Finding Things in the Library

The following tables show the different location codes used in the Novanet catalogue to indicate where different materials are physically located within the Library.

If you have any questions or can't find something, please ask at the Access Services Desk, call (902) 585-1249, or email ref-desk@acadiau.ca.

General Library Collections

Collection Whereabouts Sign-out/Use
Archive Level B1: Kirkconnell Room  
Atlas Main Level Use in Library
Audio Cassette Main Level: Media Room 3 days
Canadian Federal Government Documents Level 4 21 days
CD-ROM Main Level: Media Room 3 days
CD-ROM Reference Main Level: Media Room 1 hour
Compact Disc Main Level: Media Room 3 days
DLI   Contact your librarian
(Maggie Neilson: (902) 585-1718, maggiejean.neilson@acadiau.ca)
DVD Main Level: Media Room 3 days
DVD Oversize Main Level: Media Room 3 days
E-Book   n/a
E-Serial   n/a
Estuarine Material War Memorial House: Acadia Centre for Estuarine Research Contact ACER: (902) 585-1113
Film Reel Level B1
(Please visit the Access Desk on Main Level first.)
14 days
Filmstrip Level B1
(Please visit the Access Desk on Main Level first.)
14 days
General Collection Levels 3, 2 and B1 21 days
Herbarium K. C. Irving Environmental Science Centre Contact curator: Alain Belliveau, (902) 585-1335
ILL (Interlibrary Loan) Resource Material    
Kit Main Level: Media Room 21 days
Long Playing (LP) Record Main Level: Media Room 3 days
Map Geology Department Contact geology@acadiau.ca or (902) 585-1208
Math Resources Huggins Science Hall: Math Library Contact Math Department secretary: (902) 585-1382
Microfiche Microform Main Level: Microform Centre Use in Library
Microfilm Microform Main Level: Microform Centre Use in Library
Music Miniature Score Main Level: Media Room 21 days
Music Oversized Score Main Level: Media Room 21 days
Music Score Collected Works Main Level: Media Room Use in Library
Music Score Main Level: Media Room 21 days
Newspaper Main and B2 levels Use in Library
Nova Scotia Government Documents Level 4 Use in Library
Oversized Levels 3, 2 and B1 21 days
Reference Main Level Use in Library
Reserve Main Level: Access Desk  
Serials Level 4: 1950–present

Level B2: pre-1950
Individual issues may only be used in library, but bound volumes may be borrowed for 1 day
Statistics Canada Level 4 Use in Library
Storage Level B2 21 days
TECH Resource Material    

Special Collections

Collection Whereabouts Sign-out/Use
Acadiana Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Annapolis Valley Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Baptist Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Bell Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Dennis Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Duncanson Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Haliburton Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Herbin Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
History Textbook Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Hymn Book Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Kirkconnell Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Logan Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Morse Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Orpin Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Rare Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Sanatorium Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Silverberg Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Starr Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Teacher's College Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Theses Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Tufts Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Wallace Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room
Zeman Level B1: Kirkconnell Room Use in Kirkconnell Room