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Coquitlam Library
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General Information

Library Branches There is a library at each campus - New Westminster and Coquitlam
Service Hours Service hours can be found on the homepage footer. Today's hours are also shown scrolling at the top right of page. See the full list of semester hours:
Library 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 contact
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
Phone Number for Text Message Reference 604-227-3620
Text service information

Resources & Services

Library Catalogue Classic catalogue is now closed. Please direct users to our OneSearch (EDS) on the library mainpage:
Library Search (Discovery Layer) Accessible via the "OneSearch" on the library mainpage
or directly via,guest&custid=s5672421&groupid=main&profid=eds
Indexes & Databases
Google Scholar link
Database Authentication
Subject Guides
Assignment Guides
Citation Guides
List of Librarians
Interlibrary Loans
Ejournals Check the Journal Titles at the Library database for holdings.,guest&custid=s5672421&groupid=main
Print Journals Print journals are shelved alphabetically by title. Check the Journal Titles at the Library database for holdings.,guest&custid=s5672421&groupid=main
Technical Help Troubleshooting tips for patrons having issues logging into electronic resources or authenticating with OpenAthens
Writing/Learning Centre Contact
eResources Emergency Contact Christian Guillou:, 604-527-5184

Borrowing Information

Library Cards
Loan Periods
Holds / Recalls / Requests
Fines / Penalties
Borrowing Policies
List of Reciprocal Borrowing Libraries:
Library Account Information
After hours book returns

Equipment & Facilities

Internet Access
Wireless Access (Wi-Fi)
Microfilm / Microfiche A microfilm/fiche reader is available on the second floor of New Westminster campus Library
Meeting / Study Rooms Group study rooms are located at both libraries and they can be booked online or by calling the circulation desk at New Westminster: 604-527-5568 or the circulation desk at Coquitlam: 604-777-6130

Study rooms at the Anvil Office Tower can be booked using the Extron screen mounted outside each study room OR via Office 365. Please refer to the Quick Start Guide for booking procedures. More information is available on the Room Technology List: Note: there is no circulation desk at the Anvil Office Tower but the Anvil Office Tower security desk can be reached at 604-777-6666
 Computer Labs

Campus Information

Academic Calendar
Class Timetable
Exam Schedules
Campus Maps General info and hours see:
New Westminster / Anvil see: Campus Guide New Westminster / Anvil Office Tower 2020-2021
Coquitlam see: Campus Guide Coquitlam 2020-2021
Campus Web Site Map

Other Resources

FAQ Library FAQs
Research FAQs
AskAway Local Coordinator(s) Shannon Moist, 604-527-5189
Back-up Phone Number If the Douglas College AskAway librarian is absent from shift and you cannot reach our AskAway Coordinator please call the Reference Desks at NW: 604-527-5176 or CO: 604-777-6131  
Library Staff FAQ Internal access only for Staff and Librarians to LibGuides based FAQ and manuals. 
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