Music / Audio Visual / Microform Room

Contact:

Mary Rose Laureys
Phone: (902) 867-2216
Fax: (902) 867-5153
email: mlaureys@stfx.ca

Location: 3rd floor, entering from Chater Hall (see map)

The Music/AV/Microform Room contains our audio and visual recordings, as well as our microform collection of newspapers, journals and other sources, all of which are searchable through our online catalogue.

A telephone with a direct line to the Circulation Desk is provided for access to the collection outside regular office hours.

Music/AV/Microform Room Features:

  • 3 listening stations (1 CD, 1 cassette, 1 LP)
  • 2 viewing stations (TV with VCR and DVD player)
  • 2 microform viewing stations (1 microfilm/fiche reader, 1 digital microform scanner)

Borrowing Guidelines:

  • CDs (3-day loan) – limit of 3 at a time (some exceptions apply)
  • Videos and DVDs (1-day loan) – limit of 1 at a time 
  • Reserve items (3-hour loan) – limit of 1 at a time

Items "For Use in Library Only":

  • All microform
  • Records 
  • Audio cassettes
  • CD box sets
  • Reserve material

Replication Services:

Our office also provides replication services when time permits. For copies of obituary notices or articles from our microform collection, please provide the title, volume, year, issue, and page of the serial, as well as the name of the deceased or title/author of the article.

Library News

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