Here is the loan information on the following materials. Any overdue fine is calculated per item and per hour.
* Maximum loan limit is 10 items in any combination *
Fines are only charged for Equipment at a rate of $2.00 per hour, per item.
Responsibility for Lost, Stolen, or Damaged Materials:
Borrowers are responsible for the full replacement cost of any library materials, including equipment, that are lost, stolen, or damaged.
To renew your library items, use your library account. Please sign in using your Niagara College Staff or Student Blackboard Username and Password.
If you need assistance, you can contact ncLibraries at the following numbers:
For Welland Campus: 905-735-2211 x7767
The Libraries have a wide variety of materials for you to sign out. All you need is your student or staff card and a visit to the Library desk to borrow items.
You can sign out books, fiction, DVDs, cameras, and more!
To access the Niagara College Libraries' Catalogue click here to search: ncLibraries .
Borrowing privileges vary whether you are a full-time student, faculty / staff member, alumni or community user.
Some items, such as reserves and equipment, cannot be placed on request. The system will indicate whether a request was successfully placed on an item or not.
If you would like to book equipment in advance, we ask that you request the date and time you need the equipment by filling out the appropriate form:
NOTE: If you are looking for an item not found in the catalogue or an item that is blocked from being put on hold, the library may be able to obtain the item from another library via inter-library loan. To submit a request, click here.
Some of the Multimedia Equipment available for loan include:
While we have lots of equipment to offer, we ask that you book in advance of the date and time you need the equipment, to avoid potential disappointment.
Please view the following forms to book the equipment you would like to use. If you are alumni or a community member, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your questions.
For library staff from other colleges, institutions, and universities that wish to borrow material from ncLibraries please use the forms below. Niagara College students, faculty, and staff that wish to borrow material as inter-library loans (ILL) please use the "Colleges or Institutions" form:
If you have any questions please email email@example.com.
ncLibraries and Brock University Libraries
There is a reciprocal borrowing agreement in place for only books.
For Niagara College Students and Staff:
Brock's Reciprocal Borrowing Policy can be found at Borrowing - James A. Gibson Library
Niagara College students also have electronic access to Brock University's unrestricted databases, available at Open Access Databases
For Brock University Students and Staff:
Brock faculty, staff, and students are entitled to borrowing privileges at Niagara College under the following conditions: