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Services for Community/TAL Borrowers

General Information
Borrowing Guidelines with a Community Card
Borrowing Guidelines with an Alberta Library (TAL) Card
Access to Library Materials
Fines Payment
Access to Research Assistance
Other Library Services
Selected Web Links

General Information

Welcome to the University of Lethbridge Library. Although the Library's priority is to provide resources and services to UofL students, faculty and staff, we are also pleased to serve the community. If you have any questions about our resources or services, just Ask Us!

Library Hours

Noise, Cell Phones, Equitable Access to Computers and More

Access to Library


Access to Library Materials

General Borrowing Guidelines

Library Card Choices

Connecting to Electronic Resources

  • Summon Search
    Search for books, videos, CDs, DVDs, journal titles, government documents and more (No full text available off campus)
  • Electronic Resources
    • On Campus: Complete collection of electronic indexes and databases, ejournals, ebooks, government documents, reference tools and more
    • Off Campus: Access some free indexes/databases available via the Web—most of which are abstracts/indexes and not full text. Most subscription titles (electronic journals, ebooks, databases and indexes) restricted to current UofL students, faculty and staff.
    • Other Possibilities: Individuals may be able to obtain access to a variety of electronic products via their local, public, library. It is also possible to visit any academic library that is accessible to the public. Most allow "walk-in" traffic to search any of their resources on site via publicly accessible computers.

Fines Payment

All outstanding fines must be paid in full before library privileges are updated.  Fines payment may be made by:

  • visiting the Library Services Desk on Level 10
  • mailing a cheque to:
    Library Services Desk
    University of Lethbridge Library
    4401 University Drive
    Lethbridge, AB  T1K 3M4
    (Please make cheque payable to the University of Lethbridge Library)

Access to Research Assistance

Other Library Services

Computers in the Library

Study Spaces

Photocopying in the Library

Printing in the Library

  • Printing available from stand-up computer stations using a guest Bridge Bucks card purchased from the Bridge Bucks machine near the Library entrance. [More info on Bridge Bucks]
  • Search results can be saved via email, on disc and USB key

Interlibrary Loan Service

  • This service is not available through the University Library, but may be offered through a local public library.

Selected Web Links

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