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Spirit Book Scanner: Scan to Your USB Key

McGill Library is testing the Spirit Book Scanner -- a self-service machine that gives users a real time preview and saves directly to USB.

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Published on : 10 Feb 2011

Howard Ross Service Point closed Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011

Due to an extended water shutdown affecting the Bronfman Building, the Howard Ross Service Point will be closed on Sunday, February 13, 2011.

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Published on : 10 Feb 2011

Lecture recording: Our Friend the Sun - Images of Light

Dr. Tania Anne Woloshyn of the Department of Art History & Communication Studies, McGill University, opened the Osler Library’s latest exhibition by discussing the visual culture of Heliotherapy, an ancient practice of total bodily exposure to sunlight, and Phototherapy, an electric light therapy pioneered in the 1890s.

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Published on : 04 Feb 2011

New extended study hours for the Walter Hitschfeld Geographic Information Centre

The Walter Hitschfeld Geographic Information Centre will be implementing a new after-hours access policy for students, faculty and staff.

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Published on : 03 Feb 2011

EndNote Update X4.0.2 for Windows

EndNote has released an update to EndNote X4 for Windows that includes several improvements.

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Published on : 31 Jan 2011

Computer Finder: Scheduled downtime Monday, January 31 at 2 PM

The Computer Finder will be unavailable on Monday, January 31, 2011 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm for scheduled maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience this might cause.

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Published on : 31 Jan 2011

NOW OPEN: New Humanities and Social Sciences Library Group Study Zone and three adjoining group study rooms!

The Library is pleased to report that a 32 seat Group Study Zone on the main floor of the Redpath Library Building is now open to students.

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Published on : 27 Jan 2011

Schulich Library of Science and Engineering closing early on Thursday, February 3

The Schulich Library of Science and Engineering will be closing its doors early at 19:30 on Thursday, February 3, 2011.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2011

Life Sciences and Osler libraries closed evenings January 24 and 25

The Life Sciences Library and Osler Library will be closing at 6 p.m. on Monday, January 24 and Tuesday, January 25 due to a water shutdown in the McIntyre Building. We apologize for the inconvenience.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2011

Lecture recording: A Relationship Etched in Time: Leonardo da Vinci, the Earl of Arundel and Wenceslaus Hollar

Lecture by Dr. Rolando Del Maestro of the Montreal Neurological Institute on the dynamic interplay between Thomas Howard, the 21st Earl of Arundel and the engraver Wenceslaus Hollar.

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Published on : 20 Jan 2011

4th floor of Life Sciences and Osler libraries closed evenings Jan 17-21

Due to replacement of ceiling tiles and lighting, the 4th floor of the Life Sciences and Osler libraries will be closed : January 17-21, 2011 from 18:00 – 21:00.

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Published on : 14 Jan 2011

McGill Library closed for the holidays December 23 to January 2

The Library is closed for the holidays from December 23, 2010 to January 2, 2011, inclusive.

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Published on : 22 Dec 2010

PhD students can extend borrowing privileges until thesis due date

PhD students whose McGill ID expires December 31 may have their borrowing privileges extended until the date their thesis is due.

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Published on : 20 Dec 2010

Urbadoc: scheduled downtime on Saturday, December 17th

Please note that Urbadoc will be offline for maintenance work Saturday, December 17th, 10:00-18:00.

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Published on : 17 Dec 2010

Last day to borrow a laptop: Friday, December 17

Due to maintenance requirements, the last day to borrow a laptop from the Library is Friday, December 17. All laptops must be returned as of Monday, December 20. Borrowing will resume in January 2011. Thank you for your understanding.

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Published on : 16 Dec 2010