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 library@trentu.ca. Check for updates regularly on our COVID-19 Alert Page.

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

Trial: Visual History Archive (VHA): USC Shoah Foundation

Trent Library evaluates online resources intermmittently. The following is provided to the Trent community by the vendor on a trial basis until December 18, 2016.

Try the Visual History Archive (VHA) out while available and send your comments to libraryhelp@trentu.ca.

Visual History Archive (VHA) : USC Shoah Foundation – The Institute for Visual History and Education is dedicated to making audio-visual interviews with survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other genocides a compelling voice for education and action. Search through and view more than 53 000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of genocide. Initially a repository of Holocaust testimony, the Visual History Archive has expanded to include testimonies from the Armenian Genocide that coincided with World War I, the 1937 Nanjing Massacre in China, the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, and the Guatemalan Genocide of 1978-1996.

Please note that you will need to register and create your own personal login to use the site.