Skip to Main Content

Community Users Guide

A guide to assist community users with accessing resources and services at the Patrick Power Library..

Who Are Community Users?

Members of the public are welcome to visit the Patrick Power Library! Whether you are a regular visitor or just stopping by for the first time, the Patrick Power Library has lots of resources for you to explore. For information about borrowing privileges and library access for different types of community users, please see the other pages in this guide.

New Books

Library Tours

Library Information

Library Hours 

Spring Semester (May 6 - June 22):

Monday - Thursday:     8:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday:                          8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday:                     Closed

Sunday:                       1 - 7 p.m.

Research Help Hours 

Monday – Friday            10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday        Closed

All holidays                     Closed


Outside of these times research assistance is available from Novanet Live Help, an online chat service provided by academic libraries across Nova Scotia. This service is designed to respond to brief questions that can be answered quickly and effectively using online resources.



One-on-one Research Help appointments are available in person and online on weekdays, evenings, and weekends. Book a Research Help appointment online.

Keep up with the latest news and events at the Patrick Power Library!