Library Book pickup: more access and an easier process!

photograph of Musagetes Library

Library books are now easier to request – and you can request books from the Main Campus libraries for pickup in Cambridge (and the other way around, too)!  Book Pickup at the School of Architecture has now changed to Fridays.  

Request your books directly in the Omni catalogue.  Items from the Porter, Davis, Grebel, Witer, and Pharmacy libraries can now be picked up from Musagetes.  

  • Ensure that you are signed in, and click on the Get it from a Waterloo Library option in the item’s details.  

  • Select Book Pickup @ School of Architecture, Cambridge as your pickup location (or, pick Porter or Grebel if it’s easier for you!) 

  • Add a comment if you wish. 

  • Submit your request. 

Pickup time has change is now on Fridays between 12:00 noon and 2:00 PM, no appointment required. 

  • You will receive a notification when each item requested is available.  

  • Pickup from the atrium at the School of Architecture any time between 12:00 noon and 2:00 PM on Fridays.  

  • Show your WatCard ID at the security desk window; collect your items from the pickup table. Don’t forget your mask!  


More information and details for returning items is available at