About the Library

Our people

Our strategic plan

  • Learn about our strategic commitments and our 2020-2025 directions and goals (strategic plan PDF)

Library Annual Report 2020

  • Over the course of 2020 as we faced new and unexpected challenges, the Library responded with agility, determination, and an unyielding focus on learning, instruction, and research. Read the report online or download the PDF

Our policies

  • View our service standards, support for academic programs, and other library policies

Our accomplishments

  • Read what our staff have recently accomplished, as individual professionals and collectively

Give to the Library

  • We welcome your donations. Your support helps us improve the spaces, services and resources that support student success

Library news

  • Stay up-to-date with current news

Library events

  • Find out what's happening in the Library

Work for the Library

  • See our current employment opportunities, including student positions. For more information on full-time and contract opportunities, visit Careers at Waterloo

Acknowledgement of traditional territory

  • We acknowledge that all University of Waterloo Library locations are located on the traditional territory of the Neutral, Anishnaabeg and Haudenosaunee people. The University of Waterloo is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations, that includes ten kilometers on each side of the Grand River