News & Events

Smiling librarians at GAC-MAC table
175th anniversary of the Geological Survey of Canada
In 1842, the Canadian government established the Geological Survey of Canada (GSC), which has the distinction of being Canada’s first science agency, and is now part of Natural Resources Canada’s...
Botterell Hall
Notice of Construction Noise: June 12 – Mid August
Due to an ongoing capital project on the west side of Botterell Hall, there will be some construction noise heard in Bracken Health Sciences Library, particularly in the lower levels. While the...
Steven Maynard and his students from HIST 312 attend the opening of the exhibition The Taste of the Library that they created and curated
Submit Your Nomination! Promoting Student Inquiry Teaching Award
Nominations are now being accepted for 2017 Promoting Student Inquiry Teaching Award. Please consider nominating a colleague, or self-nomination. This award is sponsored and coordinated by Queen’s...
Douglas Library exterior on a sunny day
Facilities Update: Water shut-down in Douglas and Lederman Law Library
Physical Plant Services is scheduling water shutdowns in building across campus to ensure we are in compliance with the water use by-law implemented by the City of Kingston. The two dates and...
Nancy McCormack
Law Librarian Publishes New Book on Statutory Interpretation
Nancy McCormack’s new book, How to Understand Statutes and Regulations, 2nd ed., offers a clear and comprehensible overview of how legislation comes into being, how it is constructed, and how the...
rows of books on shelves in Downsview
Downsview Preservation Partnership
We are pleased to announce that Queen’s University has partnered with four other Ontario universities to support the long-term preservation and access to scholarly print materials. Keep@Downsview...
Martha Whitehead moderating a panel of speakers
Queen’s University celebrates a new partnership
We are excited to announce that Queen’s University has officially entered into a partnership with Library and Archives Canada (LAC). In an agreement signed on Thursday May 25, we pledged to work...
Black Figure Skyphos vessel
Announcing a new Virtual Exhibit
We are pleased to announce a new virtual exhibit. The Diniacopoulos Collection Virtual Exhibit was created by Queen’s University students, Kristen Jones and Marissa Monette, under the supervision of...
Union Gallery Entrance
Union Gallery - New Shows and Reception
The Union Gallery invites everyone to join them for an artist talk and opening reception of The Union Gallery’s new exhibitions, Contraint à courir après des ombres plus séduisantes que la réalité;...