Events

Information Literacy Conference Comes to McMaster

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This week McMaster welcomes over 150 delegates from universities and colleges in Canada, the U.S. and abroad to WILU 2010, an annual Canadian conference about information literacy and library instruction.  McMaster University Library is hosting this year's conference with sessions organized around the conference theme, Design Play Learn. Speakers will present on topics such as the development of information literacy skills necessary for academic, personal and professional success in the 21st century.


Map Collection Opens Doors

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Filed under Library News:  Events Maps, Data, GIS

The Lloyd Reeds Map Collection in Mills Library will be one of seven McMaster campus landmarks open to the public on Saturday May 1 and Sunday May 2, 2010. McMaster students using maps, atlases and air photos know this location well. Now local citizens and visitors to Hamilton will also have an opportunity to see this beautiful space and some of the treasures in our collections as part of the Doors Open Hamilton weekend.

 


Irwin Cotler to Speak on Contemporary Anti-Semitism

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Filed under Library News:  Archives & Research Collections Events Innis Mills Thode

McMaster University Library and the Department of Religious Studies are pleased to announce that Irwin Cotler, P.C., O.C., M.P., a constitutional and comparative law scholar and an advocate of human rights, will be speaking at McMaster University


Student art installation celebrates “discovery"

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Filed under Library News:  Events Mills Learning Commons

Students in the Mills Learning Commons have not just one, but three stunning pieces of their cohorts’ art work to inspire them as they study, work in groups or just hang out. The Library has recently installed “Beneath the Tree”, a painting by Level IV Honours Art student Tricia Jagt, the winning submission in an art competition sponsored by the Library and organized in partnership with the School of the Arts (SOTA).


Free Screening of Standard Operating Procedure

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McMaster University Library is hosting a free screening of Errol Morris' Standard Operating Procedure on Tuesday March 2, 2010 at 6:30 p.m. in the Connection Centre at Mills Library, room L113.


Library Video Contest

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Now that you've seen the library's videos, we're turning the camera (not literally) over to you.  It's your turn!  Show us in 60 seconds or less what you like about the library for the chance to win great prizes.


Need Donations for Toy & Food Drive

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The holiday spirit is alive and well at McMaster's libraries as they 
host the annual Toy & Food Drive in support of the Salvation Army's
 Christmas Bureau. The Bureau collects and distributes toys,
 non-perishable food items and goods for pets for families in need of 
assistance from Hamilton and the surrounding area. The generous 
donations from McMaster students, staff and faculty help to make the 
upcoming holiday season a joyous occasion for all!




Student Posters on Display at Mills Library

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Nature is the basis for our economic system yet we often overlook the dynamic ways that it interacts with the economy and people's livelihoods.


Library Annual Toy & Food Drive Begins

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The 2009 Annual Toy & Food Drive, taking place Monday November 16th to Monday December 14th, is being held in support of the Salvation Army's Christmas Toy Bureau. The Bureau is committed to ensuring a Happy Holiday for children of families in need of assistance. Over the years, the McMaster community has generously supported this worthy cause. Your continued support is very much appreciated!

Toys for boys and girls up to the age of 16, non-perishable food items, and items for family pets are needed.

Looking for ideas? Infants and toddlers might like:


Your Opinion Counts!

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Filed under Library News:  Mills Innis Thode Alerts Events

The Library has implemented a customer satisfaction survey developed specifically for libraries by the Canadian company, Counting Opinions.


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