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Library Toy & Food Drive Nov. 18-Dec. 14

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Filed under Library News:  Events Innis Mills Thode

The Libraries’ 40th annual Frances McCrone Toy & Food Drive will be held Nov. 18—Dec. 14, in support of the Salvation Army’s Christmas Bureau.


How a dog named Boom is helping us learn more about the life of service animals

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Filed under Library News:  Mills

With the help of the Lewis and Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship, PhD student Melissa Marie (emmy) Legge, has built an electronic sensor package to help better understand the experiences of therapy dogs.


Meet the 2016-17 Sherman Centre Graduate Fellows

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The Lewis & Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship has announced the recipients of the 2016/2017 Sherman Centre Graduate Fellowship.


Open in Action: Open Access Week at McMaster

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Filed under Library News:  Archives & Research Collections Events Innis Maps, Data, GIS Mills Thode

McMaster University Libraries invites you to a series of events scheduled from October 20 to 28. Check the Schedule at a Glance for an overview of the week's activities, or the Full Schedule for more detailed event information.


New and waiting to be discovered!

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Filed under Library News:  Archives & Research Collections e-Resources Innis Maps, Data, GIS Mills New Books Thode

Every year, the McMaster libraries add tens of thousands of new books, e-books, journals, and online resources to the collection, spanning the wide range of subject areas that the libraries support.

It can be challenging for faculty and students to keep up as new items flow into the library each day, but there’s a tool built into the Library Catalogue to help everyone do just that.


Wi-Fi Improvements in Mills and Thode Libraries

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Over the summer, the Library funded the installation and upgrading of new and existing Wi-Fi access points in both Mills and Thode Libraries.


Your MAC ID: Keeping Your 'Digital Key' Safe and Secure

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Filed under Library News:  Alerts e-Resources Innis Mills Thode Web Resources

With the start of a new term upon us, the McMaster University Library is encouraging new and returning students to adopt stronger digital security practices.

Your MAC ID is your personal digital key to unlocking access to expensive databases and journals and other licensed content offered through the University Library.

Treat your MAC ID as you would treat your online banking:


Update: Completed - Crane work closes some areas of Mills Library

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Several areas of Mills Library will be unavailable on Thursday August 25th, as a precautionary safety measure while some very large crane work related to HVAC replacement is taking place just outside the building.


Graduate Student Travel Scholarship Available!

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Filed under Library News:  Innis Mills Research @ McMaster Thode

McMaster University Library is pleased to offer a travel scholarship for one McMaster graduate student to attend OpenCon 2016.


The Legacy of Austin Clarke

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Filed under Library News:  Archives & Research Collections Mills

Distinguished Canadian author Austin Clarke passed away over the weekend. A manuscript of his Giller Prize-winning novel “The Polished Hoe” is among the extensive materials belonging to Clarke that are housed in McMaster’s archives.


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