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New Library website

The Library website has been redesigned and is now up and running. Thank you for your patience as the older pages are redirected to the new site.

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Published on : 06 Sep 2005

Discover your library @ McGill and enter the draw to win an iPod or USB stick!

Discover your library and you could get a chance to win an iPod or USB stick! The Library orientation program is now available on our website.

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Published on : 17 Aug 2005

Update on renovations in the Life (formerly Health) Sciences Library

Renovations in the Life (formerly Health) Sciences Library are now scheduled to be completed by early September.

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Published on : 15 Aug 2005

EndNote and more now available free of charge

The McGill Library recently purchased a site licence to ISI's (Institute for Scientific Information) suite of citation management software.

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Published on : 15 Aug 2005

Transfer of the Blacker-Wood Library of Biology to the Life (formerly Health) Sciences Library

Beginning Monday, August 15, 2005, the Health Sciences Library becomes the Life Sciences Library in recognition of the transfer of the Blacker-Wood Library of Biology collections and services.

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Published on : 15 Aug 2005

Remote Storage facility CLOSED

Due to major construction work, the Library's Remote Storage facility is CLOSED until further notice.

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Published on : 02 Aug 2005

Renovations in the Health Sciences Library now extended to mid-August

Due to unforeseen circumstances the renovations at the Health Sciences Library have been extended to mid-August. We thank you for your continued patience and understanding.

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Published on : 18 Jul 2005

New Music Library now open

It is now located at 527 Sherbrooke Street West, in the new Music Building.

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Published on : 06 Jul 2005

MUSE and circulation downtime this weekend

An upgrade of the library software Aleph, which runs circulation and MUSE, the Library Catalogue, is planned for the long weekend of June 24-27.

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Published on : 22 Jun 2005

Search It McGill: a database discovery and metasearching tool

NEW! Search It, McGill Library's database discovery and metasearching tool, is now available in pre-release form. Please try it and give us your feedback.

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Published on : 13 Jun 2005

Databases no longer available on the Ovid platform

Attention all Ovid users! Some Ovid databases have moved and are now accessible from alternative vendor platforms.

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Published on : 10 Jun 2005

Marvin Duchow Music Library closing April 29, 5:00 pm - July 5, 9:00 am

In order to move into its new permanent home, the Marvin Duchow Music Library will close on Friday, April 29, 2005 at 5:00 pm. It will reopen at its new location, 555 Sherbrooke St. W. (northwest corner Sherbrooke/Aylmer), on Tuesday, July 5, 2005 at 9:00 am.

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Published on : 06 Apr 2005

Management Library temporarily closed on Saturday, March 12

Due to noxious fumes that will be produced by painting in the ground floor stairwells of the Bronfman Building, the Library will be closed this Saturday, March 12, 2005. The library will remain open till 9 pm on Friday, March 11. Full service will be available.

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Published on : 11 Mar 2005

75 Books from the Osler Library - a new publication

2004 marks the 75th anniversary of the Osler Library at McGill University. We are pleased to introduce a new publication to honour this occasion: "75 Books from the Osler Library," edited by Prof. Faith Wallis and Mrs. Pamela J. Miller.

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Published on : 26 Nov 2004

Lecture on open access publishing

Dr John Willinsky,of UBC's Public Knowledge Project. Friday, Nov. 5, noon-1 pm, GSLIS Room 24 (McLennan basement). Of special interest to faculty, researchers and editors associated with scholarly publishing and scholarly associations, as well as librarians and IT staff with an interest in open access tools.

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Published on : 27 Oct 2004