Trent University Library & Archives continues to offer electronic collections and virtual services. As part of the University’s limited and reduced campus presence, Bata Library and the Durham GTA Campus Library & Learning Centre are closed and physical collections are unavailable. Virtual services and support are available by contacting Check for updates regularly on our COVID-19 Alert Page.

Curbside Pickup for Faculty & Graduate Students is available starting June 23rd.

Omni: Our New Academic Search Tool


On December 13, Omni arrived in the library.

  • The Omni search bar is at the top of all library webpages.
  • For a direct link to Omni you can save as a bookmark, use

Omni is the library's primary search tool, searching mulitple databases and bringing all the results to one place. 

Omni makes it easier and faster to find reliable scholarly research material through the library.

To find out more, see our Omni pages:

Questions and comments can be sent to