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RESOLVED: Problems with WorldCat and Colombo ILL search results

Update, September 22: The problems with McGill holdings in WorldCat and searches in Colombo ILL have been resolve. Thank you for your patience.

We are currently experiencing problems with call number and location information not showing for items in our WorldCat Catalogue. Searches in Colombo ILL are also affected. We are working to resolve the issues as quickly as possible.

Published: 16Sep2016

Science Literacy Week @ McGill 2016


Science Literacy Week @ McGill is happening from September 19 to 25!

Exhibition: Celebrating Edward Lear

McLennan Library Building Rare Books & Special Collections, 4th floor lobby, 3459 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C9, CA

Known the world over as the author of "The Owl and the Pussycat" and other "nonsense poems" for children, Edward Lear (1812-1888) was also an extraordinarily accomplished natural history painter, ranked by many contemporaries – and subsequent art

Exhibition: Remembering the Nuremberg Trials: 70 years later

Gelber Law Library 3660 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

A new exhibition at the Nahum Gelber Law Library commemorates the 70th anniversary of the end of the International Military Tribunal, the most known and most important of the Nuremberg Trials.

Library Go! A McGill Library Scavenger Hunt

Library Go! A McGill Library Scavenger Hunt is an interactive game that students can play at the Library on their mobile devices, for the chance of winning a Fitbit! It's a fun way to learn about our many services, varied spaces and extensive collections.

Published: 26Aug2016

Prof. Marc Raboy publishes "Marconi: The Man Who Networked the World"

McGill Communication Studies professor and Beaverbrook Chair, Marc Raboy, has published a new book this month, "Marconi: The Man Who Networked the World", through Oxford University Press. 

Published: 25Aug2016

Fall 2016 – Course Lecturers – Job Posting

McGill University
Department of Art History and Communication Studies
Fall 2016 – Course Lecturers – Job Posting

The Department of Art History and Communication Studies invites applications for a Course Lecturer to teach a course during Fall 2016.

Please note that Course Lecturers have signed their first Collective Agreement on 30 October 2015, available at http://mcliu.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Collective_Agreement_MCLIU_Fr....

Published: 24Aug2016

Changes to billing for lost overdue items

Beginning August, 24, 2016, Library borrowers will be billed for the replacement cost of items that are not returned or renewed 14 days after the due date, except for items in high demand that cannot be renewed: after 2 days for reserve material, and after 10 days for items that have been recalled. (Previously, bills for replacement were sent to users after 40 days for overdue items and 21 days for recalled overdue items.)

Published: 23Aug2016

Water shutdown in the McLennan-Redpath Complex Saturday, August 20

Please note, there will be a City of Montreal water shutdown at the McLennan-Redpath Complex on Saturday, August 20 from 9am to noon. It will affect the water in both the McLennan and Redpath Library Buildings.

During this time, please use the washrooms located on the first floor of the Bronfman Building (1001 Sherbrooke Street West).

We apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you.

Published: 19Aug2016

Nathalie Cooke appointed new Associate Dean, ROAAr

The McGill Library and Archives is pleased to announce the appointment of Nathalie Cooke as new Associate Dean, ROAAr (Rare & Special Collections, Osler, Art and Archives), for a three-year term beginning September 1, 2016.

“I’m excited to welcome Nathalie to the Library’s senior administration team,” said C. Colleen Cook, McGill Trenholme Dean of Libraries. “Her deep, diverse background and experience at McGill will help us share our treasures with the McGill community and beyond.”

Published: 10Aug2016