Subscribe to online services

Online services
Subscribe to online services
Duration of subscription
Modify your account

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BAnQ makes numerous services and collections available online or through remote access: the catalogue, Pistard, the digital collection, the remote reference service, and more. In addition to providing these resources, a subscription to online services lets you:

In order to borrow or place a hold on materials at the Grande Bibliothèque, you must join BAnQ and subscribe to all its services to obtain your subscriber's card.

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It's free

Fill out the online services form by providing a valid address in Québec to obtain your client number and password. You will receive a confirmation of your subscription by email, and by postal mail a few days later. The confirmation will state your client number and password. You can change your password by going to "My account" on the home page of the Web portal.

You must be a Québec resident to join BAnQ and subscribe to online services.

Non-residents of Québec can nevertheless join BAnQ and subscribe to all services by paying for the duration of their subscription. However, online access to digital resources requiring login, including the borrwoing of e-books, is granted only to subscribers who reside in Québec.

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The subscription remains valid for as long as you are a Québec resident.


When you join, you agree to:

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You can change your land-line phone number or cell phone number, your email address or your password by going to "My account" or by contacting the library by phone or email, or in person.

Our partners

Ville de Montréal. Fondation de BAnQ. Les Amis de BAnQ. Catalogue des bibliothèques du Québec. RDAQ. RFN.