McMaster University

Obtaining Materials


How to borrow books, journals and laptops from the library including their loan periods and renewal policies.

Interlibrary Loan (RACER)

How to get books or journal articles not held by the libraries at McMaster, using our Interlibrary Loan system - RACER.

Photocopy Service

How to get photocopies of journal articles held at the Health Sciences Library.




Course Reserves

Search the library catalogue for Course Reserves.

Recommend Material for Purchase

Make recommendations for book or journal purchases.


How to obtain theses and dissertations.