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Shakespeare in 3D: An Actor's Point of View

12Nov201318:00
Peel 3660 Maxwell-Cohen Moot Court, Faculty of Law, 3660 Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA
This event is sold out.

Friends of the McGill Library in collaboration with the Stratford Festival presents the Annual Shakespeare Lecture featuring Seana McKenna.

Seana McKenna is considered by many to be Canada's finest dramatic actress of her generation. 2013 marks Seana McKenna’s 22nd season at the Stratford Festival. This season Ms. McKenna is playing Elizabeth in Mary Stuart and Madame Arcati in Blithe Spirit. Past roles at Stratford include: title role in Richard

Exhibit: Thought and Action: Fragments of Professor Roderick Alexander Macdonald’s (1948-2014) Life in the Law

18Jun2014
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31Aug201423:59

To honour the life and work of the late Professor Roderick Alexander Macdonald who passed away on Friday, June the 13th, the Nahum Gelber Law Library opens a new exhibit: Thought and Action: Fragments of Professor Roderick Alexander Macdonald’s (1948-2014) Life in the Law.

Take a Paws! Therapy dogs return to the Library on April 15

15Apr201412:00
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14:00
Redpath Library Building main floor, group study area, 3459 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C9, CA

In her 2008 article entitled The Healing Power of the Human Animal Interaction, researcher Margo Halm described pet therapy as “inducing relaxation by reducing cardiovascular reactivity to stress." Based on her analysis, she concluded that “this intervention may contribute to optimal healing environments that promote harmony of mind, body, and spirit."  

Centraide Used Book & DVD Sale

26Nov201310:00
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Centraide Used Book & DVD Sale

Tuesday, November 26 from 10am - 3pm

McLennan Library Building Lobby, Humanities & Social Sciences Library, 3459 McTavish Street, Montreal, Quebec H3A 0C9

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Wednesday, November 27 from 10am - 3pm

Frank Dawson Adams Lobby (in front of the entrance to Schulich Library of Science & Engineering), 3450 University Street, Montreal, Quebec H3A 0E8

Items priced at $1, $2 and $5! Cash only. All unsold books donated to Centraide agencies.

A History of the Islamic Studies Library: 60th Anniversary

8Feb2013
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31Aug201323:59
Morrice Hall Islamic Studies Library, 3485 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E1, CA

The Islamic Studies Library (ISL) was founded in 1952 in conjunction with the Institute of Islamic Studies (IIS). Dr. W.C. Smith, founder and first Director of the IIS sought to give greater definition to the field of Islamic studies. The library has grown from a collection of 250 books to 125,000 volumes. On display are some of the treasures from its collection and history. For example in 1959 the former President of Tunisia, Habib Bourghuiba visited the IIS and ISL and donated a Qur'ānic leaf, in 1971 the former Shah of Iran sent a personal invitation to then Director of the IIS, Dr.

Exhibit: The Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and The Yellow Wallpaper. A Biography of Neurasthenia in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries

22Oct201310:06
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1Apr2014
McIntyre Medical Building 3rd floor, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler, Montreal, QC, H3G 1Y6, CA

The Osler Library of the History of Medicine is pleased to announce the opening of its newest exhibition, The Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and The Yellow Wallpaper.  A Biography of Neurasthenia in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries

Mossman Lecture: You Are What You Eat, Historical Changes in Ideas about Food and Identity

3Oct201318:00
Tanna Schulich Hall 555 Sherbrooke Street West, H3A 1E3

The Mossman Endowment presents the D Lorne Gales Lecture in the History of Science featuring guest lecturer Steven Shapin, Franklin L. Ford Professor, History of Science, Harvard University

Voltaire: A Sampling from the J. Patrick Lee Collection

27Oct201310:00
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15Feb201418:00
McLennan Library Building Rare Books and Special Collections, 4th Floor, 3459 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C9, CA

McGill Library’s Rare Books and Special Collections will launch an exhibit titled “Voltaire: A Sampling from the J. Patrick Lee Collection” at McGill’s Open House on Sunday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., to celebrate the acquisition belonging to the late eminent Voltaire scholar, J. Patrick Lee. This collection of books and manuscripts by and about the famed French writer, philosopher and historian includes 1,994 items representing 3,189 volumes.

Artistic Practice. Scientific Vision. British Artistic Anatomy in the Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Century.

1Sep2012
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28Feb201323:59
McIntyre Medical Building Osler Library of the History of Medicine, 3rd floor, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler, Montreal, QC, H3G 1Y6, CA

An Exhibition at the Osler Library of the History of Medicine

September 2012 - February 2013
Curated by Dr. Allister Neher

Centraide Used Book & DVD Sale

26Nov201310:00
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15:00

Centraide Used Book & DVD Sale

Tuesday, November 26 from 10am - 3pm

McLennan Library Building Lobby, Humanities & Social Sciences Library, 3459 McTavish Street, Montreal, Quebec H3A 0C9

&

Wednesday, November 27 from 10am - 3pm

Frank Dawson Adams Lobby (in front of the entrance to Schulich Library of Science & Engineering), 3450 University Street, Montreal, Quebec H3A 0E8

Items priced at $1, $2 and $5! Cash only. All unsold books donated to Centraide agencies.

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