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Access to Nahum Gelber Law Library during exam period / Accès à la Bibliothèque de droit Nahum Gelber pendant la période des examens

Access to Nahum Gelber Law Library during exam period
Tuesday, April 7 to Wednesday, April 29, 2015

From Tuesday, April 7 to Wednesday, April 29, 2015, the main floor and second floor of the Nahum Gelber Law Library will be open for study to all McGill students during opening hours. During this period, only McGill Law students will be able to access the third, fourth and fifth floors using their ID cards on the card readers installed in both elevators and in access points. 

Published: 27Mar2015

Film screening: The Dupes

Morrice Hall Tuesday Night Café, Room 017, 3485 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E1, CA

The Dupes is a stark, beautifully photographed black and white film tracing the destinies of three Palestinian refugees brought together by dispossession, despair and hope for a better future.

Canadian Tri-Agencies (SSHRC, NSERC, and CIHR) introduce open access policy on publications arising from all awards granted after May 1, 2015

On February 27, 2015, Canada's three major research funding agencies – the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) – announced a new harmonized "Open Access Policy on Publications" that requires research publications supported by public funds to be made openly available for the benefit of the community at large.

Published: 12Mar2015

Library Blogs, Library Matters unavailable Thursday, March 5, 8am to 9am

McGill Library Blogs and Library Matters will be unavailable Thursday, March 5, 2015 from 8am to 9am for scheduled maintenance.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Published: 3Mar2015

Service outage with WorldCat Local and other OCLC services (RESOLVED)

OCLC is experiencing a generalised outage across many of its platforms including WorldCat Local, the link resolver, QuestionPoint, Colombo (interlibrary loan), EZProxy (off-campus proxy access).

We will update this page with addtional information as it becomes available.

5:19 PM: Service has been restored to all OCLC services.

Published: 26Feb2015

On Reading, Writing and Fiddling with Words: An Informal Talk with Alberto Manguel

McLennan Library Building Rare Books and Special Collections, fourth floor, 3459 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C9, CA

Join McGill University Library & Archives and the Friends of the Library for this special talk as we celebrate the publication of

Issue with off-campus users requesting items for pickup, delivery or scanning from WorldCat Local

Off-campus users are currently not able to use the Request button in WorldCat Local to request pickup, delivery, or scanning for items held by the McGill Library.

We are investigating the issue and will report back as the situation develops.

In the meantime, off-campus users can use the Classic Catalogue to look up and request these items.

Published: 19Feb2015

Changes to off-campus access to Library e-resources - EZproxy migration status

As of Monday, February 16, 2015, access to McGill Library e-resources from off campus will end for all ineligible McGill affiliates. The Library's license agreements for electronic resources generally only cover off-campus access for current McGill students, faculty and staff. [Read more]

Published: 16Feb2015


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