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Students studying in the 1923 Reading room
Notice of facilities work: Douglas Library
The 1923 Reading Room will be closed the week of August 21, to install new lighting. It is scheduled to re-open for sturdu on September 1. The new lights were previously in Wallace Hall and reflect...
Douglas Library exterior on a sunny day
Welcome Queen’s Quarterly!
We are pleased to welcome Queen’s Quarterly to their new home in Douglas Library.  This relocation is a natural fit for the Douglas Library, which is home to McGill Queen’s University Press, and...
Douglas Library exterior on a sunny day
Facilities Update: Water shut-down in Douglas and Lederman Law Library
Physical Plant Services is scheduling water shutdowns in building across campus to ensure we are in compliance with the water use by-law implemented by the City of Kingston. The two dates and...
Notice of facilities work: Lederman Law Library
Beginning Monday, and continuing until the end of June, we are working with PPS to complete renovations in the Lederman Law Library, both to improve library spaces and to ensure compliance with fire...
Students walking in Stauffer Library
LAMP Update: Summer 2016
Here is the latest LAMP Update for the Campus Planning Advisory Committee (CPAC). This latest update provides an update on projects that address the most pressing elements of LAMP, roughly in the ...
Students walking in Stauffer Library
LAMP Update: Douglas Library and Stauffer Library Sub-Projects
Continuing with the LAMP implementation plan, this Douglas and Stauffer Library Sub­‐Projects Presentationshowcases design principles, service point visions, and drawings that were produced by CS...
Students walking in Stauffer Library
LAMP Update: Stauffer and Douglas Library Sub-projects
With students taking full advantage of every inch of space in our libraries in these early days of December, it was rewarding to begin reviewing opportunities for the Stauffer and Douglas Library...
Students walking in Stauffer Library
LAMP Update: Layer of Access Core Criteria for Bound Journals
The Library Leadership Team has reviewed the Library’s Layer of Access Core Criteria for bound journals and the Library is now sharing with advisory groups and poised to implement the layers of...
Students walking in Stauffer Library
LAMP Update: Café repositioning
A group has been working on the Library Café repositioning design and investigating the possibility of extended hours of operation. A report will be forthcoming.