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Have a great idea on how to improve the Library's services and facilities? Submissions to the SSMU's Library Improvement Fund are now open!

The SSMU's library improvement fund (LIF) is now accepting library project ideas, input and suggestions. Large and small scale proposals pertaining to all libraries within the University will be considered. Deadline for submissions is Monday, March 5, 2012. The submission form can be found here: http://ssmu.mcgill.ca/about-us/funding/library-improvement-fund/

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Published on : 02 Feb 2012

New Digital Collection: Osler Library Prints Collection

The McGill Library is pleased to launch the Osler Library Prints Collection, a searchable and browsable website of 2,500 visual documents related to the history of medicine, spanning several centuries, countries, and artistic media. Straddling the disciplines of art and science, the collection is a valuable resource on the history of medicine and the history of portraiture. http://digital.libra

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Published on : 02 Feb 2012

February 1: Some software applications not available on Library computer workstations between 9-10 AM

Due to maintenance being performed on our software licensing infrastructure, the following software applications will not be available on the Library's computer workstations on Wednesday, February 1 between 9:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

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Published on : 31 Jan 2012

Want to access McGill Library online resources while off campus? It’s easy with EZproxy!

When off campus (home, office, on the road, etc), McGill users can now use EZproxy to easily access McGill Library online resources from any personal computer or mobile device simply by entering their authorized McGill login and password, once only per browser session when prompted. Unlike the Virtual Private Network (VPN), EZProxy requires no prior computer or browser set-up.

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Published on : 20 Jan 2012

Faculty of Management library materials now available 24x7 in Bronfman with new Management Reserves LibDispenser

The McGill Library is pleased to announce the installation of the Management Reserves LibDispenser. Located on the concourse (basement) level of the Bronfman Building, next to Dave's store, the Management Reserves LibDispenser is a fully-equipped self-service kiosk containing the reserve materials for students taking classes in the Faculty of Management. Students can use the machine to browse, bor

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Published on : 18 Jan 2012

MyResearch modules for graduate students and postdoctoral scholars begin the week of January 23rd, 2012

MyResearch modules for graduate students and postdoctoral scholars begin the week of January 23rd, 2012

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Published on : 16 Jan 2012

Walter Hitschfeld Geographic Information Centre closed January 14-15

Walter Hitschfeld Geographic Information Centre closed January 14-15

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Published on : 13 Jan 2012

Edward Rosenthall Mathematics and Statistics Library closed January 9-20

Edward Rosenthall Mathematics and Statistics Library closed Monday, January 9-20, 2012

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Published on : 09 Jan 2012

Update to EndNote X5

EndNote has released an update to X5 for Windows. Version X5—without the update—is still available from the McGill software site, but all users can install the update once they have the full version.

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Published on : 06 Jan 2012

Library's winter orientation campaign kicks off January 5

McGill Library literally has everything you need to get the school year started. Find it all – at anytime and from anywhere. What better time to explore what the Library has to offer than during orientation?

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Published on : 05 Jan 2012

Library system closed as of 6pm, Thursday, December 22, 2011 to Monday, January 2, 2012 inclusive. Limited hours at specific branches from Tuesday, January 3 – Sunday, January 8, 2012. Hours now online.

The McGill Library system will be closed during the campus-wide holiday break as of 6pm on Thursday, December 22, 2011 to Monday, January 2, 2012 inclusive. From Tuesday, January 3rd to Sunday, January 8th, the Library will be open at select branches with limited service and study access hours.

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Published on : 21 Dec 2011

Update: Extended Scheduled downtime for system upgrade

The system upgrade process encountered some technical issues and took longer time than we had expected. We now have to extend the downtime until the work is completed. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. We are trying our best to bring the services back as soon as possible. Thanks for your understanding!

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Published on : 21 Dec 2011

Scheduled downtime for system upgrade from 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 21

Due to system upgrade work, the Find It @ McGill service and eResearch Gateway will not be available from 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 21, 2011. During this planned downtime, access to McGill electronic resources through the Library's Classic Catalogue, eResearch Gateway, Find an eJournal, Google Scholar, and LibX McGill will not be available.

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Published on : 20 Dec 2011

Library hours between Tuesday, December 6, 2011 and Thursday, December 22, 2011

Library hours between Tuesday, December 6, 2011 and Thursday, December 22, 2011

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Published on : 06 Dec 2011