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Map of Kingston
More than 1000 historical maps now online
Coinciding with the celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary and the Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) 50th anniversary, Ontario’s university libraries are collaborating to release a...
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OCUL Collaborative Futures Shared Library Services Platform (LSP)
We are pleased to officially announce our participation in phase three of the Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) Collaborative Futures project. In this phase we will select and implement...
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Schulich-Woolf Rare Book Collection
Distinguished Canadian philanthropist and entrepreneur Seymour Schulich and Queen’s University Principal, Daniel Woolf have partnered to gift their personal collections of rare books to Queen’s. In...
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Annual Classics Symposium in Speaker's Corner
We hope you will join us in Speaker's Corner on Friday March 31 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m as Classics graduate and undergraduate students present their research on a variety of topics. Please see the...
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Library Update – March 24, 2017
As we approach the end of the winter term (yes, winter will end!), we complete and re-start our annual planning cycle. We have an all staff meeting scheduled for Wednesday April 5th at 10am, where I’...
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New Exhibit: The Taste of the Library
Please join us for The Taste of the Library: An Exhibit of Historical Canadian Cookbooks, curated by the students of Professor Steven Maynard's HIST 312: Canadian Social History. The exhibit takes a...
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Call for Submissions - Union Gallery Poetry Event
Due to the success of Union Gallery’s poetry event this past fall, they have decided to hold another in celebration of National Poetry Month this April. The gallery invites student and emerging...
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I@Q: Celebrating Undergraduate Research
Inquiry@Queen's (I@Q), an annual conference that promotes and showcases undergraduate research at the university, is coming up on Thursday, March 9 and Friday, March 10. All events are open to the...
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175th anniversary: A day to remember
On March 7, 1842, the first students arrived to begin their studies. Queen’s will mark the 175th anniversary of this important moment in its history with a special meeting of Senate. Several...