Get a StFX Library Card

Library Card

Your StFX ID (not exactly as shown!) is your Library Card.  All students, staff and faculty must have the barcode number (21993...) from their ID card, also referred to as your Novanet number, before beginning the library registration process. 

Get a StFX ID Card

In-Person:

Visit the StFX Safety & Security Services office. 

From a Distance:

Graduate or undergraduate distance students not able to obtain an ID card in person can e-mail StFX Safety & Security Services at security@stfx.ca. Please include:

  • A high quality picture to be used on your ID card
  • A scan of government issued photo ID
  • Your StFX Student ID number
  • Your current mailing address
  • A request to have them e-mail you your Novanet number (barcode) right away 

Activate Your Library Account

Once you have your Novanet number (barcode), we prefer you submit the appropriate online registration form from the options below to activate your account.  In special circumstances, you can also register your account in-person at the Access Services Desk.

Undergraduate Students @ StFX

Graduate or Distance Undergraduate Students

Faculty/Staff

*Members of the general public wishing to register as an Off-Campus Borrower (OCB) must do so in-person at the Access Services desk.  Please remember to bring 2 pieces of government issue ID, with at least one that includes a picture.

More information about library cards.

 

Library News

Fri, September, 4, 2020

Please read the following message from our University Library regarding the reopening of the library on Tuesday, September 8th:

Fri, October, 11, 2019

Since the hack of the University’s systems and subsequent shutdown of our local servers in November of 2018, library staff have been working to restore access to our digital collections (yearbooks, StFX... Read more

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