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Exhibit opening & lecture: Every Stamp a Story

McLennan-Redpath Library complex Lecture: Cyberthèque (Redpath Library Building, ground floor) Exhibit: McLennan Library Building main and fourth floor lobbies, 3459 McTavish Street, Montreal, QC, H3A0C9, CA
Republic of China - Taiwan souvenir stamp sheet on silk featuring golden pheasant, 2015.

Join us at 5:30pm on Thursday, January 12, 2017 in the Cyberthèque (Redpath Library Building, ground floor) as David M.

New PCs at the Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering

Login times just got a lot faster for library users working at computer stations in room 413 at the Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering. Thanks to the SSMU’s Library Improvement Fund, Schulich has received 16 new public computers.  The new computers, OptiPlex 9020 Small Form Factor, are equipped with 1TB 3.5inch Serial ATA (7200 rpm) Hard Drive, Intel Core i7-4790 Quad Core Processors,  an AMD Radeon 2GB R7 250 graphics card and 16 gigs of RAM.

Published: 4Nov2016

Downtime for Classic Catalogue and other Library systems, November 3, 6am - 7am

Due to scheduled maintenance, the following services and systems will be unavailable between 6am and 7am, Thursday morning, November 3, 2016:

  • Classic Catalogue
  • Library loans and auto-loan machines (no borrowing will be possible during the downtime)
  • Availability information for physical items in McGill WorldCat

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Published: 1Nov2016

Jeffry Archer appointed Associate Dean, User Services

The McGill Library and Archives is pleased to welcome Jeffry Archer as the new Associate Dean, User Services, on a four-year term effective January 3, 2017.

“Jeffry will be an incredible asset to the entire McGill community. Throughout his career, he has shown himself to be a hands-on leader who understands the importance of listening to the diverse needs of students, faculty and researchers and has the ability to develop services to best support the community,” said C. Colleen Cook, Trenholme Dean of Libraries.

Published: 27Oct2016

135 years of theses available online

In  conjunction with Open Access Week and Homecoming, 135 years of McGill graduate scholarship is now available online! Years in the making, the electronic thesis and dissertation collection now includes almost 42,000 open access McGill theses and dissertations dating back to 1881. Theses and dissertations are searchable by faculty and department, degree, or subject at escholarship.mcgill.ca. To date almost 7,000 theses have been digitized representing almost a million pages.

Published: 27Oct2016

Conférence sur Voltaire de Nicholas Cronk (Oxford)

McLennan Library Building Salle Colgate des Livres Rares (Bibliothèque McLennan, 4e étage), 3459 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C9, CA

Conférence de Nicholas Cronk (Oxford) 
« "Que dire quand tout semble dit?" : Voltaire, Candide et la posture auctoriale »

Button break for Centraide

McLennan-Redpath Library complex 3459 McTavish Street, Montreal, QC, H3A0C9, CA

De-stress during this busy period! Take a break to do something creative for a good cause. From October 31 to December 2, stop by a library branch near you to create your own button out of found materials and images from our collection.

Halloween at the Library

Redpath Library Building Research Commons, 3459 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C9, CA


Monster Movie Marathon

Reading: Osler Library Medical Student Essay Contest

McIntyre Medical Building, 3655 Promenade Sir William Osler Jonathan C. Meakins Auditorium, 5th Floor

Come hear the presentations by the three finalists of the Pam and Rolando Del Maestro William Osler Medical Students Essay Contest


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