For information relating to symptoms, spread, how to protect yourself and your family, self-monitoring, self-isolation or other information relating to COVID-19, please refer directly to the information provided by Algoma Public Health.
This document will be updated as the situation evolves. Last updated: 1:00 PM, January 25, 2022.
COVID19 Library FAQ
We are encouraging students to start to return checked out materials. For your convenience, the book dropbox will continue to be located at Door Z (by security).
If you are concerned about your account, returning materials, or fines please contact us! We will be happy to find a suitable accommodation for you.
If you have completed your coursework or will not be returning to Algoma, the Library will enable you to return items to us by mail at our cost. Please contact us!
Wishart Library is open with reduced hours January 24th - 28th 2022. Regular hours will resume January 31st. Keep an eye on our social media for more updates! The Archive will be closed to patrons until further notice.
If you are located in Brampton or Timmins, we will mail the book to you! Contact Us for more help.
For more information on how to submit a request check out this video: https://youtu.be/ctZFd-uCSds
You can renew items by logging into your library account using your AlgomaU credentials, selecting the loans, and clicking Renew items. On the left hand side, make sure you check all the institutions listed to ensure you are capturing every loan.
If you encounter a problem renewing an item, email our Library Services Team and ask them to renew the item for you. Please include the your name and the title of the item in your email.
Yes, we are currently fulfilling print items, there may be some delays as other libraries are adjusting to new policies and due to volume related shipping delays.