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Borrowing from Other Libraries (Colombo): Registration

This guide explains how to use Polytechnique's ILL service in order to obtain documents which are not part of the Library's collection.

Library Information

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Bibliothèque - Polytechnique Montréal
2500, chemin de Polytechnique
Montréal (Québec) H3T 1J4
Pavillon Lassonde, 7e étage
514 340-4666

Signing In

Before using Colombo for the first time, you must fill out a registration form.

User accounts are active for a period of three (3) years for professors and staff and one (1) academic year for students. Once this time has elapsed, registration must be renewed.

  1. Access the registration form;
  2. Sign-in using your Polytechnique access code and password;
  3. IMPORTANT: In the form’s first field, “ ID Utilisateur/User ID,” enter your student matricule/ID number; the password (Mot de passe) is your own choice;

  4. Fill in the information requested following the instructions on the form;
  5. Click Soumettre/Submit.