MRU Library

New! Interlibrary Loan Copies Delivered Electronically!

All copies of articles and chapters of books will be sent to your email; the email will include a link to download your copy. The document can be accessed 5 times and will be available for download for 14 days. Articles can then be printed or saved.

Any questions or concerns about this new service can be directed to

Food For Fines!

Help out your fellow students and save some $$$…

From Tuesday, November 26th – Thursday, November 28th, the Library will take up to $5.00 off of your fines with a donation to the Student Food Bank.

Items in high demand include: powdered or canned milk; canned tuna, salmon or meat; canned fruits and vegetables; sugar, coffee, and tea; peanut butter; baby food and baby formula.  There is also a great need for toothpaste, toothbrushes, soap, shampoo, baby care items, toilet paper and feminine hygiene products.

Even if you don’t have any Library fines, please consider making a donation, your generosity will be appreciated!

Please call 403-440-6019 or drop by the Circulation / Reserve Desk for more information.

Open Access Button Launch

You thought you were on the way to a really great article for your research but were asked to pay before you could read it?  Got a little frustrated when that happens again and again?

Join and support the Open Access Thunderclap initiative.  Have all instances of denied access tracked.  Let publishers know about your anger and help improve more open access to research literature.

Download the button:

Library and Learning Centre

What will the new Library and Learning Centre look like?  Do you like a shiny modern space, a more classic environment, or something in between? Come give us your opinion on November 20 & 21 in the library from 10 am – 3 pm.

United Way Book Sale

The 9th Annual Library United Way Book Sale is happening on Thurs Nov 14th, 2013!

Join the cause by donating:

  • till Nov 13
  • at the Library Admin office (G201)
  • or the Library Circulation / Reserves Desk (G100)

Shop at the Sale – 9:30 am to 4 pm in front of the Library:

  • new and used books, CDs, DVDs, videos, albums and more
  • fiction and nonfiction
  • recently published textbooks
  • $1/item

All proceeds go to the United Way.

Student Wellness Resources

Are you feeling overwhelmed by the stress of school, work and life?

The MRU Library has compiled an amazing collection of resources to help you deal with the stresses of life.

Visit this page and find information on coping with stress, anxiety/depression and sleep deprivation. You will also find resources to help you land an excellent career, how to enjoy a healthy lifestyle as well as information on sexual wellness and healthy relationships.