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COVID-19 : Temporary services for the Polytechnique community

COVID-19 : Temporary Services for the Polytechnique Community


Articles from periodicals and book chapters can be scanned and emailed, according to the fair dealing provisions of the Copyright Act. Please visit our website for more information on what can be reproduced.

Contactless Loan

Persons authorized to come to Polytechnique Montréal can make the request to obtain an available document. An appointment for a contactless loan will be scheduled.

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Québec universities

Library users at any Québec university may obtain documents from any member of the Québec university libraries network. When retrieving your documents, you must show your home university card.

Canadian universities outside Québec

Polytechnique users who wish to borrow from a Canadian university library may request a BCI card from the Library Loan Service.

Users from other Canadian universities who wish to borrow from the Polytechnique Montréal Library must present their OCUL, CAUL/CBUA or COPPUL card along with their home university ID card.

Outside users

Other users may obtain a one-year membership allowing them to borrow documents from the Polytechnique Montréal Library by making a $125 donation to Polytechnique Foundation and Alumni. This membership does not provide access to electronic resources.


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