Jean-Léon Allie

Library and archives

Welcome to Jean-Léon Allie Library and Archives. Our staff is available on campus or online to provide you with a broad range of services: research and reference help, book loans, printing and scanning, etc.

Library News

  • 2024-04-24: The Saint Paul University website is getting a makeover! We appreciate your patience during this transition. We are hard at work updating the content pertaining to the library to get you the information you need. In the meantime, if you need any help, please contact us at or 613-236-1391 ext. 2357 (during opening hours).
  • 2024-02-13: We have updated our APA Style (7th ed.) citation handout. We have added more examples of commonly used sources as well as guidance that is clearer and more detailed. You can find the handout in the citation styles research guide or on the Writing Centre’s webpage.
  • 2023-11-03: Our Living Library is finally here! Watch testimonials from members of our community and discover why SPU is such a great place to study and work. Feeling inspired by what you see? We’re still accepting submissions for this ongoing project! Details on the website.

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Writing Centre

The Writing Centre provides students with assistance in writing, organizing, and formatting academic papers in a safe and non-judgmental space.