News & Events

People mingling at the new LINQ
Creating a LINQ to Learning
Thank you to many members of the Queen’s community who joined us to preview the Watson Hall LINQ earlier this week. We were pleased to see the enthusiasm for this new node in the Queen’s University...
students studying
Scholars Portal Journals Reaches 50 Million Article Milestone
The Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) is proud to announce that Scholars Portal Journals platform has loaded its 50 millionth journal article. Scholars Portal Journals provides students...
Museum of Health Care
The Museum of Health Care is recruiting Museum Docents
Do you have a passion for history & science? Are you an enthusiastic person who loves teaching and working with children? The Museum of Health Care is recruiting Museum Docents.  Duties include...
student studying at laptop
​New and Improved ExamBank
We are pleased to announce the launch of a new and improved ExamBank on September 1, 2017. Working closely with the Office of the University Registrar and the Faculty of Law we have moved Exambank to...
Steven Maynard and his students from HIST 312 attend the opening of the exhibition The Taste of the Library that they created and curated
Deadline extended! Promoting Student Inquiry Teaching Award
The deadline has been extended: All nomination packages should be sent electronically in PDF format to the Selection Committee at  inforef@queensu.ca no later than Monday, August 14, 2017 by 4:00 pm...
Student working on laptop
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...
Botterell Hall
Facilities Update – Bracken Health Sciences Library
As identified in the Library and Archives Master Plan (LAMP), a portion of the lower level stack area will be turned over to the Faculty of Health Sciences to help address their future space needs. ...
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...
Dr. Denise Anthony with the text "Big Data"
Matariki Lecture: Big Data, cyber security and healthcare
Big Data offers both great promise but also serious perils for healthcare, as it does for other institutions of modern life. The rush to turn the promise into reality, however, without understanding...