Many of our services listed below have moved online. Visit the Online Library & Learning Services Support Guide for the latest in library services and operations.
The library offers...
- print, media & electronic collections
- computers & technology
- research, writing & computer help
- study rooms with monitors & DVD/VHS
- quiet study space
Respectful use policy
The library is a space where the college community can work and study in a positive and productive learning environment.
We are pleased to provide Books By Mail service for students and employees for the summer of 2020. Use this online form to request up to 5 items mailed to you.
Camosun College has libraries at the Lansdowne and Interurban campuses. With the exception of course reserves, materials can be borrowed from and returned to both libraries. Present your Camosun ID or Community Borrower card to borrow materials, place holds and renew items.
- loan periods, limits & policy - students, faculty, employees, community & alumni
- renewals & holds
- returning items
- borrowing from other libraries
Each library has a print and electronic collection for course reserves. Course reserves are materials specific to a course that have a short loan period with no renewals.
- desk computers, lending laptops and wireless
- student accounts - Camosun accounts, wireless & off campus access
- guest accounts are available during non-peak times of the day
- computer use policies
- print, copy and scan your documents
- buy a top-up card ($2, $5, $10) at the library services desk for your PaperCut account
The library will borrow books (except course textbooks) and journal articles not available in Camosun library's print or online collection. This service is provided to support research and study undertaken at Camosun. There is a limit of 10 ILL requests per student each semester.
- available to registered students, faculty and staff
- loan periods, limits and fines are determined by the lending library
- articles and books take up to 7 days to be available
Your Interlibrary loan (ILL) request may be placed using the linked online forms below:
Camosun instructors can book DVDs & VHS in advance to use in the classroom. Fill out an online form or email your request: