News & Events

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Happy Canadian Library Workers Day
Here at Queen’s University Library, we are known for our strong research collections, superb facilities, and of course, our dedicated staff.  Our employees work to support our strategic priorities
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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
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Opening: Group Study Rooms with Indigenous Names and Art
We are pleased to announce the official opening of twelve new group study rooms in Stauffer Library. These rooms have been given Indigenous names, and Indigenous artists were commissioned to create
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GIS Day provides an international forum for users of geographic information systems (GIS) technology to demonstrate real-world applications that are making a difference in our society. This year we
Securing the Big Data City
Please join us for a BD175 Queen's Seminar Series Event!  Dr. David Murakami Wood will be speaking about "Securing the Big Data City" on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 from 12:30pm to 1:30pm.  "Smart
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Please join us for the 34th Annual Archives Lecture
The 34th Annual Archives Lecture, “The Treasure Room: An Intriguing History of Collecting at Queen’s”, will be presented by Deirdre Bryden, Archivist (University Records) on Thursday October 20 at 2:
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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
2015 award recipient, Gabor Fichtinger, School of Computing
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Promoting Student Inquiry Teaching Award
The call for submissions has been extended to Monday October 17, 2016 at 4 pm. Nominations continue to be accepted for the 2016 Promoting Student Inquiry Teaching Award. Please consider nominating a
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Greening the Library: We recycle
We are committed to reducing waste! Queen’s diversion initiatives need all of our participation to succeed, and we are asking for your help to reach our goals. We recycle at the Library, and have