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 library@trentu.ca to access virtual services and supports. Check for updates regularly on our COVID-19 Alert Page.

Faculty Services: Teaching Assistance

Library webpages to help your teaching:

  • E-Reading Lists: Delivering Course Readings Electronically
    • Outlines several methods for providing links to online readings.
  • Finding Permanent Links to Online Documents
    • How to create and use links to the Library's online resources for your course syllabus, online courses, or webpages.If you need help finding persistent links to online resources, please contact library@trentu.ca.
  • Add the Proxy Prefix to a URL to allow off-campus access.
    • Use to direct Trent users to restricted databases. Most links (urls) can be routed through the proxy server by adding the following prefix to the beginning of the link.
    • http://proxy.lib.trentu.ca/login?url=
    • Example: http://proxy.lib.trentu.ca/login?url=http://www.anyplace.ca
  • DOI - Digital Object Identifier
    • Part of the "Persistent Links" tutorial, our webpage on how a DOI works and how to create a link to a document using DOI.
  • Trent Media
  • Copyright
    • Read about Copyright restrictions and what the Copyright Office can do for you.