The Cape Breton University Library is your best resource. Whether you’re writing a paper, doing research for a class or need a quiet place to study, the CBU Library should be your starting point.

With friendly and approachable staff, the librarians can help you navigate the library to find exactly what you need to set you up for success.

Visit the library anytime to:

  • Search our online databases
  • Check out books
  • View our special collections

And much more!

At the CBU Library, you have free access to computers and our scanner, with printing available for a small cost. Book one of our study rooms to work efficiently on your group project or hang out with friends in our welcoming community lounge.

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Shawn Bethke
Dean of the Library & Multicultural Learning

Office: L-138-C

Phone: 563.1698

Mary Campbell
Library Technician, Document Delivery

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1995

Cathy Chisholm
School of Science & Technology & Nursing Liaison Librarian

Office: L-118-C

Phone: 902.563.1993

Samantha Delaney
Library Technician, Reserves

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1621

Mary Dobson
Technical Services Librarian

Office: L120

Phone: 902.563.1231

Janet Fraser
Library Clerk, Circulation

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1320

Barry Gabriel
Library Media Technician

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1675

Anne MacKenzie
Administrative Assistant

Office: L-138-B

Phone: 902.563.1421

Amanda McNeil
Library Assistant, Circulation

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1320

Pauline Murray
Library Technician, Technical Services

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1680

Brenda O'Flaherty
Library Technician, Serials

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1675

Caroline Power
Library Technician, Cataloguing

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1348

Jeanne Russell
Library Processing Assistant

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1380

Laura Syms
Shannon School of Business & Data Services Liaison Librarian

Office: L-118-A

Phone: 902.563.1994

Karen Tobin
Library Clerk, Circulation

Office: Library

Phone: 902-563-1320

Cathy Toomey
Library Technician, Acquisitions

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1619

Yayo Umetsubo
School of Arts & Social Sciences and Education Liaison Librarian

Phone: 902.563.1996

Carla White
Library Assistant, Interlibrary Loans & Document Delivery Services / Circulation

Office: Library

Phone: 902.563.1995

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