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Easter weekend Library hours

Thu, 2017-04-06 08:04

The following branches will provide 24-hour access for study for McGill users over the Easter weekend (Friday, April 14 through Monday, April 17):

Humanities and Social Sciences Library

Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering

Nahum Gelber Law Library

Source Site: /library

Predatory publishing: what it is and how to avoid it

Tue, 2017-04-04 10:30 - 11:30
Macdonald Stewart Library Building : MS2-022 (Faculty Lounge), 809 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C1
Price: Free

A January 2017 article in University Affairs wrote “Beware! Academics are getting reeled in scam journals”. The article highlighted some of the common fears and concerns surrounding publishing in today’s academic landscape.

Contact Information

Contact: Mylène Pinard
Organization: Liaison Librarian, Macdonald Campus Library
Source Site: /macdonald

The Schulich Library of Science and Engineering will be closed Dec. 2 from 2AM to 9AM

Mon, 2015-11-16 14:48

On Wednesday, December 2, the Schulich Library of Science and Engineering will be closed from 2AM to 9AM to accommodate a scheduled electrical shutdown. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Source Site: /library

Library acquires important collection on Voltaire

Exhibit of sampling of the J. Patrick Lee Voltaire Collection runs from October 27 to January 31
Thu, 2013-10-24 13:30

The McGill Library will celebrate the recent acquisition of the J. Patrick Lee Voltaire Collection by launching on Sunday, Oct. 27 an exhibit presenting a sampling of the collection. Belonging to the late, eminent Voltaire scholar J. Patrick Lee, the collection of books and manuscripts by and about Voltaire includes 1,994 items representing 3,189 volumes. In addition to the large number of older editions and more recent editions of Voltaire’s work, in different languages, the collection includes an ensemble of manuscripts and letters written or received by Voltaire. The collection, acquired thanks to the generosity of numerous donors, also includes over 1,000 books published in the 18th century.

Contact Information

Contact: Julie Fortier
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-6751
Source Site: /newsroom

Open House

Wed, 2013-09-25 15:00 - 16:30

We’re hosting an Open House or Meet and Greet for Digital Humanities Researchers and prospective Research Assistants from 3-430. McGill Faculty, Staff, and Students are welcome!