News & Events

Supernatural Creature
Page Frights Pop-Up Exhibit
Join us for a pop-up exhibit of creepy books from W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections and the library! We will have pumpkin carving stencils and other giveaways. Check out #pagefrights...
Skeleton drawing
Special Collections: September Highlights
Classes This month we worked with four different departments across campus to share our collections with 170 students. Andreas Vesalius’ De Humani Corporis Farbrica (1555), the first modern anatomy...
open book
Rare Books & Special Collections Summer Review: New Acquisitions and New Spaces
We know it's a bit late, but we wanted to update you on all of the changes that happened this summer! New Acquisitions We've been very busy actively adding to our holdings across all our...
library calendar contest
Enter to WIN! Library Calendar Contest
What do you love about your Library? Send us a photo and you could win! Your photo could be of anything! A cozy study nook in the Fireplace Reading room, you and your friends having fun during a...
Presentation on UAVs at Queen's
Science Literacy Week Activities at Queen’s University Library
We are pleased to announce our event schedule to celebrate Science Literacy Week at Queen’s. We hope you will come celebrate science as we show our appreciation for the fantastic insights, inventions...
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Queens University Library Launches New Website
We are pleased to share with you the launch of our new website. After months of planning and hard work, we are delighted to announce the official launch on July 27, 2016! Our goal with this new...
Kim Bell
Prison Sentences: Penitentiary Literature in Kingston
Focusing on prison newsletters, or ‘joint magazines’ from Kingston area prisons, this  exhibit provides an in-depth look at writings by prisoners. It examines the content and  historical significance...