News & Events

New group study room
Two new group study rooms open at Education Library
The Education Library now has two additional Group Study Rooms available to Queen’s students, staff and faculty. Rooms B124A and B124B both have a four person capacity and are equipped with a table,...
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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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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Helen Howard Graduate Students Reading Room
We are please to share that the facilities work to revitalize our Graduate Students Reading Room begins this week. The renovations being undertaken with generous support from Dr. Helen Howard...
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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...
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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...