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***Starting October 11th, 2017, laptops will no longer be available at HOL Library. Users wishing to borrow a laptop will find them at Main Library.***

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Library News

Long Night Against Procrastination is Back!

The Library and Writing Centre are collaborating once again to host TRU’s 6th Long Night Against Procrastination! Writing doesn’t have to be a lonely and isolating chore requiring endurance and fortitude. On Nov 2nd, join a campus community of writers and academic support services at the Long Night Against Procrastination. Stay up late together, attend...

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New Database Trial: Statista

TRU Library has started a trial to the Statista database, an online statistics aggregator providing business, marketing, demographic and economic statistics. Statista also provides company dossiers, topical reports and high-quality infographics. During the month of October, you are encouraged to use this database for your student assignments, and any other research you might be doing....

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Library Hours for Thanksgiving

Main Library and House of Learning Library will be closed for Thanksgiving on Monday October 9th.  If you are looking to get some studying done over the weekend, Main Library will be open Saturday October 14th, 9am to 5pm and Sunday October 15th, 12pm to 9pm. Check the website: to keep up to date...

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