Libraries

Fredericton Campus 

UNB Libraries offers access to a wealth of research materials in both electronic and print formats. There are four libraries on the Fredericton campus—Harriet Irving Library, the Science & Forestry Library, the Engineering & Computer Science Library, and the Gerard V. LaForest Law Library. The campus library at UNB Saint John is located in the Hans W. Klohn Commons.

The current library collection comprises over one million print volumes, three million microforms, over 250,000 government documents (NB, Canada, and international) and maps, periodicals, DVDs, rare books, manuscripts, the University Archives, as well as a number of special collections. UNB Libraries also subscribes to electronic resources, including over 20,000 full-text journals, 100 major research databases (indexes & abstracts), over 200,000 electronic books, local and national newspapers, and a variety of reference materials. The online library catalogue, UNB WorldCat, provides access to materials held in any of UNB's libraries, including materials at Hans W. Klohn Commons.

Services include research consultations with librarians, and assistance with electronic & print resources, either in person, by phone or online. Technical support is available via the IT Service Desk at Harriet Irving Library and in the Hans W. Klohn Commons. Instruction sessions are offered to support students in all levels of study, and library orientation tours are available upon request. All libraries offer group study rooms, wireless access, laptop computers, study tables and individual carrels. Harriet Irving Library's John B. McNair Learning Commons offers a variety of learning environments including options such as comfortable group or individual seating, academic support, computer workstations, an Accessibility Centre, a Digital Media Editing Studio and the Commons Café.

Further information including opening hours is available on the library website https://lib.unb.ca/.