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Elizabeth Dafoe Library: About us

Elizabeth Dafoe Library

Who was Elizabeth Dafoe?

The largest of the libraries at the University of Manitoba, the Elizabeth Dafoe Library serves the research, study, and teaching requirements of the Faculties of Arts (Humanities, Social Sciences), Education, Environment, Earth, and ResourcesNursing, Kinesiology and Recreation Management, and Social Work, and provides service to the University community, off-campus students, and the general public.

The Elizabeth Dafoe Library boasts a large collection of books, periodicals, government publications, microforms, maps, and special collections supporting Icelandic and Slavic Studies. The Library provides access to an array of electronic resources including bibliographic and full-text databases and a wide range of Canadian and international primary data sets and geographical information products. It also houses the Department of Archives and Special Collections, which includes university archives, manuscripts and rare books.

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Elizabeth Dafoe Library  University of Manitoba 
25 Chancellors Circle Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada R3T 2N2
204 474-9844  |