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I'm not a student. Can I use the library?

953 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    community borrower

You certainly can. The library welcomes members of the community as library users! For more information about what is required and how to sign up, please see the Community Borrowers page.... read more


Can I access the library's resources from home?

867 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    remote access off-campus access access from home

Many of the library's resources are available electronically – this includes books, magazine & newspaper articles, and more. Your login is your Mohawk College email address (including the @mohawkcollege.ca) and email password.  (Example: john.doe@mohawkcollege.ca) Not sure what your email password is? You will need to reset/create a password. To do this, follow the steps in this guide to creating/... read more


What items can I borrow and for how long?

797 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    borrowing renewing

To find out what items are available and loan periods please see our Borrowing page.... read more


How do I connect to the wireless network (wifi) at the Fennell or Stoney Creek Campus?

771 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    wireless wifi

Complete instructions on how to access the WiFi network at the Fennell and Stoney Creek campuses can be found on the WiFi page.... read more


What are the library hours?

661 views   |   Last updated on Aug 13, 2015    hours

Library hours vary at each campus location depending on the time of year. View our Hours page for current operating times, holiday information, etc.... read more


Does the library charge fines for overdue items?

642 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    overdues fines

Yes, the library charges fines to encourage the prompt return of materials.The cost for overdue items can be found on the Fines page.     ... read more


I've heard that the library lends out laptops and Chromebooks  -- how can I borrow one?

607 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    laptop loan computers Chromebook tablet

You can borrow a laptop or Chromebook from the Library TECH BARs at each campus for up to 4 hours at a time. Find out all the details on the Borrow Laptops & Chromebooks page.... read more


What is the bizHUB?

581 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    bizHUB locations

The bizHUB is our library location dedicated to business students. It is located in the Business Wing (i-wing, Fennell Campus) on the first floor. In the bizHUB you'll find: Info Services – assignment help, library chat, consultations with expert staff, and tech support Resources – Business program LibGuides, key business books and magazines Business Services – The Boardroom as a bookable space ... read more


What is the phone number for the library?

561 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    phone

The phone numbers for all library locations can be found on our Contacts page.... read more


Where are the libraries located?

549 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    locations

Our libraries are located at the following campuses: Fennell, Mohawk-McMaster Institute for Applied Health Sciences (IAHS) and Stoney Creek . For more information, maps and contact details please see our Locations page.... read more


I know the libraries have books, but what other items do you have and how do I find them? 

517 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    resources

To find books, videos and other items, access the Library Catalogue. For more information on how to use the catalogue to find these resources check out our How To Guide.... read more


How do I connect to the wireless network (wifi) at IAHS?

512 views   |   Last updated on Aug 20, 2015    IAHS wireless wifi

Wireless access is available at the IAHS library through McMaster's MacConnect system. See the MacConnect Guide for instructions. ... read more


Can I request items from other libraries?

490 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    interlibrary loan

If there is an article, book, video, etc. that the library does not have that would help you with Mohawk-related coursework, we can try to borrow it for you from another library. Check out our Request Items page and click "Request items from other libraries (Interlibrary Loan)". ... read more


Who is allowed to use the computers in the library?

486 views   |   Last updated on Aug 20, 2015    computers

The computers at all library locations can be used by the students, staff and faculty of Mohawk College. ... read more


What are eBooks?

484 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    eBooks resources

eBooks are electronic or digital copies of books. The library offers a wide variety of eBooks through a number of online databases. If you are on campus, you can access eBooks without logging in. If you are not on campus, your login is your Mohawk College email address including the @mohawkcollege.ca and your email password.  Example: john.doe@mohawkcollege.ca You may also want to check out our Gu... read more


How much are fines?

482 views   |   Last updated on Apr 21, 2016    overdues fines

Here are the daily fines based on the item's loan duration: 14 day loans - 25 cents per day per item 1, 3, & 7 day loans  - $1.00 per day per item Reserve Items (1 and 2 hour loans) - 60 cents per hour per item Other reserve items - $3.50 per day per item Laptop, Tablets & Chromebook Loans (4 hour loans) - $6.00 per hour to a maximum of $50.00 per day ... read more


How can I get involved in the library and have my say?

472 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    suggestion box

The library has an online suggestion box. Please let us know what you think!... read more


Can I pay my fines online?

449 views   |   Last updated on Aug 17, 2016    overdues fines

Yes, you can pay your library fines through online banking or with your credit card. See the Fines page for details. ... read more


What happens if I get an overdue notice?

428 views   |   Last updated on Sep 25, 2013    overdues

If you receive an overdue notice from the library, we encourage you to return any outstanding items as soon as possible. If the items are not returned, you will receive a second notice informing you that we have placed a “hold” on your access to Library and College services. Until the library hold is resolved, you will not be able to register for courses, receive your grades or borrow library ... read more


I am a faculty member -- what library services are available to me?

426 views   |   Last updated on Aug 20, 2015    faculty faculty services

See our Library Services for Faculty guide to find out what the library can do for you!... read more


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