Skip to Main Content

COVID-19 Updates: Open to UCalgary students, faculty and staff only| Present QR Vaccination Code in addition to UCID for entry to the TFDL | Masks are mandatory in all library spaces | Booking a Space for Online Classes

Library Resources for Graduate Students

This guide presents library resources, services, and programs that may be of interest to graduate students

Welcome to the UCalgary Library

Your library provides resources and services to support your learning, teaching and research needs. 

Wordle of library services and resources

Contact the library

Your subject librarian can set up remote consultations via Zoom to ensure you have what you need. They can also connect you to other experts within the library depending on your information needs.To find your librarian and existing research guides on your subject, select your subject from the drop down menu and click Go. 


Alternatively, fill out this Form and have a member of the library team contact you

Prefer to email us instead? You can contact any of our libraries via email, and we will endeavor to respond as soon as we are able to.


Taylor Family Digital

Bennett Jones Law




Health Science

Military Museums Library and Archives:

Special Collections:


Glenbow Library and Archives:

Have a quick question about the library, trouble logging into the databases or searching an article? Or do you just want to reach a live person and get referred to an appropriate subject librarian? Then, use our Live Chat function during our virtual chat hours. The chat icon can be found at the bottom right of any of the library pages.

Look for this icon and click it to chat live with a member of the library team

Quick Links to get you started


Understand how to access HathiTrust ebooks through both HathiTrust and HathiTrust's Emergency Temporary Access Service (ETAS). Know how to create HathiTrust stable links when required.

Planning to request books from the TFDL. Check out this quick 2 minute video on how to place a request and pick up your books as part of our Contactless book pickup service.


Wondering what you can access through your library? Find out more

How many books can you check out and for how long can you keep books? Find out more

What is the UCalgary Libraries fine policy? Find out more

Our Frequently Asked Questions have answer to all of the questions you might have about library policies.

You will need your Unicard if you plan to book a workspace, request books via contactless book pickup, or use the Interlibrary loan service. 

Don’t have a Unicard yet? Email or check out the Unicard website

International and distance students: Email the Unicard office to request your barcode so you may utilize our Interlibrary loan service.


Need a journal article that the UCalgary library does not have? The library will get you a copy via the Interlibrary Loan service.

Interlibrary Loan Tutorial

The library teaches a variety of workshops on topics such as citation management, systematic reviews, research impact, podcasting & more.

Check out the current listings and register yourself for one of our workshops.


Print Page