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Words and Music: Readings from a Residency

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McMaster University Library, the Department of English and Cultural Studies and the Hamilton Public Library invite you to Words and Music, a special event featuring readings by Kim Echlin, the Mabel Pugh Taylor Writer-in-Residence for 2015-16.


No, you can’t read that book!

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February 22-26 is Freedom to Read Week. Visit Mills Library to explore a wide and surprising array of books that have at one time been banned or challenged.


New collection captures figure skating’s storied past

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Few stars shine as bright in the history of figure skating as Sonia Henie and Barbara Ann Scott. Now a new collection is providing a unique glimpse at these and other superstars of the figure skating world.


Canadians more upbeat than US neighbours, at least on Twitter

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We watch the same TV shows, listen to the same music and wear the same clothes. But according to research conducted in the Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship, when it comes to what we tweet, Canadians and Americans could hardly be more different.


Postcards provide glimpse of Canada's wintery past

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A series of postcards from the McMaster University Library's archives provides a snap shot of what winter in Canada was like over a century ago.


Thank You: The Toy & Food Drive was a Success!

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The Frances McCrone Toy and Food Drive, hosted by McMaster Libraries has just finished yet another successful year. We wish to sincerely thank everyone from both across and off campus who made donations of gifts, food, pet items, and monetary donations to make this year’s drive a huge success! A special thank you to Library staff and students who assisted with the drive this year to help make this possible! All donations go to city residents in need through the downtown Hamilton branch of the Salvation Army, a tradition dating back almost 40 years.


Library Toy & Food Drive Nov. 23-Dec. 18

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The Libraries’ 39th annual Frances McCrone Toy & Food Drive will be held Nov. 23—Dec. 18, in support of the Salvation Army’s Christmas Toy Bureau.


McMaster opts out of Access Copyright license

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McMaster University is one of several Canadian universities ending its licence agreement with Access Copyright, a copyright collective that provides licences to make copies from print and digital works.


Open Access Week 2015

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From October 19-23, join McMaster University Libary to learn more about how McMaster and other institutions, organizations and agencies around the world are working to make scholarly materials available online, free of cost or other access barriers.


Library announces travel scholarship winner

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Zack Batist, a graduate student in Anthropology is this year’s recipient of the McMaster University Library’s 2015 OpenCon Travel Scholarship valued at $2500 US.


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