About the Library

Quick Facts

Highlighted statistics from the 2022-2023 Patrick Power Library Annual Report. Ebook titles in the collection: 791936. Students taught in library instruction: 4939. Journal articles downloaded: 352333. Subject guides accessed: 46149. Website visits: 130677. Streaming media titles in the collection: 61973. Print and ebooks circulated: 132419. Total number of items in the collection: 1490189.

Library Annual Reports

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2023 Annual Report


The first page of the Patrick Power Library 2021-2022 Annual Report. The photo on the front is of the library building in the background, framed by trees in bloom in the spring.

  2022 Annual Report

 front page of the 2020-2021 Annual Report

2021 Annual Report



Annual Report image 2020

  2020 Annual Report

2019 Annual Report front cover


2019 Annual Report

        2018 Annual Report


Mission & Vision

Through the provision of excellent services and resources, we support the academic mission of the University by fostering an environment that stimulates teaching, learning and research.

As an integrated, user-focused organization, we continuously work to improve our resources and services.


Library Professional Profiles

Professional Librarians

Suzanne van den Hoogen, MLIS   Bronwen McKie
Nicole Carter     Heather Sanderson
Hansel Cook   Joyce Thomson
Cindy Harrigan   Peter Webster
Alison Manley    



Contact us

Patrick Power Library
Mailing address:
Saint Mary's University
923 Robie Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 3C3

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