Request & Retrieve

Need a book? We'll get it for you!

*Please note: Our stacks are closed because of our COVID-19 precautions, but we're happy to retrieve your request for pickup!

Our "Request and Retrieve" service allows patrons to place holds on StFX items that are in the library and available to circulate (exceptions apply). Items will be retrieved by staff within one business day and made available for pick-up at the Access Services Desk. Patrons will receive an e-mail notification when the item is ready or if there is an issue filling the request.

For more information about this service or to learn how to use the program, please visit the Access Services desk, email or call us at 902-867-2228.

Request & Retrieve Step by Step Instructions


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