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BC ELN Virtual Reference Initiative Library Policy Page

Library Name: Emily Carr University Library

Library Homepage http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library
General Information
Library Branches n/a
Service Hours http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/about/hours
Library Policies http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/about/borrow
Library Floor Plans n/a
Circulation/Checkout/
Loans Phone Numbers
Loans, circ. & general information: 604.844.3840
Reference Desk Phone Numbers 604.844.3840
Email Address for Reference Questions library@ecuad.ca
Writing Centre http://blogs.eciad.ca/wc/
Resources & Services
Discover Layer Connect through the 'SEARCH THE LIBRARY CATALOGUE' link: http://www.ecuad.ca/student-life/campus-amenities/library
Library Catalogue http://emilycarr.bc.catalogue.libraries.coop/eg/opac/home?physical_loc=610&locg=

Library Databases

Browse ALL databases or Browse databases by subject. Select database title from the alphabetized menu and click on the connect link within database description. Login using your ECU email  username and password:

http://cufts2.lib.sfu.ca/CRDB/BVAVSA

Database Authentication

Browse ALL databases or Browse databases by subject. Select database title from the alphabetized menu and click on the connect link within database description. Login using your ECU email  username and password:

http://cufts2.lib.sfu.ca/CRDB/BVAVSA

Research Guides http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/researchguides
Citation Guides http://blogs.eciad.ca/researchskills/citation-guides/
Instruction Send your request for a library instruction session to: library@ecuad.ca or contact a librarian directly to schedule a meeting: http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/contact
List of Librarians http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/contact
Reserves Reserves are kept behind the Circulation Desk.
Interlibrary Loans

http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/services/ILLFAQs

http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/services/mediabookings

Ejournals http://cufts2.lib.sfu.ca/CJDB/BVAVSA/browse
Print Journals

Print journals housed at the Emily Carr Library are indicated in the journal search: http://cufts2.lib.sfu.ca/CJDB/BVAVSA/browse

Journals are shelved alphabetically by title. There are no call numbers.

Technical Help  http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/resources/its
Borrowing Information
Library Cards

Emily Carr Library cards are avaiable for:

  • Current Emily Carr students
  • Current Emily Carr faculty
  • Community borrowers
  • Continuing Studies students, Certificate students and Teens registered in the Teen Institute.
Loan Periods http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/about/borrow
Holds/Recalls/Requests

http://emilycarr.bc.catalogue.libraries.coop/eg/opac/home?physical_loc=610&locg=

http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/contact

Renewals http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/about/borrow
Fines/Penalties http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/about/borrow
Borrowing Policies http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/about/borrow
Library Account Information

http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/contact

Book Drop

You can return library materials in the book drop in the North Building when the Library is closed.

Equipment & Facilities
Internet Access The north & south Emily Carr buildings have Internet access
Wireless Access The north & south Emily Carr buildings have wireless access
Photocopiers 2 b&w
Printers 1 b&w and 1 colour
Microfilm/Microfiche n/a
Meeting/Study Rooms

2 group study rooms are located on the second floor of the Emily Carr Library (1 large study room & 1 small study room), http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/about/rooms

Emily Carr students may book study rooms at the Circulation Desk: 604.844.3840.

Computer Labs Curriculum computer labs, http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/resources/its
Campus Information
Academic Calendar

http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/studentservices/schedule

http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/admissions

http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/studies

Class Timetable n/a
Exam Schedules Based on instructor's course schedule
Campus Maps http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/resources/campusmaps
Campus Web Site Map n/a
Other Resources
Slide Collection

The use and borrowing privileges are restricted to Emily Carr faculty and students.

The slide collection is a browsing collection.

Please note, artist names and genre of work are listed in the online catalogue. However, the number of slides for each genre of work is NOT listed.

AskAway Local Administrator(s)

Danuta Zwierciadlowski, danutaz@ecuad.ca