Using the Libraries

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Using the Libraries

Information on how to borrow and renew library books and how to borrow from other library as a McMaster student/faculty member.

Computers, Copiers, etc.
Find out what technology, equipment, hardware and software the libraries offer.

3D Printing
Free three-dimensional printing available in the Lyons New Media Centre, Mills Library (4th floor).

Data Analysis Support Hub (DASH)
Get assistance with data and statisical analysis software from student peers.

Visiting one of the libraries? Check our building and service hours.

How to Find...
Our "How to Find" guides provide help in finding materials in the library collection, both online & in print.

Instructional Videos
Find out how library stuff works.

Learning Support
Get help from student mentors and workshops offered in the libraries through the Student Success Centre.

Library Accessibility Services (LAS)
LAS is here to help students referred by Student Accessibility Services (SAS).

Library Floor Plans
Floor plans and directories for Mills, Innis and Thode libraries.

Off-Campus Access (Access to e-Resources)
Want to access library e-Resources from off-campus? Read up on Off-Campus Access!

Quick Guide for Faculty, Instructors, Post-Docs and Grad Students 
Learn about the library, research & teaching services available to you.

Request Forms
Forms for everything from book recommendations to filming in the libraries.

Research Help
Need help finding resources (like articles) for your research? We can help!

Study Space
Looking for silent, quiet or group study spaces in the libraries? Check this page.

Thode Makerspace
Everything you wanted to know about our new and exciting Thode Makerspace jointly operated by McMaster Library and the School of Engineering.