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Course Reserves are a short-term collection of books, articles, and audio-visual materials with a reduced loan length. They are available at the Reserves shelves, which are located behind the Circulation desk of the Main Library.


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2019 Fall Hours: Main Library Monday-Thursday 8-9, Friday 8-5, Saturday 9-5, Sunday 12-8; HOL Monday-Friday 9-5

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Free Menstrual Products at TRU Library

For some time at Thompson Rivers University (TRU), menstrual products have not been available through coin-operated dispensers in washrooms. While they are available for free by asking at the university’s Wellness Centre or by purchasing them at the campus bookstore, TRU Library’s Inclusion, Diversity, and Accessibility Committee (known as IDA) realized that a lack of...

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Longer Interlibrary Loans!

TRU Library is happy to announce some expanded services for interlibrary loans (ILL). Effective September 1st, the loan length for books obtained via interlibrary loan will double from two weeks to four weeks. We will also facilitate renewals for interlibrary loaned books when possible.  To request an article, book, or book chapter, or to check...

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Introducing: TRU Residence Pop-Up Library!

Find a TRU Library Pop-up in your residence once a month, starting in September! We will be there to help you with research, find books & articles, citation tips and more! Mondays, 3pm to 5pm What dates will we be in your residence? TRU Residence Monday, Sept 9th Monday, Oct 7th Monday, Nov 4th Monday,...

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