Geographic Information Systems are wonderful tools for making location decisions. Students in two Geography classes learning GIS skills this term have produced their results as posters, highlighting the practical applications of their learning. These and many other posters will be on display in Thode Library for the next several weeks.
McMaster University Library and the Department of Religious Studies in conjunction with a number of Jewish families in the Hamilton community are sponsoring the following public lecture:
Professor Deborah E. Lipstadt
Holocaust Denial and the New Antisemitism: A Personal Perspective from the Courtroom
March 19 at 8 pm
CIBC Hall, McMaster University Student Centre
McMaster Library will host a free screening of the film “Slacker Uprising” on Tuesday, March 3rd from 7:00-10:00pm in BSB-119. This event is part of Citizenship Engagement Week, a campus-wide initiative held in connection with the Global Citizenship Conference. Marc Ouellette, Asst. Professor of Cultural Studies, will provide an introduction to the film and facilitate a discussion at its conclusion. Free popcorn and drinks will be served.
For the last couple of years, students who spend their time in the Mills Learning Commons have enjoyed the ambiance created by the presence of a large mixed media painting done by then-McMaster student Laura Zajacz.
Faculty, students, researchers, library staff are invited to attend a talk on The University of Calgary's Open Access Authors Fund by Andrew Waller, Serials Librarian, University of Calgary Libraries & Cultural Resources.
Read about the Library's Virtual Museum of the Holocaust and the Resistance in the Hamilton Spectator
Filed under Library News: Archives & Research Collections Events Research @ McMaster
We invite you to read the article in the Hamilton Spectator about the library's latest project, the Virtual Museum of the Holocaust and the Resistance.
A second article appeared in the Hamilton Spectator on January 22nd, a day after an event was held in Convocation Hall to announce the acquisition of the collection and the virtual museum project.