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Summer shifting project at Schulich Library of Science and Engineering

Published: 6Jun2016

Schulich Library of Science and Engineering is undergoing a major summer shifting project. We are currently shifting our collection in order to provide more study space on the fourth and fifth...

Exhibition: Illuminated Qur'ans

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The Arabic writing used for setting down the sacred text of the Qur’an subsequently went under a diffusion corresponding to the expansion of the Islamic faith and to the development of the Islamic...

Exhibition: Jewish Bibliophilia: Sacred and Secular

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What drives humans to collect? Walter Benjamin, the early 20th century philosopher and cultural critic, commented: “O bliss of the collector… Ownership is the most intimate relationship one can...

Downtime for McGill WorldCat and McGill Full Text links, June 4-5

Published: 19May2016

Due to scheduled maintenance, the following services and systems will be unavailable from June 4, 2016 at 9pm until June 5, 2016 at noon:...

The McGill Library's Islamic Lithographs digital Collection is now live

Published: 17May2016

The Islamic Studies Library Collections at McGill University include over 750 lithographed volumes printed in the second half of the nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth century...

A war hero in our midst: The story of George Irvine Baillie

Published: 4May2016

Have you ever noticed any of the 7 portraits hanging on the inside walls of the Schulich Library?  Each portrait has captured a moment in that person’s life and invites us to find out the story...

Colombo ILL downtime, April 16 and April 23

Published: 8Apr2016

Access to the Colombo Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service will be unavailable, due to scheduled server migrations:...

The McGill Library and Archives launched its new Research Commons with a day of interactive demos

Published: 5Apr2016

March 30, 2016 was the official launch of the new Research Commons, a technology-enhanced, collaborative space that brings together services and resources to support researchers. The launch...

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