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2022-7-22: There is a known issue with anywhere access to Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater resource. We are working with the publishers to get access fixed as soon as possible.

University Librarian

Welcome to the University of Waterloo Library, where research information and expertise can help you advance your learning and scholarship. 

At Canada’s most innovative university, our network of librarians can connect you with the resources you need, through custom research consultations and workshops that enhance learning. We’ll help you navigate rich print and digital content and the treasures in our Special Collections & Archives. We specialize in access to scholarship, working on your behalf.

Beth NamachchivayaBeth Namachchivaya, University Librarian

Inside our vibrant study and collaboration spaces, thousands of scholars use the tools and expertise to advance their own ground-breaking ideas daily.

Wherever your ideas may lead you, depend on us to be your partner in research, learning and innovation.