Some of the Emily Carr Library services are hosted on servers at Simon Fraser University.
This Sunday, August 29th between midnight and 6am there will be a scheduled outage to repair the optical fibre connection. The Journal Titles database and the Where Can I Get This? links that searches all of our databases and journal backfiles for the full text of a journal article will not be available.
Emily Carr Alum Thirza Cuthand's first feature film Homelands screens this Saturday August 21st at Emily Carr as part of the Vancouver Queer Film Festival. The Library also has many queer film titles, many of which are Canadian.
Here is a list of new books and DVDs with their call numbers. Click on each title to see if it's available. You can place a hold on items that are checked out and you will be receive an email when they are available for pickup.
In the Library, our new books are displayed by the current issues of magazines and journals.
AskAway, the chat reference service staffed by post-secondary librarians, is closed for the summer. Fall service will start on September 20th. If you require reference or research help, please contact a librarian (http://www.ecuad.ca/library/contact/ask) or come into the Library.
We recently received a large donation of used books, exhibition catalogs, and magazines about Canadian art. Items that we already had in our collection will be sold at at prices ranging from 50 cents to $10.
Books go on sale Thursday, August 5th at 10am. Money raised will go back into our collections budget.
The Library's special collections includes some amazing examples of art, design, architecture, and culture magazines dating back to the 1940s. Some of the titles on display are magazines about art, some are works of art in and of themselves and some are more scholarly in their approach.