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Fireplace Series - Sounding Routes and Places
Please join us for a conversation between: ANDRA MCCARTNEY, Professor Emerita, Concordia University, Centre for Sensory Studies LAURA MURRAY, Professor, Department of English and Cultural Studies...
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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...
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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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GIS Day 2018
This year, 2018, GIS Day is on Wednesday November 14. GIS Day provides an international forum for users of geographic information systems (GIS) technology to demonstrate real-world applications that...
Queen’s Archivist Paul Banfield displays the MacMartin diary.
Queen’s University Archives Lecture 2018
Queen’s University Library invites all members of the Queen's and Kingston communities to a special lecture by Murray Klippenstein. The 36th annual Queen’s University Archives Lecture, "Indigenous...
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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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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...