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  • Streaming Video at the Dalhousie Libraries

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, September 17th, 2020

    The move to online teaching this fall presented a number of new challenges for everyone. One area where the Dal Libraries have seen exponential growth over the past few months is in the number of requests we’ve received for streaming videos. Since classes have moved almost exclusively online, we have received over 280 requests for… Read More »

  • Scheduled Downtime: Stahl Online

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, September 17th, 2020

    Stahl Online will be undergoing maintenance on Saturday, September 19. We expect it will be unavailable for approximately 12 hours starting at 4 a.m. ADT. The publisher apologizes for any inconvenience caused.

  • Scheduled Downtime: Birds of the World

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, September 14th, 2020

    Birds of the World will be unavailable Tuesday, September 15, from 6 a.m.–3 p.m. (ADT) for necessary upgrades. The publisher apologises for any inconvenience.  

  • Book Some Time in a Dalhousie Libraries Space

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, September 14th, 2020

    The following spaces are open by appointment for limited and safe access to Dal Libraries spaces for current Dalhousie faculty, instructors, students, and staff. Locations not listed (Sexton Library, Sir James Dunn Law Library) are not yet ready to be booked. Weekend hours will roll out in the coming weeks. Please note: The spaces will be… Read More »

  • Michael Crummey in Conversation with Sharon Bala, with Readings by Shandi Mitchell and Jaime Burnet

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, September 09th, 2020

    Join us for a wonderful evening of Atlantic literature and stimulating conversation. We’ll start with readings by the 2020 finalists of the Thomas Raddall Atlantic Fiction Award — Shandi Mitchell (The Waiting Hours), Jaime Burnet (Crocuses Hatch from Snow), and Michael Crummey (The Innocents). Following the readings, there will be a conversation between St. John’s, Nfld.… Read More »

  • MacRae Library Opening for Bookable Appointments Sept 8

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, September 04th, 2020

    Starting September 8, the MacRae Library will be available for bookable appointments for current Dalhousie students, faculty, and staff. You can book a: study room (single) study room (double — one person can book a double, but two people will need to sign in) computer study table computer for printing For the week of September… Read More »