News & Events

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Science Literacy Week Resource Showcase and Pop-Up Exhibit
Join us in celebrating Science Literacy Week! Watch our instagram (@queensulibrary and @jordan_library) and facebook feeds for featured resources all week long (September 18-22) and join us for our...
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Request Reserves for Fall/Winter 2017
As we all prepare for the upcoming academic year, we look forward to processing requests for Reserves course materials. Ares, our course reserves management system, allows instructors and students to...
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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...
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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Deadline Extended! I@Q Undergraduate Research Conference – Call for Proposals
We are pleased to announce that we have extended the deadline for the submission of proposals to Tuesday February 7, 2017! Undergraduate students from any discipline with research, experiential...
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The Union Gallery features a new exhibition: Striking the line
The Union Gallery is delighted to present a juried exhibition of student work from Queen’s University. Striking the line will be featured from January 21 - March 4, 2017. Opening reception is on...
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I@Q Undergraduate Research Conference – Call for Proposals
Undergraduate students from any discipline with research, experiential learning experiences and creative projects to share are invited to submit an abstract for the 11th Annual Inquiry@Queen’s...
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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...