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Library Name: Emily Carr University Ron Burnett Library + Learning Commons

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 & general information: 604.844.3840
Reference Desk Phone Numbers 604.844.3082
Email Address for Reference Questions library@ecuad.ca
Writing Centre http://blogs.eciad.ca/wc/
Resources & Services
Discover Layer

Use 'Quick Search' link:

http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/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://guides.ecuad.ca/az.php

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.

Research Guides http://guides.ecuad.ca/
Citation Guides Writing Centre http://blogs.eciad.ca/wc/professional-practice/ or LibGuide http://guides.ecuad.ca/citations
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 https://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/services/reference
Reserves

https://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/services/reserves

Reserves are kept behind the Service Desk.

Interlibrary Loans

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

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

Ejournals http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,guest&custid=s1190300&profile=pfi&groupid=main
Print Journals
  • Print journals housed at the Emily Carr Library are not yet indicated in the journal search. Search for titles individually in the library catalogue.
  • Journals are shelved alphabetically by title. There are no call numbers.
Technical Help
Borrowing Information
Library Cards

Emily Carr Library cards are available 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

Log into My Account to place or see your holds and all items on loan to you.

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 to the book drop outside the library on the 2nd floor when the library is closed.

Equipment & Facilities
Internet Access The computers in the library have Internet access
Wireless Access The library has wireless access
Photocopiers 2 b&w
Printers

1 b&w and 1 colour 

  • b&w letter/legal $0.08
  • colour letter $0.70
  • colour tabloid $1.30
Microfilm/Microfiche n/a
Meeting/Study Rooms

4 group study rooms are located on first floor of the library (1 large study room & 3 small study rooms), http://www.connect.ecuad.ca/library/about/rooms

Emily Carr students may book study rooms at the Service Desk: 604.844.3840 or online at https://ecuad.mywconline.com.

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/studies

Class Timetable n/a
Exam Schedules Based on instructor's course schedule
Campus Maps

Maps and hours for the campus

https://www.connect.ecuad.ca/about/hours

Campus Web Site Map https://www.ecuad.ca/sitemap
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

Hillary Webb, hillarywebb@ecuad.ca