The Library for Community

The University of Calgary Libraries offer resources available for Continuing Education students, Alumni, students from other schools, and Community patrons. Visit in person to borrow up to 10 physical items.

Available electronic resources

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Continuing Education access

Get access to e-books and databases

Continuing Education students taking courses of 10 or more instructional hours, can use their DestinyOne credentials for access to most e-books and databases.

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General community access

Learn about the library privileges available to you

Members of the general community can visit the Taylor Family Digital Library (TFDL) on main campus. Please bring valid government photo ID to use the public computers and gain access to our e-books and databases.

Community library resources

Archives & Special Collections

Archival records, including theses, yearbooks, campus newspapers and the private archives of influential Canadians, collections of rare book holdings, significant literary, historical, and much more.

View our collections

The Military Museums Library and Archives

The Military Museums Library and Archives is managed through the University of Calgary through a partnership established in 2000. The library has over 100,000 books and periodicals on Canadian and general military subjects.

View The Military Museums Library

Museums & Galleries

Our art museum & galleries hold many unique art collections that we share with our students and community to view.

Explore Nickle Galleries

Explore Founders' Gallery

University of Calgary Press

We publish peer-reviewed scholarly books that connect local experience to the global community, helping to create a deeper understanding of human dynamics in a changing world.

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