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The NSCAD Library is Atlantic Canada’s only library dedicated to fine arts, craft, and design. It houses an extensive collection of print and media resources, online databases, and special collections to support learning in all subjects taught at NSCAD.

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Library and Visual Resources Collection (VRC) Hours

Winter 2019 Library Hours

Visual Resources Collection (VRC) Hours

January 3rd - April 12th:

Monday - Thursday: 9am - 10pm

Friday: 9am -  5pm

Saturday - Sunday: 12pm - 8pm

*Closed on holidays


Heritage Day
Monday, February 18

STAFFED HOURS | Monday February 18 – Friday March 1:

Monday, February 18          CLOSED

Tuesday, February 19         9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Wednesday, February 20    9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Thursday, February 21        9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Friday, February 22             NOT STAFFED


Monday, February 25          12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Tuesday, February 26         9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Wednesday, February 27    NOT STAFFED

Thursday, February 28        9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Friday, March 1                    10:00 am – 5:00 pm


The VRC is located on the 3rd floor of Duke Campus.

The VRC is closed on weekends.

*Please note that both libraries are closed on holidays


Library Staff - Contact Us

Circulation Desk
(902) 494 8196

Janice Fralic-Brown
Supervisor of Circulation

(902) 494 8229 phone

Detta Morrison-Phillips
Interlibrary Loans/Serials Technician

(902) 494-8255 phone

Lelland Reed
Collections and Systems Librarian

(902) 494-8181 phone

Sadie Richards
Library Technician - Cataloguer

(902) 494-8182 phone

Rebecca Young
Director of Library Services (University Librarian)

(902) 444-7212 phone

Search NSCAD Course and Library Guides

Using this link you can search all NSCAD Library and course guides. To find a course guide, try your instructor's last name, or course code such as AHIS 2020 as keyword.

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