COVID-19 update: New COVID-19 communications protocols, campus non-medical mask protocol

Limited Computers (50) and Study Spaces (81) on the 1st and 2nd floors of the TFDL are available and must be booked. Booking hours extended. Book here.

We are now offering contactless pickup – for current Ucalgary Students, Faculty and Staff only. Place requests for materials that you want from our library system. Pick them up when you receive an email.

Virtual service hours today: 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM.10:00 AM to 8:00 PM. You can return your books to the exterior book drop on the East side of the TFDL. More information on the Covid 19 page.

Digital Collections

Featured Collections:

  1. Mountain Studies

    Byron Harmon (1876 – 1942) was born near Tacoma, Washington, where he operated a portrait studio there for some time. He decided to settle in Banff in 1903 after seeing that the town lacked a portrait studio while travelling in the area.

  2. Invertebrate Collection

    This online collection represents the reference collection of native bees to Alberta. The physical collection is housed in the University of Calgary Biological Sciences Invertebrate Collection. The invertebrate collection consists of approximately 1.45 million insect specimens.

  3. Glenbow Library & Archives

    Glenbow Library and Archives documents the human and natural history of Southern Alberta. This collection includes historical negatives and photographs, illustrations, postcards, and posters.

Geoscience Images

Geoscience Images

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