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Getting Started in the Library: Home

This guide helps students and faculty get started navigating the library's online resources.

Welcome to the Library


Photo by Ziliang Zhao

The library offers students and faculty a wealth of resources that support class assignments, essays, research, curriculum, and general interest. Use the tabs at the top of this page for help in finding books and media, journal articles, images, and news sources. As always, if at any time you are in need of assistance, feel free to contact the library or use the AskAway service to begin a chat session with a librarian.

Information Literacy Tutorial

The following video tutorial is from which the library subscribes to. Login to using your ECU email user name and password. Watch the complete tutorial or use the side bar menu to watch relevant clips. Keep in mind that Section 4 has a clip on copyright and fair use which is aimed at an American audience. For Canadian copyright information please visit the Emily Carr Library's copyright guide.

Library Hours

January 3 - January 6

8am - 5pm

January 7 - April 14
Monday - Thursday 8am - 9pm
Friday 8am - 6pm
Saturday + Sunday 1pm - 5pm

April 15 - 21
Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm  
Saturday + Sunday Closed

February 13
Family Day
April 14 Good Friday
April 17 Easter Monday

Reference Desk Hours

Fall/Spring 2016/17 Semesters

Monday - Thursday 10:30am - 7pm

Friday 10:30am - 5pm



Get Help

Visit the reference desk or schedule an appointment with a reference librarian to discuss your research. See Contact the Library page for details.

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