Schulich Library of Science and Engineering news
GeoScienceWorld, a full-text database of the journals published by leading earth science societies, has been purchased for the Library and is now accessible through the Library Catalogue and Article indexes and databases. The subscription includes online access to many society journals to which the library was not actively subscribing previously.
From April 2 to 29, 2007, users with a valid McGill photo ID card may have access to the Schulich Library of Science and Engineering after service hours. The building is open for study until 2:45 am, 7 days a week, with the exception of Good Friday, April 6 (closed).
Student Navigational Assistants are now available to help you with your computer-related problems in Schulich Library of Science and Engineering, Monday to Thursday evenings from 4 pm to 10 pm. Get help from your peers!
The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) website will be unavailable on Saturday, December 2, from 4:00 am to 12:00 pm EST for essential maintenance. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience that this downtime may cause. If you need any help, please feel free to contact us.
From November 27 to December 21, 2006, the Schulich Library of Science and Engineering will be open until 2:45 am for study. After regular service hours, access to the library will be restricted to users with valid McGill photo ID cards.
The McGill community now has access to Canadian Journal of Chemistry back to 1951 online, and to Canadian Geotechnical Journal back to 1969.
The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) website (www.rsc.org) will be unavailable for up to 48 hours from 07:00 GMT [03:00 EST] on October 21 for an essential hardware upgrade. The RSC apologizes for any inconvenience that this downtime may cause.
Schulich Library of Science and Engineering now has laptop locks available at the Loans desk. These allow you to attach your laptop and secure it to a piece of furniture. Laptop locks may be borrowed for 2 days. We also have headphones available at the Loans desk (loan period 2 days).
Nearly 350 years of scientific publishing is now available online via the Royal Society (UK) Journals Digital Archive. The Archive includes significant publications by "Bohr, Boyle, Bragg, Cajal, Cavendish, Chandrasekhar, Crick, Dalton, Darwin, Davy, Dirac, Faraday, Fermi, Fleming, Florey, Fox Talbot, Franklin, Halley, Hawking, Heisenberg, Herschel, Hodgkin, Hooke, Huxley, Joule, Kelvin, Krebs, Liebnitz, Linnaeus, Lister, Mantell, Marconi, Maxwell, Newton, Pauling, Pavlov, Pepys, Priestley, Raman, Rutherford, Schrodinger, Turing, van Leeuwenhoek, Volta, Watt, Wren and many, many more."
If you're interested in organizing your references and creating hassle-free formatted bibliographies, the Schulich Library of Science and Engineering is offering an EndNote session on Tuesday, August 3, at 3:00 pm. No registration is required.
If you're interested in organizing your references and creating hassle-free formatted bibliographies, the Schulich Library of Science and Engineering is offering an EndNote session on Tuesday, May 16, at 3:00 pm. No registration is required. Other sessions are also available in June. Please note, this session was originally scheduled for 11:30 am but was changed due to a scheduling conflict.
Please take note that the server which houses CISTI Source articles will be down today between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm. This means you will be unable to log in to the server between those times. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.
This session will introduce you to CISTI (Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information) Source and the Interlibrary Loan (ILL) services for graduate students. Use CISTI Source to order articles and conference papers that are not available at McGill. Use ILL to order books not held by the McGill Library.
From April 3 to 27, the Schulich Library of Science and Engineering is offering extended study hours. Please see below for details. Please keep in mind that Easter hours will vary from this schedule.