Visit us in the Bata Library at the Symons Campus in Peterborough, and at the Durham GTA Campus in Thornton Building A.

Library service and building hours are available online.

The Durham Library & Learning Centre is located in Thornton Building A on the Trent Durham GTA campus. 

Click here to find the Library on the Durham Campus Map.

Visit us to access all the resources and services available from Trent University Library & Archives, including:

  • Research Help: We can help you save time and find the information you need for your projects and assignments.
  • Borrowing: Borrow material from the Durham Library collection or request material for delivery from Bata or any Omni partner library.
  • Course Reserves: Borrow items your instructor has placed on reserve for your course.
  • Wellness Collection: Browse and borrow books on wellness and personal development.
  • Board Games: Borrow a game to take home and play with your friends and family.
  • Group Study Rooms: Book a study space for up to 3 hours.
  • Data Visualization Workstation: access specialized software for data analysis and visualization
  • Public Access Computers: Desktop workstations for student use and a community access computer for Alumni and community access to the Library's online resources.

Opened in 1969, Bata Library is at the heart of the Symons Campus in Peterborough, and an excellent example of architect Ron Thom's signature vision and philosophy.

Visit the Bata Library to access collections, services and facilities that support students, faculty and staff at Trent, including: