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Library Hours & Location

Library Services is located in Room 120 on the 1st floor across from the Bookstore.

Effective March 20, 2020, and until further notice, the College of the Rockies Library is closed. Research and reference support services remain available online as do all online collections and databases. There is no access to physical collections, library spaces or equipment. Updates available from https://cotr.bc.ca/coronavirus-information/.

Borrowed and Returning Library Items

  • All loan periods for currently checked out books and other physical items, are extended until May 30, 2020. This date may be extended as the situation warrants.
  • Please hold onto any items you have checked out until further notice. All late fees and fines will be waived from March 18 onwards until the situation changes
  • If you need to return items (if you are leaving town, for example), you can use our book drop, located to the left of the Library entrance, as long as the campus remains open.
  • Community patrons, please keep your items until further notice. Due dates will be extended and overdue fines will be waived.

Online Research & Reference Assistance: 

  • Via AskAway, with College Library staff:
    Monday–Friday: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (Mountain Time)
  • AskAway, provides extended hours for 1-on-1 help beyond the Colleges’ Library hours. All hours are staffed by expert staff from libraries across BC, see below:
  • Monday - Thursday 10am - 10pm MTN
  • Friday 10am - 6pm MTN
  • Saturday 12pm - 6pm MTN
  • Sunday 11am - 10pm MTN
  • Via Email at library@cotr.bc.ca 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
    • Questions are normally answered within 24 hours on weekdays

 

 

 

 


Please note that hours differ between semesters - scroll down to view Library hours in full.


FALL/WINTER

Days of Week Hours of Operation
Monday to Thursday 8 am to 8 pm
Friday 8 am to 5 pm
Saturday 10 am to 4 pm
Sunday 12 noon to 4 pm
   
Computer Lab 1 Open same hours as Library
Computer Lab 2  
Monday to Friday 7 am to 10 pm
Saturday 9 am to 4 pm
Sunday 12 noon to 4 pm
   

Closed all statutory holidays

Please note:  The Library doors are closed 10 minutes prior to closing time.

Laptops and other audiovisual equipment must be checked in/ out at least 15 minutes prior to library closure.
 


SPRING/SUMMER

Days of Week Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday CLOSED
   
Computer Lab 1 Open same hours as Library
Computer Lab 2  
Monday to Friday 7 am to 10 pm
Saturday 9 am to 4 pm
Up to July, then CLOSED until Sept.
Sunday CLOSED

CLOSED all statutory holidays

Please note:  The Library doors are closed 10 minutes prior to closing time.