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International Students' Resource Guide

Help for International Students

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Library Information & Orientation

 

Research Help Desk - In the Library and online

Ask questions - even when we look busy! We can help you:

  • Get started with your research
  • Find books and articles on your topic
  • Suggest databases to search
  • Help with printing and scanning
Circulation Desk
  • Borrow (check-out) books, magazines, other library items
  • Borrow a laptop
  • Add print credits to your account
  • Help with photocopying
  • Find books on Reserve Reading 
  • Send a fax

The Library building is open during the following hours: 

Monday July 4 - Sunday August 14, 2022

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30 AM - 9 PM
  • Friday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: 1 - 9 PM
  • August 1 (Natal Day): 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Monday August 15 - Sunday August 21, 2022

  • Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. 
  • Saturday: 8:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Sunday 1-9 p.m.

Please visit the Saint Mary’s Alert Information website for information about campus-wide closures, and monitor the Library’s Twitter page for Library closure alerts


The Research Help team can help with assignments during the following hours:

Spring/Summer Term, Monday May 9 - Tuesday September 6, 2022

In person

  • Monday - Friday 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Online (chat, text, email)

  • Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sunday 1-5 p.m.

Closed on holidays

 

Spring/Summer Term Intersessions, June 23-July 3 and August 18-September 6, 2022

In person: Monday - Friday 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Online (chat, text, email): Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Closed on holidays

 

Connect with Research Help via:

  • Research Help Chat + Screenshare
  • Email: research@smu.ca 
  • Phone: 902-420-5544
  • Text: 902-702-3057
  • Make an appointment: Appointments available in person and online on weekdays, evenings and weekends. Contact us using any of the above methods to set up an appointment or use our booking form

FAQs

Click here to book a study room