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Martha Whitehead
Martha Whitehead Honoured for Contributions to Research Librarianship
We are pleased to share recent news from the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) detailing an award presented to Martha Whitehead, who will be leaving Queen’s for Harvard University in...
Eath Day Exhibit
Pop-Up Exhibit: Earth Day
This year, Monday April 22nd marks Earth Day – a day to celebrate environmental awareness and activism. Earth Day Network states that “unprecedented global destruction and rapid reduction of plant...
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New Loan Period for Education Students
We are happy to announce that, as of Monday April 22, teacher candidates may sign resources out for their entire practicum. The due date will be June 4. Please see the Education Library information...
Chat With Us
New Chat Service Available April 15th
Beginning on Monday, April 15th, we are happy to offer our users a new virtual reference service using live chat! This service connects students, faculty, staff and researchers from participating...
Poetry pop-up display
Pop-Up Exhibits: National Poetry Month
Today, April 1st, is the first day of National Poetry Month when we celebrate poetry and its significant role in Canadian culture. Our pop-up exhibits, at both Stauffer Library and the Education...
Ecological Grief
The Fireplace Series: Ecological Grief
Time: 09:30- 11:00 (with tea being served at 09:15) Set around a fireplace in Queen's Stauffer Library, this conversation aims to spark interdisciplinary thought and ideas about Ecological Grief....
Courts
Courts of the Common Law World Past and Present
Courts are central institutions in common law countries. However, there is an amazing variety of courts in the world, both past and present, in what they adjudicate, how they are designed, and in...
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Update on Library’s Information Resources Strategies
One of the library’s key strategic priorities is to modify acquisitions practices to address the issues of current publishing models and support new and continuing research needs. As the next step in...
Martha Whitehead
New role for Martha Whitehead
Today it is with pride and no small sense of loss that we announce that Martha Whitehead, Vice-Provost (Digital Planning) & University Librarian will be leaving Queen's to lead Harvard Library,...