Algoma University

Site: Algoma University

Service: Wishart Library

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Develops and provides access to a well rounded collection of books, electronic resources periodicals, government documents and audio visual media to support the program of study at the University 
  • Houses the Shingwauk Collection, a special collection of documents relating specifically to the history of the Shingwauk Residential School and First Nations peoples in the region 
  • Provides computer and internet access
Hours Unless otherwise posted 
Mon-Thu 8:30 am-10:30 pm * Fri 8:30 am-8 pm * Sat-Sun 10 am-5 pm Sep-Apr 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-8 pm * Sun 10 am-5 pm May-Jul 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm Aug
Areas Served Sault Ste. Marie
  • Primarily to serve the needs of Algoma University students and faculty 
  • Adult members of the community and high school students are welcome
Application Membership required for book loans
Languages English
Fees Membership - Nominal for community users
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-949-2101
Fax 705-949-6583
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Robin Isard, Systems Librarian; Phone: 705-949-2101 ext 4630
Alternate Contact Joanne Nanne, Communications Officer; Phone: 705-949-2301 ext 4122
Primary Executive Ken Hernden, Archives and Special Collections, Library Science; Phone: 705-949-2101 ext 4611
Site Location West Wing
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address Arthur A. Wishart Library
1520 Queen St E
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 2G4
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Intersection Queen St E and Hugill St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1967
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education