Note: For one-on-one research appointments with the librarian, please book online using the instructions given below. All students may note that we have a maximum capacity of 3 (three) students within the book section of the library at this time
For booking library appointments (use the following links)
Checking out (Borrowing) Books:
Check out (borrowing) Limits – Students have a maximum limit of one checked out fiction title at any given time.
Loan Period extension (renewal) – Students may extend (renew) the loan period for their checked-out book (for another 14-day term) by an in-person visit to the library or by informing the librarian/library staff through email or a phone call.
Overdue Fines – Students are charged 50 cents per day for overdue books with a maximum ceiling of $40CAD (missing/lost book cost).
Instructor Reserved Copies – Instructors may place books on reserve for their respective classes. Students may read these reserved copies in the library for a two-hour period.
Check in (book returns) – Books must be returned to the Coquitlam College library at the main campus (Coquitlam address) while a librarian / library staff is on-duty. (This ensures safety of returned items and instant updation of circulation records within the online library system). If the due date of book return falls on a statutory holiday, students may return the book on the following day.