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The University of Manitoba campuses are located on original lands of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and Dene peoples, and on the homeland of the MĂ©tis Nation. More

Retired Faculty/Staff: Finding Books and Articles

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Retiree Access to Electronic Resources

Get full access to electronic resources in the library - Retiree borrowers may access all electronic resources when they visit a University of Manitoba Library.  A 14-Digit Library ID and password will be requested for authentication.

Remote access (e.g. off campus, from your home or office) - Due to the UM Libraries' license agreements, our electronic resources are not accessible remotely to retirees.  

All electronic resources are to be used for research, study and teaching and not for commercial purposes.

Finding Books

Finding Specific Books

Saving Possible Sources

Call Numbers

Finding Articles

Finding Specific Articles

Narrowing Search Results

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