Carleton University Library is offering curbside pick-up and mail delivery while access to the library collections are limited. Material that is digitally available from HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access Service (HT ETAS) is not eligible for this service.

Current students, faculty, staff, and alumni are eligible for this service.

How to Requests Books

Place requests on books directly in Omni.

  • Login to your library account
  • Select your Pickup Location: Curbside Pick-up OR Mail Delivery
  • If you are requesting mail delivery, include your mailing address in the comment box

How to Receive your Books

Curbside Pick-up

Open Monday - Friday, 9:00AM to 12:00PM & 1:00PM to 4:00PM. We are closed over the lunch hour.

  • You will receive an email when your material is ready for pick-up.
  • Pick-up your items at MacOdrum Library Curbside Pickup. Our curbside pick-up location is on the exterior of the library building along Library Road (canal side).
  • Upon arrival call, (343) 996-9167 There is temporary parking along the road.
  • Material must be picked up within 10 days, after which we will cancel your request.
  • All materials can be returned to our return bins on Library Road.

Mail Delivery

  • You will receive an email when your materials are being prepared for delivery
  • Materials will be checked out to your account before mailing. We cannot estimate delivery dates or times.
  • A return label will be included. Please do not lose the return label as an additional one will not be provided.
  • If you did not indicate your mailing address at the time of requesting, please email , otherwise a staff member will be in touch with you.

If you require any assistance with your request, email

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