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Join Us as We Mark Treaties Recognition Week
Treaties Recognition Week is the first week of November every year. This year it is November 5 - November 9. Treaties Recognition Week was introduced by the province of Ontario in 2016 in response...
Fireplace Reading Room
The Fireplace Series - Spaces and Places of Interdisciplinarity
Please join us for a conversation between: BARBARA CROW, Professor in Sociology and Dean of Arts and Science Feminism, Aging, Technology, AND DYLAN ROBINSON, Assistant Professor and Canada Research...
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Open textbook call for proposals
International Open Access Week is October 22 – 28, 2018, and this seems like the perfect time to announce a funding opportunity in support of the creation and use of open and affordable course...
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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...
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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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...
Fireplace Reading Room
Join us in the Fireplace Reading Room for a Queen's Reads Reading Nook
Finding time to read during the school year can be a challenge and Queen's Reads and the library want to make this a little easier on you. Queen’s Reads will be hosting Reading Nooks all over campus...
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Key dates for Collaborative Futures Project
We are pleased to announce some key dates in our timeline to implement the Collaborative Futures Shared Library Services Platform (LSP). Since we announced the selection of the library service...
Cover of the novel Scarborough - a girl running in the subway station
Queen’s Reads – pick up your copy of Scarborough
This year we will be reading Scarborough, an intersectional narrative of a low-income, culturally diverse neighbourhood that is east of Toronto. Current students can pick up their free copy at...