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Justice Institute of BC Library Virtual Reference Policy Page
Library Homepage
General Information
Library Branches
Service Hours

Library Policies
Library Floor Plans
Not available.
Circulation/ Checkout/
Loans Phone Numbers
Reference Desk Phone Numbers
Email Address for Reference Questions

Phone Number for Text Message Reference Not available.
Resources & Services
Library Discovery Service

Library Catalogue

Database Authentication
Off-campus authentication is via EZproxy.
Must contact Library for Username and Password.

Subject Guides
Citation Guides  (APA only)

Librarians provide library orientations and research instruction.
List of Librarians
Not available.  
Interlibrary Loans
CPSLD Cards  JIBC Library participates in the CPSLD Reciprocal Loan Progam.
Note: Click on Journal Titles tab (includes print and ejournals)

Print Journals
Note: Click on Journal Titles tab (includes print and ejournals), OR
Check the library catalogue for holdings.
Journals are shelved alphabetically by title.

Technical Help
Not available.
Borrowing Information
Library Account Information Users should contact the library for their User ID and PIN (password) to access their account (called My Account in OPAC). Can be used for reviewing what they have checked out, to renew items, and to change their PIN.
Library Cards
Library cards are not issued to students.
Loan Periods

Holds can be placed in person or via email, phone or fax.


Renewals can be done through the My Account feature in the OPAC. Users must contact the library for their User ID and PIN (password).  Alternatively, users may request renewals in person or via email, phone or fax.

Fines/ Penalties

Books & media: We do not charge fines for overdue library material. Borrowers are charged for the cost of the book or DVD after six weeks.
iPads and laptops: $10 per day.

Borrowing Policies
Return Bin Material may be returned after Library hours to the Gold Return Bin located outside the 8th Avenue entrance
Equipment & Facilities
Internet Access
Available on all computers. No login required.
Wireless Access
Users must obtain a User ID and Password from the Library or JIBC Information Desk to access the wireless network.

Students may borrow (overnight), on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Late returns are charged $10.00 per day.


Purchase a Copy Card at the Library ($2, $5, $10 plus $1 deposit)
10 cents/page for black and white
50 cents/page for colour

Meeting/ Study Rooms

Three study rooms are available and can be booked at the circulation desk, for 2-hour blocks, for current week only.

Computer Labs
Not available.
Campus Information
Academic Calendar
Class Timetable

Each campus page has links to schedules and rooms for classes and meetings scheduled for present and next days.

Exam Schedules
Campus Maps
Campus Web Site Map
Other Resources
AskAway Local Administrator(s)

Marjory Jardine (scheduling): 604-528-5592

Christine-Louise Dujmovich (technical): 604-528-5597

Library Staff FAQ

Research Help:

Faculty Resources: 

Last updated January 11, 2019