News & Events

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Education library closed this evening due to heavy downpour
Due to the impact of heavy downpour on Duncan McArthur Hall, the Education Library will be closed for the evening of Wednesday August 15. We expect to re-open as usual tomorrow morning. Thank you for...
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New study space available on the Stauffer Library Terrace
We are excited to announce that the terrace on the second floor of Stauffer Library is now accessible seasonally! The terrace overlooks University and Union Streets, and provides the perfect place...
Collborative Futures Announcement
Library Service Platform for Collaborative Futures Selected
We are pleased to officially announce that Ex Libris has been selected as the shared library services platform (LSP) provider for the Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) Collaborative...
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Martha's Update - June 29, 2018
The end of June and beginning of summer seems like a good time to provide an update on the various spring planning activities that prepare for the new academic year and the next fiscal year. First,...
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Enhancing Indigenous Perspectives in the Library
Our new project intern position provides a Queen’s undergraduate student with an Indigenous background the opportunity to work with the Head Education Librarian and the Vice-Provost (Digital Planning...
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Announcing a new journal - Advances in Combinatorics
This week, a new journal in mathematics was launched by Timothy Gowers (University of Cambridge) and Dan Kral (University of Warwick). The journal, called Advances in Combinatorics, is an overlay...
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Martha Whitehead elected to COAR Executive Board
At the Annual Meeting of COAR (Confederation of Open Access Repositories) Vice-Provost (Digital Planning) and University Librarian Martha Whitehead was elected to the Executive Board for a three-year...
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Law Librarian wins Research/Writing Award
Law Librarian and Associate Professor Nancy McCormack was awarded the 2018 Canadian Association of Law Libraries’ (CALL) Michael Silverstein Prize, which recognizes an outstanding contribution by a...
Notice of Construction: Lederman Law Library
Due to an ongoing capital project on the east mezzanine of the Lederman Law Library from Monday June 11 until Friday August 24, there will be some construction noise and paint odor in the library,...