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Databases no longer available on the Ovid platform

Attention all Ovid users! Some Ovid databases have moved and are now accessible from alternative vendor platforms.

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Published on : 10 Jun 2005

Marvin Duchow Music Library closing April 29, 5:00 pm - July 5, 9:00 am

In order to move into its new permanent home, the Marvin Duchow Music Library will close on Friday, April 29, 2005 at 5:00 pm. It will reopen at its new location, 555 Sherbrooke St. W. (northwest corner Sherbrooke/Aylmer), on Tuesday, July 5, 2005 at 9:00 am.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 06 Apr 2005

Management Library temporarily closed on Saturday, March 12

Due to noxious fumes that will be produced by painting in the ground floor stairwells of the Bronfman Building, the Library will be closed this Saturday, March 12, 2005. The library will remain open till 9 pm on Friday, March 11. Full service will be available.

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Published on : 11 Mar 2005

75 Books from the Osler Library - a new publication

2004 marks the 75th anniversary of the Osler Library at McGill University. We are pleased to introduce a new publication to honour this occasion: "75 Books from the Osler Library," edited by Prof. Faith Wallis and Mrs. Pamela J. Miller.

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Published on : 26 Nov 2004

Lecture on open access publishing

Dr John Willinsky,of UBC's Public Knowledge Project. Friday, Nov. 5, noon-1 pm, GSLIS Room 24 (McLennan basement). Of special interest to faculty, researchers and editors associated with scholarly publishing and scholarly associations, as well as librarians and IT staff with an interest in open access tools.

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Published on : 27 Oct 2004

Banner/Minerva not available at this time

Banner and Minerva are down until further notice. As a precaution, we are performing more tests and data validation before making the system available. This notice will be updated as appropriate.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 22 Oct 2004

Libraries to use McGill uniform email address for students as of September 1, 2004

The Libraries will send all notices to students and postdocs using their McGill uniform email address (UEA), in the format firstname.lastname@mail.mcgill.ca, beginning September 1, 2004.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 27 Aug 2004

Tours and instruction - Discover your library

McGill libraries and library departments are committed to offering students instruction in library use year-round. Check the schedule, or contact any library unit by telephone or email, or ask at a reference desk to arrange for instruction.

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Published on : 19 Aug 2004

New @ McGill? Get connected!

An overview of the services offered by Networking and Communications Services that you should be familiar with when starting at McGill.

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Published on : 19 Aug 2004

McLennan Library: 3rd floor - limits to access

Due to unforeseen requirements of the climate control installation in the Division of Rare Books and Special Collections, construction will have to take place on the third floor of McLennan Library in addition to the previously announced closure of the fourth floor of McLennan.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 17 Jun 2004

Closure of Macdonald Campus Library, June 21 to July 18, 2004

Library service desk open daily from 12:00-2:00 pm for ILL request pickups and to place requests for books to be pulled from the stacks.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 15 Jun 2004

Closure of 4th floor, McLennan Library, May 25 - August 31, 2004

As a result of renovations to the Rare Books and Special Collections Library, the 4th floor of McLennan Library Building will be closed from May 25 to August 31, 2004.

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Published on : 24 May 2004

Rare Materials unavailable in May

Materials in the Peter Marshall Laing Special Collections Room (Wainwright Collection, Rare Canadiana, etc.) of the Law Library are unavailable for consultation during the month of May while temperature and humidity controls are being installed. We regret the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

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Published on : 04 May 2004

Rare Books & Special Collections closed for renovations from May 1 to October 1, 2004

Thanks to a generous donation from Dr. Richard Tomlinson, the collections will be housed in stable environmental conditions. Please contact the Division by April 30, 2004, to make special arrangements for material.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 22 Apr 2004

April is McGill faculty end-of-year book return month

The new faculty term loan policy requires that all faculty and their authorized borrowers bring books due April 30, 2004, to the owning library for renewal or return. Since this is an inventory return, online and telephone renewals are not available. Faculty loans after April 1 are due December 15, 2004.

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Published on : 05 Apr 2004