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Library Homepage
General Information
Library Branches

Comox Valley

Campbell River

Port Alberni

Mount Waddington

Library Hours
Library Policies  
Library Floor Plans N/A



Loans Phones Numbers

Comox Valley: (250) 334-5037

Campbell River: (250) 923-9785

Port Alberni : (250) 724-8733

Mount Waddington: 250-949-7912 ext 2844

Reference Desk Contact

Comox Valley: 250-334-5097

Toll-free: 1-800-715-0914 ext. 5097


Resources & Services
Library Search

Discovery Search (search everything) is the default search on our homepage:

Direct access to Discovery Search:,guest&custid=s5672520&groupid=main&profile=eds

Library Catalogue

Books & Media tab on our homepage:

Direct access to the catalogue:

Indexes & Databases

A-Z List:

Off Campus Database Authentication

Use myNIC user ID (lowercase letter 'n' followed by student number. For example, n0999999).

Subject Guides
Citation Guides

Mary Anne Guenther, Coordinator of Library Services; Ph: (250) 334-5001; email:

Lynette Gallant, Public Services Librarian; Ph: (250) 334-5097; email:

Reserves Reserves tab on the library homepage:
Interlibrary Loans


Technical Help IT helpdesk in library and learning commons :
Borrowing Information
Library Cards card
Loan Periods
Holds/ Recalls/ Requests
Fines/ Penalties
Borrowing Policies
Library Account Information
Equipment & Facilities
Internet Access/Wireless Access

All library computers are open access.

Wireless is available in all libraries and is open access. Connect to nicstudent.

Photocopiers & Printers & Scanners

B & W Printing: 10 cents per page

Colour Printing: 20 cents per page

Scanning to email or USB: Free

Microfilm/Microfiche N/A
Meeting/Study Rooms
Computers on Campus
Learning Commons
Research Support

Book a research desk appointment:

Writing Support
Peer Tutoring
Math Support
IT Support
Campus Information
Academic Calendar

NIC Calendar:

Elder College Calendar:

Continuing Education Calendar:

Class Timetable
Exam Schedule
Campus Maps
Campus Web Site Map Information for students:
Other Resources
Faculty Resources

Copyright Guide:


Library Contact Info and Hours