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Library project receives Digitizing Canadian Collections funding
Queen's University Library is pleased to announce that our project, Digital John Buchan, first Baron Tweedsmuir, was successful in receiving funds as part of the National Heritage Digitization...
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Facilities Update: Botterell Hall Closed October 13 & 14
Due to facilities work resulting in ventilation shutdown in Botterell Hall from 6 am on Saturday October 13 until 6 pm on Sunday October 14 there will be no access to the building (with exception of...
Text on orange background: Open Access Week 2018 Designing Equitable Foundations for Open Knowledge October 22-28
Open Access Week 2018
International Open Access Week is October 22 – 28, 2018.   This year's theme is “Designing Equitable Foundations for Open Knowledge”: Please join us for our events held in Speaker’s corner in...
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Facilities Update: Rare Books and Special Collections Closed October 10
W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections is hosting a lecture and exhibit on the Nuremberg Chronicle on Wednesday October 10 and will re-open for study on Thursday October 11. Thank you for...
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Library Hours for Homecoming
In order to accommodate Homecoming activities such as the ReUnion Street Festival and the Faculty of Law Homecoming Reception we have made some adjustments to library hours on Homecoming Weekend:...
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Researcher Training Program
Queen’s researchers and scholars generate globally impactful research and scholarship. The Queen’s University Library has developed a Researcher Training Program to support Queen’s researchers to...
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Extended Loan for Faculty of Education Practicum Students
Beginning Monday, October 1, ask at the information services desk for the extended loan. Due date: November 20, 2018. Please ask us in person or by phone!
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Please join us as we explore the Nuremberg Chronicle
A new course on campus is opening its doors to the public in an upcoming class featuring one of the library’s newest acquisitions -- a 1493 hand-coloured Nuremberg Chronicle that has found its new...
WestlawNext Canada Refresher Sessions for Law Students
Tuesday, October 9th  9:00 – 10:00 AM, Mac 400 (Introduction)  10:00 – 11:00 AM, Mac 400 (Advanced)  1:30 – 2:30 PM, Mac 300 (Introduction)  Introduction session for people with limited...