Loan service

Self-serve station.

Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec offers its many patrons an extensive, wide-ranging universal circulating collection on a variety of supports. In addition to being able to check out materials at the ground floor service desk or at a self-checkout station, subscribers to this service have the following privileges:

  • loan renewals online, on site or by telephone
  • material reservations online, on site or by telephone
  • purchase suggestions online or on site
  • holiday loans for extended periods during the summer
  • on-site loans of materials from the national collection
  • access to the interlibrary loan service
  • access to the various services of BAnQ, including the language laboratory (Laboratoire de langues)

Subscribers can check out up to 25 items for a period of 21 days, except for films for subscribers 14 years and older (7 days). Television series and lengthy films, identified by means of a sticker indicating “Prêt 21 jours”, can be checked out for 21 days.

Our partners

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