours of operation for 2019-20 will change for each academic semester, effective... Read more

Tue, March, 19, 2019

Please be advised that Google Scholar is not working for off-campus users when accessed via the the Angus L. MacDonald Library website.  Off-campus users will not see the “Check for full text @ X” link, however... Read more