Bata Library and the Durham GTA Campus Library & Learning Centre are now open to current students, staff, and faculty. For detailed information about the re-opening of the libraries, please see our reopening announcement.

Trent University Library & Archives continues to offer electronic collections and virtual services. Please contact us at to access virtual services and supports. Check for updates regularly on our COVID-19 Alert Page.

Trent University Library & Archives Hours

Bata Library

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Maps, Data & Government Information Centre (MaDGIC) / GIS Consultation / Esri Products / Data Visualization Lab 

As part of the broader Trent campus closure in response to COVID-19, MaDGIC will continue to offer support virtually. This includes providing GIS consultation, Esri software, spatial and statistical data and other research support. If you have questions about our services or resources, please send us an e-mail. 

We will be monitoring our email ticket system, Monday through Friday - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

We look forward to hearing from you. 

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Library Research Consultation Centre

At the Library Research Consultation Centre (LLRC), Learning & Liaison Librarians provide research and library assistance to students and instructors.

The LRCC physical office in Bata Library will remain closed until further notice.

Virtual assistance is available by appointment.

Please send an email to with the details of your query and a librarian will contact you to arrange a meeting.

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Bata Library Service Desk

In addition to the hours below for the Service Desk within Bata Library, we also offer Virtual Hours Monday to Friday beginning at 8 am and Saturday and Sunday beginning at 10 am. During Virtual Hours, staff are available to respond to your questions at

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