AU Library COVID-19 Updates

This page contains AU Library resources related to COVID-19, as well as updates regarding library services affected by the pandemic.

AU Library's online services remain open, but we are currently closed to in-person visits. 

Mail services are closed: For the safety of our staff during the current COVID outbreak in Athabasca, we will be suspending mail service until further notice. We are asking all possible staff to work from home which will impact our ability to send and receive mail. Please note: Return your borrowed items. Your library account will be updated when the staff are allowed back on-site. 

If you are currently isolating, notify us at your earliest convience for the safety of our staff. 

For more information, please email us at

Our operating hours are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm MT, Monday to Friday. We are closed on statutory holidays.

AU Library COVID-19 Resources

Pandemic Support Guide: This guide has been prepared by AU Library during the COVID-19 Crisis. We aim to add resources as we find them that will be beneficial to anyone coping with the state of emergency. Please contact the library if you have any suggestions or requests for this page.