Use the Library

Accessibility services

  • Library Accessibility Services (LAS) offers services, technology, and equipment in a quiet, scent-free environment to enhance your educational experience at the University of Waterloo

Book a study room

  • Study rooms in Dana Porter and Davis Centre are available

Equipment loans

  • A wide variety of equipment is available for loan from the Circulation desk: borrow headphones; mobile device chargers; mini-USB cables, and more


  • See hours for Dana Porter, Davis Centre, Musagetes and Optometry libraries

Printing, copying and scanning

  • Learn about printing in the Library and using the self-serve photocopiers and scanners


  • Find a study spot that’s right for you: single-study carrels, individual or group-study rooms

Student engagement

  • Get to know your library through our student engagement events and resources

Study zones

  • The Library has silent, quiet and group study zones to support both independent and group study environments

Technical support

  • Get support in person during library hours using the computers, photocopiers, scanners, printer, connecting to the wireless network as well as troubleshooting operating system and hardware issues