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

Limited Computers (29) and Study Spaces (45) on the 1st floor of the TFDL are available and must be booked. Book here.

We are now offering contactless pickup – for current Ucalgary Students, Facult 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 6:00 PM.10:00 AM to 4:00 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.

Fake News

Strategies for understanding and spotting misinformation.

The ability to evaluate information, including news, and to be able to tell true from false is a skill you'll use for the rest of your life. These skills are known as information literacy or digital literacy.


Fake news is news created either with inaccurate information or with the intent of misleading readers. It has highlighted the need to develop critical thinking skills

Being able to tell good from poor quality information is an important skill that is developed with practice.

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