Gaelstream Access Partially Restored

We are happy to announce that access to Gaelstream has been partially restored on a new host (  The available files are from the Cape Breton Folklore Collection, however more items will be added throughout the summer. 

We are still in the process of quality assurance, so users may experience issues with the available content and we ask for your continued patience as we develop the site and new interface.  To speed the process along, we are seeking support from our users and ask that if you encounter any errors or issues with Gaelstream, to please report them to

Please be advised that file URLs are not permanent and are subject to change, so be cautious when bookmarking or citing files.




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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