Services

 

Temporary Library Closure to COVID-19

 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Innis College Library, Innis IT Help Desk, and Printing Services will be closed until further notice. Library closures are among the steps taken by the university to support public health measures designed to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

 

Innis College Library is now participating in the Curbside Pickup Service through Robarts Library. Learn more by scrolling down to Circulation Services.

 

 

Learn more about: Printing, Scanning & Photocopying

 

 

Reference & Research Help

 

Innis Library provides research and reference assistance to the U of T community – students, faculty, and staff. Services are provided in person, or you may phone or email the Library for assistance.

 

Reference services are provided whenever the Librarian is available, generally Monday to Friday, 10am to 5pm, or by appointment (email katej.johnson@utoronto.ca).

 

 

 

Circulation Services

 

INNIS CURBSIDE PICKUP SERVICE  

  • Select materials can be borrowed from various UofT Libraries (including books, film, etc.). There is no intercampus delivery at this time so materials must be picked up on their respective campuses or library locations. Learn more about UTL Curbside Pickup Service.
  • Innis College Library is providing retrieval service for items from our Stacks Location and Writing & Rhetoric Collection. Users will be notified when the item are available for pickup at Robarts Library.
  • Borrowing from our PhD Collection is restricted to Cinema Studies Institute’s PhD Candidates.
  • The final date to submit retrieval requests for this semester is Friday Dec 18 and items must be picked up before the libraries close for the winter break.
  • Please contact the College Librarian katej.johnson @ utoronto.ca with any questions about access

 

Borrowing Privileges 

  • Undergraduate Students – 14 days – 5 renewals, 14 days each
  • Graduate Students & Staff – 56 days – 3 renewals, 56 days each
  • Faculty Members – 84 days – 3 renewals, 84 days each
  • See UofT Libraries guidelines on borrowing

 

COVID Update for Book Loans

As of March 2020, there is no need to return your books at this time. All loans have been extended and no late fines charged. See Library COVID-19 Updates for the latest information on due dates

 

Restricted Use

  • There are restrictions and shorter loan periods for Course Reserves / STL materials.
  • Serials /Journals and Reference items are available for in-library use only.
  • Our PhD Collection can only be borrowed by Cinema Studies PhD Students, however users are welcomed to use the books on site.

 

 

Recalling Materials

  • All loans are subject to recall, when a hold has been placed by another borrower, after 2 weeks of the initial loan period has passed.
  • Recalled material which is not returned within 2 days will be fined at the rate of $2.00 per day.

 

 

Fines and Lost Book Charges

 

Regular Books:
  • Fines are charged at the rate of $0.50/day per book.
  • No fines are charged for the first day a book is overdue.

 

Course Reserves Books
  • Fines on Course Reserve / Short Term Loan books are $0.50/hour to a maximum of $7.50 a day.
  • No fines are charged for the first 15 minutes a book is late.
  • Library privileges are withheld when the block limit is reached, until fines are paid.

 

Lost Books
  • Lost library books are subject to a $145.00 replacement charge.
  • The library reserves the right to charge fines in addition to the replacement cost.

 

 

 

Find out about Citation Managers

 

Citation managers can help you to collect the citation information (books, articles, and more) and automatically format in-text citations and bibliographies.

 

Resources for Citation Managers: