Buchanan Library hours remain the same for online services. Chat and email will be monitored during regular semester hours. If chat is not visible during those hours, clear your browser's cache (instructions). The Library's physical space is closed and there is no access to its physical resources. For access to the campus, please refer to the official information releases.
Please do not return Library materials at the moment. To extend loan periods, contact the Library by email or chat.
Welcome to the Buchanan Library, the hub of learning at Lethbridge College.
Here, you’ll find the research materials you require for class assignments and a place to work on class projects, access a wealth of information and receive helpful advice.
Use the search function to browse the library catalogue or use databases to find the research materials you need for class.
Search for an item in the Library Catalogue:
Student ID cards are now obtained through our Selfie ID process. Please click here for details on how to get this essential card.
Starting Sept. 8, students who need to access technology can use the IB Commons. Computers and printing services will be available, but group study space will not be. There will be seven breakout rooms (single user only) for students who need to give presentations, etc., but do not have access to the space or technology needed to do so. These rooms will be equipped with computers, microphones, webcams, and whiteboards. They can be booked at this link. The IB Commons will be open during the following hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Friday, April 2: Closed
Monday, April 5: Closed