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The McGill Libraries MUSE catalogue now features an electronic New Books Shelf. With one click, you can retrieve the newest titles — books, maps, microforms, media and music — added to the library shelves within the last 6 months.
MUSE, McGill Libraries' online catalogue, is now available without interruption from early Sunday morning at 7:00 am until after midnight on the following Saturday (Sunday at 1:00 am). Night owls and our users around the world will have complete access to all McGill Libraries' online research tools, including the link from Find It McGill to MUSE and our online journals virtually 24 x 7!
Find It@McGill is a powerful new navigation and research tool that allows seamless connection from many of McGill’s research databases directly to online full-text articles, or to a title listing for non electronic/print journals, books or other library materials in MUSE.
Starting January 5, 2004, loan periods and renewal policies for regular loan items will be the same at all McGill libraries, depending upon your borrower status.
Faculty will now receive term loans for regular loan items at all McGill libraries and regular overdue fines are eliminated, effective January 5, 2004.
This is an important notice intended for all McGill students. As of January 1, 2004, the University-wide "Policy on Email Communication with Students" comes into effect. Email will be recognized as one of the official means of communication between McGill University and its students.
Two members of the McGill community were among the winners of the prestigious Prix du Québec, presented at the National Assembly on November 18: Frederick Andermann (Prix Wilder-Penfield for biomedical research) and Lorne Trottier (Prix Lionel-Boulet for leadership in scientific advancement).
Ground will be officially broken for innovative teaching facilities at McGill on Monday, December 17. Pauline Marois, Quebec's Deputy Premier and Finance Minister, will be present at a press conference and groundbreaking ceremony to announce the Government of Quebec's multi-million contribution towards the construction of McGill's new Lorne M. Trottier Building. Named after engineering alumnus Lorne M. Trottier, the new facilities are being constructed at a total cost of $17 million, the new teaching facilities will be built to enable McGill to meet the surging demand for information technology and engineering professionals across North America.