Séminaire de Sherbrooke

Claude-Pelletier library

This library’s regular collection offers over 52,000 volumes and almost 850 periodicals.

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The regular collection mainly covers the following topics:

•    Youth literature

•    Quebec literature

•    Nonfiction

•    Law

•    Fashion (fabrics and creators)

•    Philosophy

•    History of New France

•    Arts

•    Religion (spirituality)

The library also houses specialized collections:

•    Rare book collection

•    Art book collection

•    Government publication collection

•    Older periodical collection

•    Preservation collection

Contact information

Bibliothèque Claude-Pelletier
Séminaire de Sherbrooke
195 Marquette St.
Sherbrooke (Quebec)

819-563-2050, ext. 222

Enter via the main entrance of the Séminaire de Sherbrooke; follow the directions to the library.

Free-loan access regulations

Item types and loan periods

Free-loan access lets you sign out a maximum of 4 items among the following:

Item typeLoan period
Regular collection1 month
Government publication1 month
Law book1 month
Comic book1 month

The following may be consulted on-site only:

  • Reference works, dictionaries, periodicals, atlases, dailies and books on reserve
  • Art, preservation and rare books from the regular collection
  • Databases: Repère, Encyclopédie Universalis and Eureka.cc


An item may be renewed only once, and provided that another user has not placed a hold on it.

Late items

Item typeFine per day per itemMaximum fine
Regular collection$0.10$10.00
Gouvernment publication$0.10$10.00
Law book$0.10$10.00
Comic book$0.25$10.00

Damage or loss

A reimbursement fee equivalent to the replacement value will be demanded in the event of any lost or damaged item.

Item returns

Materials must be returned during operating hours at the circulation desk.

To find the Séminaire de Sherbrooke library and consult its operating hours, contact the
 Carrefour de l'information du Séminaire