Library Tours and Workshops


In-person library tours have been suspended due to COVID-19.


Library Workshops

The Library provides a variety of library skills workshops, including Library Research 101, Managing References with RefWorks, Citing Your Sources, and Data, among others. The workshop schedule is available here. Workshops are free of charge and open to all. Participants can choose a workshop and register online. 

Recorded versions of the current workshops are being made available on the Library Workshops & Tutorials channel on Microsoft Stream.


In-Class Hands-On Workshops

Must be scheduled at least one week in advance of class.

Faculty can book a hands-on workshop for their class in any of the following areas:

  • Catalogue searching
  • Introduction to online resources (including our new website and catalogue)
  • Database searching
  • RefWorks (citation management software)

Contact your Liaison Librarian to plan a session for your class, or contact Laurinda Matheson at 867-4883 or

Students can also talk to their Liaison Librarian about the sessions listed above.


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 ( Read more