Document Delivery - Information for Other Institutions

Information for Other Institutions

Library Symbol NSAS
Library Name  St. Francis Xavier University, Angus L. Macdonald Library
Address Document Delivery
P.O. Box 5000
Antigonish NS B2G 2W5
Telephone (902) 867-2421
FAX (902) 867-5153
Email (General enquiries/Renseignements généraux)
Library Type University Library



StFX ILL Policy

Monographs 3 weeks, renewals
Serials No loan

Loan – CAUL/CDBUA, ACMC, CARL, COPPUL, OCUL, OONL and all non-profit Atlantic libraries: no charge; other Canadian libraries: $8.00; American and international libraries: $35.00
Photocopy – CAUL/CDBUA & OONL: no charge; ACMC, CARL, COPPUL, OCUL and all non-profit Atlantic libraries: $5.00 per article; other Canadian libraries: $8.00 per article; American and international libraries: $15.00 per article

Replacement – Cost of item + $20.00

Other – Urgent service: CAUL/CDBUA & OONL: no charge; all other Canadian libraries: $10.00 surcharge; American and international libraries: $20.00 surcharge + standard fee + courier costs

Payment Invoiced semi-annual – January, July
Not for Loan films
special collections
theses (some exceptions apply)
video recordings
other – CD-ROM
Comments Libraries without protocol software or access to AMICUS should use the Council of Atlantic University Libraries - Document Delivery Group (CAUL-DDG) web request form for requests. Libraries with protocol version 1 software such as AVISO or InterLEND should use Generic Script format to send ILL requests. Information, instruction, and the form itself are available here

Library News

Tue, June, 30, 2020

The Angus L. Macdonald Library is pleased to announce the launch of its curbside pickup program.  Pickups will be available Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm, excluding holidays beginning on Thursday, July 2nd. ... Read more

Tue, June, 23, 2020

Please be advised that EBSCO is having issues with multiple platforms.  Please go to for the latest status report.

Fri, May, 8, 2020

Please see the announcement from RefWorks regarding planned downtime for Saturday May 9th below.

Dear RefWorks Community, 

Thu, March, 19, 2020

Effective immediately, the library will be closed until further notice.  We will strive to maintain as many services as possible.  Reference librarians will be available to help you with your research by making... Read more

Wed, March, 18, 2020

Please be advised that RefWorks and its associated programs will be unavailable for a few hours on Saturday, March 21st.  For completed details, see the message from the service provider below:

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