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.

Trent University Interlibrary Loans Service


The Interlibrary Loans (ILL) service enhances the resources of Trent University Library by making material available from other libraries, organizations and document delivery services.

The RACER system is used to request and track items. Find links to RACER and instructions for using it on the menu to the left.


All Trent University faculty, students and staff, with a valid TrentU Card are eligible to use the ILL service. If you do not have a valid TrentU Card, please contact the Campus Card Office to obtain one.