The MacRae Library is the largest repository of agricultural resource material in the Maritimes. It is located on Dalhousie University's Faculty of Agriculture campus in Truro, Nova Scotia.
135 College Road
P.O. Box 550
Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada
Maps to library
- MacRae Library (interactive Campus Maps)
- Location via Google Maps
- MacRae Library Floorplans
Associate University Librarian, Access Services and Head of MacRae Library:
• Circulation Desk: 902-893-6669
• Document Delivery: 902-893-4578
• Fax: 902-895-0934
Winter Semester Hours
Effective January 5
Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m.–10:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
Saturday: noon–5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m.–10:30 p.m.
Extended Hours (Effective March 23 - April 21)
Monday–Friday: 8:30 a.m.–midnight
Saturday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m.–midnight
Good Friday, April 3: 1 p.m. - midnight
Easter Saturday, April 4: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Easter Sunday, April 5: noon - 5 p.m.
Monday, April 6: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
• Document Delivery
• Laptop Lending
• Writing Centre
• Learning Commons
• Use a study or seminar room
• Course Reserves for faculty
• Course Reserves for students
• Services for Faculty of Agriculture
• Suggest a purchase
Tours & Classes
Since its beginning in 1912, the Library has been a depository of highly specialized and general literature and artifacts concerning many aspects of agricultural education, agricultural technology, research and extension in the Maritimes. For more on our Special Collections, visit the Guide to the MacRae Library's Archives & Special Collections.
Wild Blueberry Network Information Center
The Wild Blueberry Network Information Center is listed on the US AgNIC site as the repository of record for information on wild blueberries. It is a source of wild blueberry production and marketing information for producers, agricultural professionals, researchers and students.