Archive Hours & Holidays

Notice: The Beaton Institute will be closed to the public and researchers on the following days to accommodate events:

  • Wednesday, October 30th, 2019
  • Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
  • Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Reference service will not be available during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your understanding.

Reading Room and Public Reference Desk Hours

Monday: Closed to the public
Tuesday: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Wednesday: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm -4:00 pm (Closed for lunch)
Friday: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm -4:00 pm (Closed for lunch)

Staff Hours: Monday – Friday: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

The Beaton Institute is closed when the Cape Breton University is closed for holidays or campus closures. If you are planning a visit, please review the Important Dates calendar.

General Inquiries
CE-267 (Student, Culture, & Heritage Centre)

1250 Grand Lake Rd.
Sydney, Nova Scotia
B1P 6L2

Phone: (902) 563-1329
Fax: (902) 562-8899