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Osler Library Exhibition | Curiosities of Conception; Selections from the Osler Library of the History of Medicine

17 Jan 2019 10:00
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30 Apr 2019 18:00

Drawing from the rich holdings of the Osler Library of the History of Medicine, Curiosities of Conception looks specifically at the ways that medical discourses have responded to and perpetuated the image of the monstrous maternal from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. It does so by bringing together medical texts revolving broadly around the topics of conception, childbirth, and parenting.

Exhibition | Discovering Mosques of the Islamic World

8 Feb 2019
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31 Jul 2019

"He who builds a masjid in the way of Allah, will be rewarded with a house in Paradise". -Hadith, Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 439, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 533

Exhibition | Bibles Galore! Selections of Rare Bibles and Religious Prints

8 Apr 2019
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21 Jun 2019

McGill holds a good 1200 Bibles in English, French and various languages, along with an impressive group of polyglot Bibles in Hebrew, Latin, Greek and more. The purpose of the exhibition is to address the community of researchers, students and faculty of the School of Religious Studies and draw their attention to these rich historical resources housed in the McGill Library; and to imagine potential research projects with these inspiring treasures.

Therapy Dogs visit the Library during exams

16 Apr 2019 12:00
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30 Apr 2019 13:30

The dogs are coming! Courtesy of Caring Paws, our furry friends are visiting multiple Library branches to help you de-stress.

Redpath Group Zone in the Humanities and Social Sciences Library

Tuesday, April 16 from noon to 1:30pm

Tuesday, April 23 from noon to 1:30pm

Wednesday, April 24 from noon to 2:00pm

Friday, April 26 from noon to 2:00pm

Hugh MacLennan Lecture | Esi Edugyan in conversation with Amanda Parris

29 Apr 2019 17:30
19:00

This lecture is now full. To be placed on the waiting list, please email rsvp.libraries [at] mcgill.ca with your name and number of seats. Thank you.

Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

1 May 2019 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

Exhibition Vernissage | Sir William Osler's Leonardo da Vinci Collection: Flight, Anatomy and Art

2 May 2019 17:30
19:30

All are invited to attend a vernissage to celebrate the opening of our newest exhibition, Sir William Osler's Leonardo da Vinci Collection: Flight, Anatomy and Art,  May 2, 2019, at 5:30 pm.

Discover & Write from Natural History - Session 1

4 May 2019 11:30
13:00

Come discover and create with poet/essayist Maureen Scott Harris and the treasures of natural history in McGill's Blacker Wood Collection.

Workshop - Discover & Write from Natural History

4 May 2019 14:00
16:00

Come discover and create with poet/essayist Maureen Scott Harris and the treasures of natural history in McGill's Blacker Wood Collection.

Reading - Discover & Write from Natural History with Maureen Scott Harris

5 May 2019 13:00
15:00

Come discover and create with poet/essayist Maureen Scott Harris and the treasures of natural history in McGill's Blacker Wood Collection.

Readings by Maureen Scott Harris, and by participants from the Saturday workshop who choose to share their writing inspired by Blacker Wood items. Rare materials from the collection will be on display in exhibition cases.

Predictor Unveiled | The First Reliable Home Pregnancy Test & its Little-Known Connection to Montreal

7 May 2019 17:00
19:00

A roundtable discussion featuring inventor Meg Crane (NYC), Prof. Jenna Healey (Queens Univ.), Prof. Christabelle Sethna (Univ. Ottawa), and Prof. Alanna Thain (McGill Univ.).

Weekly tour | Public art at McGill

8 May 2019 12:00
12:45

Please join us for a 45-minute tour of art on the McGill campus that is designed for members of the McGill community, the Montreal community, prospective students and their families, and general visitors.

Library Building Project | McGill Faculty & Library Staff Feedback Fair

10 May 2019 13:00
14:30

Join us for an open house style event where representatives from brightspot strategy will be on site to briefly ask faculty and Library staff members what kind of future spaces and services the Library needs to be successful.

Themes to be explored include: 1) Learning; 2) Research; 3) Technology; 4) Innovation; 5) Health and Wellness; 6) Sustainability; 7) Community.

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