Print Collections

Schulich-Woolf Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Schulich-Woolf Rare Book Collection

The main strength of the Schulich-Woolf Rare Book Collection is British history and culture of the 16th through 18th centuries.

Jeannie and Vero Wunne-Edwards Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Jeannie and Vero Wynne-Edwards Collection
The Jeannie and Vero Wynne-Edwards Collection consists of over 1800 books, pamphlets, periodical, and ephemeral pieces in the field of natural history.
St. Mary's Cathedral Library Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections St. Mary's Cathedral Library Collection

The St. Mary's Cathedral Library numbers around 6,000 volumes, and contains a rich variety of Catholic religious texts and secular titles.

Rare and Historical Map Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Rare and Historical Map Collection
Special Collections has a large map collection. Our rare and historical maps include Kingston, Canada, North America and the world.
McGill-Queen's Press Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections McGill-Queen's Press
A complete collection of McGill-Queen's Press imprints.
Macdonell Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Macdonell Collection
The Macdonell Collection contains Bishop Alexander's Library. The main areas are religion, Irish history, classics, literature, world history, & travel.
Reference Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Reference
Special Collections holds an extensive reference collection that supports bibliographic study and genealogy research.
18th Century British Political Pamphlet Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections 18th Century British Political Pamphlet Collection
These ephemeral documents cover a variety of social topics from 1642 to the Reform Bill of 1832.
Ephemeral Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Ephemeral Collection
Other non-book publications, objects, and furniture held in Special Collections.