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Graduate Students - Loan Periods, etc.

As a graduate student:

  • you may sign out up to 100 books from the stacks
  • your loan periods (for regular stack items) will be 120 days from the date of sign-out, with unlimited renewals (*unless the book is recalled)
  • you have access to the wonderful graduate study space on the 6th floor of the Library!

Handbooks

Literature Review Tools - General

Use these general databases to search for books and articles on your research topic. 

Literature Review Tools - Subject Specific

The databases you choose will depend on your research topic.  Here are some ideas:

Identifying Key Journals

Interlibrary Loan/ RACER - books

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What if Brock does not have the book I need?

Use RACER (also known as Interlibrary Loan) to request it from another library! This service allows users to search in all Ontario university and worldwide libraries to place requests for items that Brock does not own.

First-time users need to register & create a PIN. More information here.

Search RACER Now

Need help? Watch the RACER Set up and Simple Search video tutorial.

Other Useful Resources