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Digital Scholarship Hub: Workshop Lineup

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 16:48
As with every pre-midterm season at McGill, the campus is buzzing with life! Students are enjoying the last bouts of September sun, lining up for free plants, and queuing at McGill Farmers’ Market. In the midst of all the havoc, … Continue reading →

ALA Banned Books Week: September 18-24

Mon, 09/19/2022 - 17:19
Anyone who follows the news (and how can you avoid it these days?) knows that the movement to ban books is growing. September 18 – 24 is the 40th annual Banned Books Week. According to the American Library Association’s (ALA) … Continue reading →

Feeling Moody? New Research Tool Workshop Coming Up!

Mon, 09/19/2022 - 11:47
For many students, the thought of a thesis can be incredibly daunting– especially starting to work. This can take the joy out of the incredibly important work you do in academia. This September, we are hosting the first ever mood … Continue reading →

Tabling @ HSSL Reopens!

Mon, 08/29/2022 - 16:30
After a 2 year hiatus (and surviving a  pandemic), tabling at the Humanities and Social Studies Library (HSSL) is officially set to resume as of August 31st, Fall 2022!  Bookings are currently open for tabling in the McLennan-Redpath bridge area … Continue reading →

Documentary Films at the Library

Wed, 08/17/2022 - 10:39
Over the last two years, McGill Library has acquired several new documentaries (new to the library that is) on a range of subjects, from globalization to refugee stories to Indigenous tattoo art. All of the films (and one TV series) … Continue reading →

Indigenous Stories

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 11:03
By Claire Grenier This post is about the current display in the Redpath Library Exhibition Case, curated by IMPRESS intern Claire Grenier. The Indigenous Stores Exhibition will be available in the library until the end of September. The only accurate … Continue reading →

Fierté Québec

Mon, 08/01/2022 - 13:27
Summer in Québec is inarguably the best time of the year, and the summer of 2022 is particularly special as we come together for the first time in 3 years to celebrate on the streets, loud and proud all across … Continue reading →

French for Beginners

Mon, 08/01/2022 - 09:59
With Bill 96 in the works and many discussions about the preservation of the French language in Quebec, it is a good time to begin or continue learning French. The McGill Library has many resources in the collection if you’re a … Continue reading →

New Interactive Signage at HSSL!

Thu, 07/14/2022 - 13:05
This fall, when new students arrive at the Humanities and Social Sciences Library for the first time, they will be greeted by new interactive signage made possible by the Arts Undergraduate Society (AUS). This new system will help them get … Continue reading →

National Indigenous History Month – Nonfiction Resources

Sun, 06/19/2022 - 23:49
This post serves as a companion piece (last in our 3-blog series) to Video Resources, and Fiction Picks written in celebration of National Indigenous History Month this June. As we continue to celebrate and learn about the history of Indigenous … Continue reading →

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