The Honourable Frank Iacobucci, LLD'03, formerly a puisne justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, has been awarded the F.R. Scott Award for Distinguished Service by the McGill Faculty of Law.
On Sunday, November 19, EBSCO will be shutting down their computer facilities from 7 am to 2 pm EST due to an electrical system upgrade. EBSCO resources will be unavailable during that period as a result. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause at such a busy time of year. If you need additional help, please feel free to contact us.
FSTA Direct (also known as Food Science and Technology Abstracts) will be unavailable from 04:00 am EST on Saturday, November 25, until approximately 11:00 am on Monday, November 27. This is to enable IFIS to carry out a reindexing of the database to reflect recent thesaurus updates. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. If you need any help as a result, please feel free to contact us.
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.
There will be a power shutdown in the McIntyre Medical Building from 8 pm to 9 pm tonight. The Life Sciences Library will close at 7:30 pm because the power shutdown will affect the emergency lighting system and we would like to be absolutely sure that everyone is safely out of the library and the building. The loans desk will close at 7:15 pm. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
The Institute for Health and Social Policy is delighted to offer eight new internship opportunities for students who wish to become involved in our research projects and to learn more about health and social policy. Student interns will work closely with researchers at the Institute, become part of the Institute team, and receive $1,000 upon successful completion of the project.
The Gale databases to which the McGill Library subscribes are currently unavailable. We have reported the problem and hope to have it resolved soon. Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience.
The McGill Library has arranged for a trial subscription to AnthroSource, "the premier online resource serving the research, teaching, and professional needs of anthropologists. Developed by the American Anthropological Association (AAA), AnthroSource brings 100 years of anthropological material online." Please feel free to give us your feedback on this resource.
Dr. Arthur Porter, Director General and CEO of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Vassilios Papadopoulos as the new Director of the Research Institute of the MUHC.
Mr. Robert Savoie, Executive Director of Human Resources, will be retiring as of December 31, 2006.