Music Library news
Extended Study Hours at Marvin Duchow Music Library and Education Library & Curriculum Resource Centre
As of October 17th, extended study hours will be implemented at following library branches: Marvin Duchow Music Library: -10am to 10pm, Monday through Thursday -10am to 6pm, Saturday and Sunday Education Library and Curriculum Resource Centre: 10am to 10pm, Monday through Thursday
McGill Library honours and celebrates McGill's 190th Anniversary with this newly digitized collection of Old McGill Yearbooks from 1898 through to 1940. A rich resource for family researchers and historians alike, this slice of McGill's history provides an unique view of student life, learning and research. Browse through the years or enter a name. Explore Old McGill memories and stories told thro
On Monday, October 10th (Thanksgiving Day), 24 hour study access will be available at the Humanities and Social Sciences Library and the Schulich Library of Science and Engineering. All other library branches will be physically closed. Services (loans, reserves, consultations) at all branches will also be closed on Monday, October 10th.
Due to maintenance, eScholarship@McGill, e-Exams, and eTheses and digitized rare books accessed via the library catalogue will be unavailable from 11pm Thursday June 3rd to 5am Friday June 4
McGill Library is pleased to announce the official launch of a new mobile library website as of June 1. Access library services any place, any time on your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and most smart phones. Features on the mobile site include: Catalogue search, Course Reserves, Ask us, Library hours, Library finder on Google Maps, Library News, and FAQs.
The COLOMBO Interlibrary Loan system will be un available for McGill clients or library staff from Friday May 21 to Monday May 24 inclusive, while an upgrade to version 4.1 is in progress. Access to COLOMBO will resume on Tuesday May 25 in the morning.
The Library has a trial until June 8 of Jazz Music Library from Alexander Street Press, an online collection of jazz recordings which covers thousands of artists, ensembles, albums, and genres, from all over the world, from the beginnings of jazz to today.
Check out McGill Library's newest online audio database, Smithsonian Global Sound, which literally delivers the music of the world to your computer. It offers "over 35,000 tracks from the legendary Smithsonian Folkways label ... as well as Cook, Dyer-Bennet, Fast Folk, Monitor, Paredon and other labels. [The database] also includes music recorded around the African continent by Dr. Hugh Tracey for
Every week or two, a work from the Classical Music Library is made freely available for download. Select the format you would like (either MP3 or WMA) and download the DRM-free tracks, which you can share as much as you would like. This week's free download is Mozart's Don Giovanni. To download as well as access the Classical Music Library from outside McGill, be sure to connect to the McGill netw
McGill Library has added a fourth online audio database to its collections, DRAM: Database of Recorded American Music. The database offers over 7,500 pieces from various avant-garde American classical and jazz labels, including New World and Composers Recordings. Visit the Marvin Duchow Music Library home page to see the complete selection of online audio available to the McGill community.