Library News

Digital Collections Temporarily Unavailable

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 collections, please contact Margaret Vail (mvail@stfx.ca) for assistance. We regret any inconvenience this may cause and ask for your continued patience as we update our systems to provide a more stable user experience.

Off-Campus Google Scholar Access

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, those affected can still use Google Scholar by logging into your personal google account and setting St. Francis Xavier University as your library.

Gael Stream Unavailable

Please note that there in no access to Gael Stream at this time.  Access to other digital collections is also limited in certain cases.  IT Services and our external hosts are working to repair the issue as quickly as possible, however we do not have a timeframe for the completion of this work.  We will notify the campus community and general public as updates are available.  We regret any inconvenience this has caused.

Library News

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

Wed, January, 16, 2019

Please note that there in no access to Gael Stream at this time.  Access to other digital collections is also limited in certain cases.  IT Services and our external hosts are working to repair the issue... Read more