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 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.