Library publications

Annual reports


The Library's Annual Report is a comprehensive description of the library's activities and achievements throughout the preceding year.

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Library Matters

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The Library Matters @ McGill newsletter is published bi-monthly and seeks to exchange and encourage ideas, innovations and information from McGill Library staff at all levels.

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In Focus

Library In Focus Fall 2009

InFocus newsletter highlights the Library's accomplishments, donors and stories.

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A series of short guides to collections and material in the holdings of Rare Books and Special Collections.

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Fontanus 2010

In the tradition of university library based journals, Fontanus offered a forum for scholarly articles based in whole or part on the archival, library, rare book, and museum collections of McGill University.

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Meetings with Books: Special Collections in the 21st Century

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This book grew out of the symposium “Meetings with Books: Raymond Klibansky, Special Collections and the Library in the 21st Century,” held at McGill University, March 20, 2013. Meetings with Books includes: a historical survey of McGill’s special collections; a tribute to humanist scholar and book collector Raymond Klibansky; short essays on how historical book collections connect with current forms and directions in teaching, research, and learning in the digital age; and a keynote address by writer, anthologist, and essayist Alberto Manguel. The essays are complemented by a selection of more than fifty illustrated vignettes, highlighting the range and types of special collections at McGill University Library and Archives. Edited by: Jillian Tomm and Richard Virr

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