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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.

NSCAD Library Catalogue: Quick Link

Library and Visual Resources Collection (VRC) Hours

Winter 2019 Library Hours (January 3rd - April 12th)

Monday - Thursday: 9am - 10pm

Friday: 9am -  5pm

Saturday - Sunday: 12pm - 8pm

*Closed on holidays         

Visual Resources Collection Staffed Hours

(Monday March 11 - Friday March 22)

Monday March 11:  1pm - 5pm

Tuesday March 12:  9am - 3:30pm

Wednesday March 13:  Not Staffed

Thursday March 14:  9am - 12:30pm

Friday March 15:  10am - 5pm


Monday March 18:  12pm - 5pm

Tuesday March 19:  9am - 3:30pm

Wednesday March 20:  Not Staffed

Thursday March 21:  9am - 12pm

Friday March 22:  10am - 5pm


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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