Open Access Week at TRU Library

  Posted on: October 16, 2020

International Open Access Week is next week, October 19-25. This is a week dedicated to learning about Open Access (OA) publishing and finding OA research. What is Open Access? OA resources are freely available online, with no paywalls or legal concerns. If you have ever come across an article that requires a steep fee to…

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24/7 Hold Pickup Lockers & Book Drop Now Available

  Posted on: September 30, 2020

The Library is now placing materials requested as for “Pickup from HOL” into 24/7 Hold Pickup Lockers located outside the House of Learning entrance closest to the parking lot. If you have used the “Pickup from HOL” option, you will be emailed a locker number & locker code so you can access requested materials from…

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Touchless Borrowing Services Fall 2020

  Posted on: August 31, 2020

TRU Library will be offering a touchless borrowing services including access to reserve materials, books and laptops from first floor of the House of Learning beginning September 8th, 2020. Access to the rest of the House of Learning will be restricted in keeping with campus safety protocols during the COVID-19 pandemic. Reserve Service Effective immediately,…

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TRU Library Launches Course Reading List Service

  Posted on: August 31, 2020

Effective immediately the TRU Library is launching a Course Reading List Service.  This new service will allow instructors and students to have one single online access point for course reading materials while assuring copyright compliance. What is the TRU Library Course Reading List Service? Using the Course Reading List Service, faculty and instructors can add, edit, and…

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TRU Library moves into the House of Learning

  Posted on: August 20, 2020

As part of the TRU Space Allocation Plan the long-awaited move of the TRU Library into its intended home, the Brown Family House of Learning, occurred over the summer. The TRU Library had been located in the Main Library building for nearly 50 years. The Brown Family House of Learning, TRU’s first LEED Gold-certified building,…

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TRU Library is Serving You Online

  Posted on: March 23, 2020

Thank you for bearing with us while information is changing rapidly. Our focus remains on supporting the educational needs of our students and faculty. This will look and be delivered differently during COVID-19, but we are still here. Please frequently check back to for updates on any changes, and for links to helpful library…

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TRU Residence Library Pop-Up is BACK!

  Posted on: January 14, 2020

Find a TRU Library Pop-up in your residence once a month, starting on January 20th. We will be there to help you with research, find books & articles, citation tips and more! Mondays, 5pm to 7pm.

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Winter Semester Begins!

  Posted on: January 6, 2020

Welcome new and returning students! The winter semester starts today, and with that, the Library returns to regular hours. If you are new to TRU, we understand that you may not know about all of the services and resources the Library has to offer. Please come by the Main Library or House of Learning Library…

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NEW TRU Community Scholars Program

  Posted on: November 12, 2019

As an open access research university, TRU prides itself on reducing barriers. Which is why we are thrilled to announce that TRU has joined the Community Scholars Program, providing access for regional non-profit organizations and registered charities to the latest research. In partnership with Simon Fraser University, and funded through the McConnell Foundation, TRU will…

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Help us improve our website!

  Posted on: November 4, 2019

We need your help! #TRULibrary is looking to improve our website usability. Please take a few minutes to complete our survey so we can create a better user experience. We welcome and thank you for your feedback! Take the short survey now!

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