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Homepage: COVID-19 Bulletins

Welcome to The Parrott Centre, Loyalist College Library

COVID-19 : We're here to help!


We're here to help during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please feel free to email us: 

Our online resources are available 24/7. 

Looking for something to do?  Why not try our videostreaming services : free access to educational videos, documentaries and Hollywood Feature Films!


COVID-19 Information

College staff are cleaning high contact areas with increased frequency.  We ask that each visitor to the library wipe the computer keyboard, mouse and desk surface with the electronic wipes that are provided after each use.  Please do NOT clean the monitors, but notify staff when leaving so that we may perform the proper cleaning procedure.

COVID-19 Library Services

Reopening Tuesday September 8th, 2020. Reduced hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm

Loyalist Staff and Students only. Maximum 16 persons.  Masks are mandatory and must be worn at all times. 

Limited individual seating.  Limited computer use.

Library materials must be requested in advance through Catalyst, by email or by phone.  Please wait for your  "Ready for Pickup" email. Student cards are required.

The following services have been suspended until further notice:  study rooms, group seating, inter-library loan, physical reserve shelf, access to all physical library collections.

Our online resources are available 24/7. 

Overdue fines will not be charged for days that the library was closed due to COVID-19.  Please contact us to discuss and confirm any existing fees on your library account.

As a preventative measure, the library has suspended all study room bookings until further notice.  Limited individual seating will be available in the library beginning September 8, 2020. Group seating will not be permitted.

Inter-library loan service continues to be suspended at this time.  Feel free to email us for assistance in finding alternate online material.

Online Resources (eResources)

All of our eResources  remain available 24/7 through our website

with your myLoyalist Credentials

Journals and Magazine Articles

Newspapers and Streamed News Services

Streamed Video Collections

eBooks, Audio Books, Encyclopedias, Directories

Writing Tools such as RefWorks, Dictionaries & Thesaurus

Feel free to email the library if you have any questions or need assistance – we’re here to help!

Free access allows you to watch instructional videos, documentaries and Hollywood feature films from the comfort of your home using your myLoyalist login credentials.  *note: Kanopy requires users to create a free personal account prior to viewing.


Normally FOX titles on our Criterion On Demand platform are restricted to on-campus use.  The vendor has lifted these restrictions for a limited time due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  To view any FOX titles, please use the Criterion On Demand platform to search for the video as records in our Catalyst system are not configured to provide off-campus access.

Keep Us Current!

Found a link that isn't working? Is one of our resources out-of-date? Is there a great resource that we don't know about?

Get in touch with the library and let us know!

We can be reached by phone at 613-969-1913, Ext. 2249, or by email at