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Library Homepage  http://library.douglascollege.ca
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General Information

Library Branches There is a library at each campus - New Westminster and Coquitlam http://library.douglascollege.ca/about
Service Hours http://library.douglascollege.ca/contact-us/hours
Library Policies http://library.douglascollege.ca/about/library-policies/access-policies
Library Floor Plans There are two levels at each campus library. The circulating collection in on the upper level at the New Westminster campus and on the lower level at the Coquitlam campus.
Circulation/ Checkout/
Loans Phone Numbers

New Westminster Campus Library: 604-527-5568
Coquitlam Campus Library: 604-777-6130

Reference Desk
Phone Numbers

New Westminster Campus Reference Desk: 604-527-5176
Coquitlam Campus Reference Desk: 604-777-6131

Email Address for Reference Questions researchhelp@douglascollege.ca
Phone Number for Text Message Reference 604-227-3620
Text service information http://library.douglascollege.ca/research-help/ask-a-librarian/text-librarian

 

Resources & Services

Library Catalogue http://orca.douglascollege.ca/
Library Search (Discovery Layer) http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx? authtype=ip,guest&custid=s5672421&groupid=main&profid=eds
Indexes & Databases http://library.douglascollege.ca/articles-databases
Google Scholar link https://library.douglascollege.ca/articles- databases/popular-databases/google-scholar
Database Authentication http://library.douglascollege.ca/services/computers/off-campus-access
Subject Guides http://library.douglascollege.ca/guides/subject-guide
Citation Guides http://library.douglascollege.ca/guides/cite-sources
Instruction http://library.douglascollege.ca/faculty/research-skills
List of Librarians

http://library.douglascollege.ca/faculty/liason-librarian-program
http://library.douglascollege.ca/contact-us/department-directory

Reserves http://orca.douglascollege.ca/screens/reserve.html
Interlibrary Loans http://library.douglascollege.ca/services/students/borrowing/interlibrary-loans
Ejournals Check the Journal Titles at the Library database for holdings. http://atoz.ebsco.com/Titles/1460
Print Journals Print journals are shelved alphabetically by title. Check the Journal Titles at the Library database for holdings. http://atoz.ebsco.com/Titles/1460
Technical Help http://library.douglascollege.ca/services/computers/off-campus-access
Writing Centre Contact https://www.douglascollege.ca/student-services/tutoring/learning-centre
eResources Emergency Contact Christian Guillou: guillouc@douglascollege.ca604-527-5184

 

Borrowing Information

Library Cards http://library.douglascollege.ca/faqs/borrowing
Loan Periods http://library.douglascollege.ca/services/students/borrowing/loan-periods
Holds / Recalls / Requests http://library.douglascollege.ca/services/students/borrowing/holds-requests
Renewals http://library.douglascollege.ca/services/students/borrowing/renewals
Fines / Penalties http://library.douglascollege.ca/services/students/borrowing/fines
Borrowing Policies

http://library.douglascollege.ca/about/library-policies/access-policies

List of Reciprocal Borrowing Libraries:
http://library.douglascollege.ca/books-dvds/borrowing-from-other-libraries/borrow-books-in-person

Library Account Information http://orca.douglascollege.ca/patroninfo.html
After hours book returns  

 

Equipment & Facilities

Internet Access https://www.douglascollege.ca/student-services/essential-resources/it-services/logins-passwords#wifi
Wireless Access https://www.douglascollege.ca/student-services/essential-resources/it-services/logins-passwords#wifi
Photocopiers http://library.douglascollege.ca/faqs/print-copy-scan
Printers http://library.douglascollege.ca/faqs/print-copy-scan
Microfilm / Microfiche  
Meeting / Study Rooms Group study rooms are located at both libraries and they can be booked online https://rhlibraryapps1.douglascollege.ca/day.php? or by calling the circulation desk at New Westminster: 604-527-5568 or the circulation desk at Coquitlam: 604-777-6130
 Computer Labs

New Westminster:http://www.douglascollege.ca/student-services/essential-resources/it-services/computer-labs
Coquitlam: http://www.douglascollege.ca/student-services/essential-resources/it-services/computer-labs

 

Campus Information

Academic Calendar http://www.douglascollege.ca/programs-courses/catalogue/programs
Class Timetable https://banserv2.douglas.bc.ca/prod/bwysched.p_select_term?wsea_code=CRED
Exam Schedules http://registrar.douglas.bc.ca/exam.htm
Campus Maps http://www.douglascollege.ca/about-douglas/campus-information
Campus Web Site Map  

 

Other Resources

FAQ http://library.douglascollege.ca/faqs/borrowing
AskAway Local Coordinator(s) Shannon Moist (staff scheduling):
moists@douglascollege.ca, 604-527-5190

Shannon Moist (systems & technical):
moists@douglascollege.ca, 604-527-5190
Library Staff FAQ  
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