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About the Libraries: Contact Us

The Mount Allison University Libraries and Archives include the Ralph Pickard Bell Library (Main Library), the Alfred Whitehead Music Library, and the University Archives.

Borrowing & Renewing Library Materials

Access Services

To renew your books or for inquiries about borrowing library materials, contact Access Services:

At the R.P. Bell Library:

tel: 506-364-2568 

At the Music Library:

tel: 506-364-2561

You may also renew books online:

Library Main Office

Rachel Rubin
Dean of Libraries & Archives

Our mailing address:

Mount Allison University Libraries & Archives
49 York Street, Sackville NB
Canada, E4L 1C6

fax: 506-364-2617

Other Library Departments




Interlibrary Loan

Got a Question? We can Help!

Access Services

Get help with borrowing and renewing library materials, course reserves, interlibrary loans, account information, room bookings, printing, and more!

Reach us:   

  phone us email us
Main Library  506-364-2568
Music Library  506-364-2561

Renew books online: My Library Account

Research Help

Get librarian reference and research assistance to help you find the information and resources you need

Reach us:

By phone or by email:

  phone us email us
Main Library Research Help  506-364-2564
Music Library Research Help 506-364-2561
Archives 506-364-2563

By Ask a Librarian chat service

chat is online   Ask a Librarian 

Consult with your subject librarian: phone, email, or "Request appointment"

Gavin Goodwin | 506-364-2561 | Request appointment
Music, Fine Arts, Classics, Visual & Material Culture, Museum & Curatorial Studies

Laura Landon | 506-364-2572 | Request appointment
Commerce, Business of Aviation, Economics, Environmental Studies, Geography, Government Information, Politics & International Relations, Law, Sociology

Christine LeBlanc | 506-364-2386
Canadian Studies, German Literature, History, Indigenous Studies, Military & Naval Sciences, Rare Books & Special Collections, Women's & Gender Studies

Anne LePage | 506-364-2691
Religious Studies, Philosophy, Japanese and Spanish Language & Literature

Jeff Lilburn | 506-364-2237 
On leave

David Mawhinney | 506-364-2563
University Archives

Elizabeth Millar
On sabbatical leave until July 1, 2023

Elizabeth Stregger | 506-364-2610 | Request appointment
Data and Digital Services, Health Studies, Science of Aviation, Science Consultations (by appointment)

General Inquiries

The Mount Allison libraries and post-secondary libraries in Nova Scotia provide an online help service, Novanet Live Help

This service is for simple questions only (e.g. “Where is this book located?” or “How do I access the full text of this article?”).  For more complex questions, please use the Ask a Librarian chat reference service or contact a librarian directly (see above for details).  


The University Archives makes available for research purposes the historical records of Mount Allison institutions and selected records from the local community such as: annual reports, academic calendars, minutes of meetings, correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, photographs, maps, and architectural records.

 Contact: 506-364-2563 | | Floor 3 of the R.P. Bell Library