News

  • Welcome Melissa Rothfus, the New Scholarly Communications Librarian

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

    We are pleased to announce Melissa Rothfus is the new Scholarly Communications Librarian for the Dalhousie Libraries. Melissa worked both as an intern and as a term librarian for the Dalhousie Libraries and we are thrilled to be welcoming her back. In addition to her work with the Dalhousie Libraries, Melissa has been a research associate with the… Read More »

  • The Medjucks of Dalhousie

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, August 17th, 2018

    In conjunction with the 200th anniversary of Dalhousie, the Medjuck family is proudly commemorating 100 years and four generations of association with Dalhousie University. This association began in September of 1918 when Abraham Medjuck of Glace Bay entered Dal Medical School at the age of 18. Remarkably, this was only ten years after he immigrated to Canada at the age of eight without knowing...

  • Library Closures on Saturday, August 18

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, August 16th, 2018

    The Killam Library, the Wallace McCain Learning Commons and the Kellogg Library Learning Commons will be CLOSED THIS SATURDAY due to a planned power outage that’s necessary to complete some electrical work. We apologize for the inconvenience. More information about the outage is available here: https://www.dal.ca/news/today/2018/08/13/planned_power_outage_____saturd...  

  • Congratulations, Eileen Wallace!

    UNB Library News - Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

    We are delighted to announce that Eileen Wallace, long-time educator and advocate for children’s literature and literacy, has been awarded  The Order of New Brunswick. We at UNB Libraries are proud and honoured to steward her collection of children’s books and to carry on her work of mentoring future educators and supporting the research, publication, and promotion of children’s literature in New...

  • Michelle Paon – New Interim AUL Resources & Head of Sexton Library

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

    We are pleased to announce the appointment of Michelle Paon as Interim Associate University Librarian and Head of the Sexton Design & Technology Library. As Associate University Librarian – Resources, she oversees the Libraries’ acquisitions budget, and works closely with the Resources Management Librarian and library staff across the system who select, acquire and provide… Read More »

  • Temporary Outages for ProQuest Products

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, August 13th, 2018

    To maintain the currency and security of ProQuest platforms, the following products will be temporarily unavailable for approximately eight hours beginning Saturday, August 18, at 11 p.m AST. We apologize for the inconvenience.  ProQuest Books (these products will be available within 5 hours of the maintenance start time): •          Ebook Central •          LibCentral •          PubCentral… Read...