Q. What is the Library doing in response to COVID-19?
The Library is closed and primarily offering services at a distance. Current students, faculty, and staff can request curbside pickup for items in our circulating collection or request digitized versions of small sections of books or periodicals. Check the COVID-19 guide for more details and service updates.
Q. Can I check out books from the Library?
The Library is now offering a curbside pickup service for current SAIT students, faculty, and staff. Check the COVID-19 guide for details about using this service.
The Library is also offering distance delivery for students outside of Calgary. Check the COVID-19 guide for details about using this service.
Q. I need to withdraw from my program. How can I get the form signed by the Library?
Please email your withdrawal form to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get back to you during operating hours.
Q. What if I can't make it to the Library?
The Library is now offering a digitization service for items in our circulating collection. Check the COVID-19 guide for details about using this service.
Q. How do I search for Library resources?
Most of our resources can be found and accessed through the main search box on the Library homepage. Several e-resources are not included in this search, including but not limited to Mitchell ProDemand, ALLDATA, Anatomy.TV, and more.
Q. Can the Library get me this book/article?
Check the Library Search for your item to make sure it's not already in our holdings. If it's not, you can either request items from other libraries or suggest a title to purchase. The Library cannot guarantee access to all items due to availability, publisher restrictions, etc.
Q. What can the Library help me with?
Library staff can assist with questions related to using our resources as well as basic research and citation questions via email and chat. For in-depth support, contact the liaison librarian for your school.
Q. Can I buy my textbooks at the Library?
Q. My books are past due. Will I collect fines?
The Library is no longer extending items past September 10th, but fines will not be charged after this date. Starting on October 26, you can return your books to the Safety Ambassadors at the West Entrance of the Stan Grad Centre.
Q. When is the Library open?
The physical space is currently closed, but staff are available to help through chat during the hours listed on our website. You can also email email@example.com or book an appointment with your liaison librarian.
Q. Can I use the Library printers?
As access to campus is restricted, we cannot provide access to our printers at this time. Calgary Public Library is now offering a curbside pickup for printing. You can also print at Insource located at North Hill Mall.