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March 3 | Planned electrical shutdown at Marvin Duchow Music Library and Schulich Library

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A major electrical shutdown scheduled to take place on the morning of Sunday, March 3, 2024* will affect multiple buildings on the downtown campus. The intervention will consist of a set of electrical shutdowns, starting at 6 a.m. and concluding by 12 p.m. (noon).  

Published: 23 Feb 2024

Third floor of McLennan Library Building Closed as of February 20, 2024 for Book Move

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As of February 20, 2024, the books will begin to move from the third floor of the McLennan Library Building to the McGill University Collections Centre (MUCC). Until the day of the move, the floor will remain open, and the books and study spaces will be fully accessible.

Published: 19 Feb 2024

Open Access Agreement | The Company of Biologists

The Library is pleased to announce that McGill corresponding authors publishing in The Company of Biologists journals now have the option to make their articles open access at no cost.

Please see below for the full details and eligibility criteria.

Published: 9 Feb 2024

Technical issue | "Report a broken link” form in Discovery

We are currently experiencing an issue with the "Report a broken link" reports that appear alongside links in the catalogue (also known as "Discovery" or "Sofia"). When you "Report a broken link" please make sure to check the box beside "Send me the correct link to the resource if it's available" in order to have your contact info forwarded to library staff. Otherwise, contact information will not be received and staff will be unable to reply to you.

Published: 13 Dec 2023

February 21 | Book move update: Fifth floor of McLennan Library Building now open

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Updated February 21, 2024

The fifth floor is now open.

As of January 22, 2024, the books will begin to move from the 5th floor of the McLennan-Redpath Library Complex to the McGill University Collections Center (MUCC). Until the day of the move, the floor will remain open, and the books and study spaces will be fully accessible.

Published: 12 Dec 2023

Octagon Room in Islamic Studies Library closed as of November 22

Update: December 22, 2023 | Octagon Room construction in the Islamic Studies Library is now complete. The room has reopened to the public.

Published: 21 Nov 2023

Exam period access to Nahum Gelber Law Library for Fall 2023

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Published: 15 Nov 2023

No extended hours at Macdonald Campus Library on November 14 & 15 due to ventilation shutdown

Please note that there will be a ventilation shutdown at the Barton Building which houses the Macdonald Campus Library on Tuesday, November 14 and Wednesday, November 15 from 18:00 to 06:00. As a result, extended hours that run from 17:00 - midnight will be canceled on these two days. 

This shutdown is necessary in order to perform general maintenance on ventilations systems. New bearings, belt, and pillow blocks will also be installed.

Published: 8 Nov 2023

Sixth floor of McLennan Library Building Closed for Book Move in Mid-November

Updated January 8, 2024

The 6th floor of the McLennan Library Building has reopened to the public. Thank you for your patience.

Le 6e étage du bâtiment de la bibliothèque McLennan a été rouvert. Nous vous remercions de votre patience.

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Published: 7 Nov 2023

New Designated Conversation & Zoom Zones in Redpath & McLennan Library Buildings

All spaces in the McLennan-Redpath Complex are for quiet study EXCEPT for the following areas.

Zoom and Conversation Zones:

- Main floors of both the McLennan and Redpath Library Buildings

- 2nd floors of both the McLennan and Redpath Library Buildings

- The Cyberthèque level in the Redpath Library Building

- Elevator landings in the McLennan Library Building 

Published: 18 Oct 2023

Know before you go! Waitz now available at Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering

Waitz is now available in the Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering.

Published: 13 Oct 2023

Fall 2023 | Books from McLennan-Redpath moving to Collections Centre

Page updated November 14, 2023

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Published: 12 Sep 2023

Schulich Library closing early on September 11

Due to a facilities issue in the Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering on Monday, September 11, the Library will be closing at 6:00pm.

Thank you for your understanding.

Published: 11 Sep 2023

The Octagon Room in the Islamic Studies Library will reopen August 11

Please take note that the Octagon Room in the Islamic Studies Library will reopen on Friday, August 11. 

Published: 10 Aug 2023

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