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Library Update – May 16, 2014
May is a month of many meetings. At the OCUL Spring Directors’ meeting in North Bay, major topics on the agenda were confirmation of a set of operating principles for OCUL, and next steps in the...
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Library Update – March 28, 2014
The matters on my mind today span the library, the university, the region and the country – not an unusual combination – with the added element of an international learning experience. Locally, it’s...
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Library Update – March 7, 2014
Congratulations to the amazing students, faculty and organizers of this year’s Inquiry@Queen’s Undergraduate Research Conference – the 8th one!  The incredible array of interesting topics continues...
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Library Update – February 21, 2014
We love our special collections, and we love our undergraduates, so it has been a huge pleasure to see a dynamic combination of the two highlighted on the Queen’s home page this week. Molly-Claire...
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Library Update – February 7, 2014
The OLA Super Conference held last week in Toronto again included many speakers, convenors and organizers from Queen’s – kudos to all! One of my favourite parts of OLA is perusing the posters, always...
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Library Update – January 24, 2014
Now here’s a great story involving a beautiful book, social activism and smart people connecting dots to make good ideas happen: Rare book now on display in Stauffer Library. It has been a treat to...
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Library Update – December 20, 2013
Fellow word game lovers may have noticed…  If you’re in downtown Kingston at night, stand on King St across from the Earth to Spirit Fair Trade Co and look at the top floor of that building. You’ll...
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Library Update – December 6, 2013
Both the Campus Master Plan (CMP) and the Library and Archives Master Plan (LAMP) have milestones today. I hope you’ll drop by the Campus Master Plan Open House in the Biosciences Complex Atrium...
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Library Update – November 22, 2013
After two weeks on the road my mind is very full. The topics in each of the two weeks have been quite different, as have the locations. My first stop was the Bader International Study Centre (BISC)...