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New Virtual Exhibit: 175 years of Queen's University Library
We are pleased to share a new virtual exhibit in honour of Queen’s 175th anniversary. This timeline exhibit outlines a history of the library, and is filled with stories exemplifying the strengths...
Queen's Royal Charter
Queen’s Royal Charter Digitized by Archives
  Queen’s University Archives is pleased to announce the digitization of Queen’s Royal Charter. Originally known as “Queen’s College at Kingston”, Queen’s University was incorporated by a Royal...
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W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections Update
This year was incredibly busy and exciting for us in W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections. We have renovated our space, acquired wonderful works for our collections, and recently unveiled...
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Walkhome is closed for the holidays
Walkhome is closed for the holidays, but for those of you who still need a safe walk home on campus, you may call campus security at 613-533-6080.  Please see the Walkhome website for hours in the...
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Website Maintenance
Please note our website be temporarily unavailable on Tuesday, December 20 at 9:30 a.m. for routine maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
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Walkhome Exam Hours
Good news for late night study sessions! Walkhome is open until 4am through December 16th. Call them at 613-533-9255 between 7pm and 4am for a walk home. Please see their website for more...
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Tinsel Prints Pop-Up exhibit
Join us for pop-up exhibit of tinsel prints from the Robertson Davies Collection! Like modern baseball or hockey cards, tinsel prints were collectable images of famous actors and actresses produced...
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Lego-Stress Buster
Take a break from your studies and join us for some creative fun! We are pleased to team up with Kingston Frontenac Public Library to invite students and other members of the Queen's and Kingston...
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Extended hours at the Stauffer Library Cafe during exams
In response to student requests, the Stauffer Library Cafe is extending its open hours until 11 pm during exams so students can fuel their study efforts with a coffee or snack.  The Stauffer Library...