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Welcome to the McGill Library à la maison

General Information & FAQs

COVID-19 Library FAQs

Borrowing from the library

Our Terrace-side print book pick-up is currently available to McGill students for materials in the McLennan-Redpath Library Building, the Islamic Studies Library, the Marvin Duchow Music Library, and the Nahum Gelber Law Library (some exclusions apply). Please consult our Terrace Pick-up Service page for more information.

Digitization of Rare and Primary Materials

The ROAAr (Rare & Special Collections, Osler, Art, and Archives) department is now offering a digitization service as the reading room remains closed until further notice. For more information on eligible material and to find the request form, visit ROAAr Digitization on Demand.

Specialized Software and Databases

Some of our specialized data or finance resources can only be accessed from specific computers. Computers from the Data Lab can be accessed remotely from here. The Finance Lab has access to some of its terminals, more information can be found here.

Due dates & fines

Outstanding fines can be reconciled when the library re-opens. In the meantime, if you wish to pay a fine over the phone, please email to schedule a phone appointment with one of the library supervisors.

InterLibrary Loan 

The ILL service is being maintained for article and chapter requests at this time. Please consult their webpage for more information. 

Article Scanning Service

The document delivery service has been suspended until further notice.

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