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Creative Writing at Queen’s Presents Omar El Akkad
Omar El Akkad will be reading from his novel “American War” in Kingston 205 on November 7, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. All are welcome to attend this free event!   Please note the location has...
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Creative Writing at Queen’s Presents Carleigh Baker
Carleigh Baker will be reading short fiction from “Bad Endings” in Watson 517 on October 23, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. All are welcome to attend this free event!
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Martha's Update - October 20, 2017
Good morning from The Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) Conference in Montreal, where Associate University Librarian, Heather McMullen and I presented yesterday on two different but...
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Open Access Week Streaming Event
Please join us in Speaker's Corner on October 24th from 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM as we stream "Spotlight on Open Educational Resources" in honour of Open Access Week.  October 23-29 is International Open...
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The Portuguese Azulejo Tile: Contemporary Dialogues
The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures (LLCU) and Camões I.P. cordially invite you to an exhibition: The Portuguese Azulejo Tile: Contemporary Dialogues The azulejo tile is rooted in...
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Annual Queen’s University Archives Lecture
Queen’s University Library invites all members of the Queen's and Kingston communities to a special lecture by Guy Berthiaume, Librarian and Archivist of Canada. Dr. Berthiaume assumed the position...
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Spotlight on Indigenous and Indigenous-focused Presses
Stop by the Lederman Law Library to view a new book display: Spotlight on Indigenous and Indigenous-focused Presses, showcasing publishers that are either First Nations-based or ones that publish...
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The Irving and Regina Rosen Public Lecture
Dr. Amy-Jill Levine, University Professor of New Testament and Jewish Studies, Mary Jane Werthan Professor of Jewish Studies, Divinity School and College of Arts and Science, Vanderbilt...
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Library Events and Hours for Homecoming
In order to accommodate the ReUnion Street Festival, Stauffer Library will be closing at 11pm on Saturday, October 14th, and will re-open as usual on Sunday at 8 am. All other libraries are open...