Category Archives: YUL News

3rd annual Science Literacy Week at YUL runs September 19 – 25

York University Libraries is again partnering with on-campus groups to celebrate Science Literacy Week, a nation-wide event that runs September 19-25, 2016. Science Literacy Week is a celebration of science that highlights outstanding scientists and science communicators from coast-to-coast. Science Demonstrations Tuesday, September 20, 11 am – 1 pm Scott Library Atrium (2nd floor) Join […]

New E-Resources

Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity This collection of digital primary sources features rare and unique materials from notable archives and libraries – such as the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives and the New York Public Library. It brings together documents that highlight the experiences of LGBTQ communities from around the world. Subjects: gay rights […]

Casita Azul at York’s EcoCampus

  Librarians Dana Craig and Tom Scott are in Costa Rica this week for the Opening of the the Lillian Meighen Wright Centre at York’s EcoCampus. York University Libraries created the Casita Azul resource centre in collaboration with the Faculty of Environmental Studies as part of the Las Nubes project. Casita Azul welcomed the York […]

STAPLR DisPerSion performance Feb 9 live and online!

STAPLR DisPerSion Tuesday 9 February 2016 3:30 – 5:30 pm William Denton (York University Libraries) Doug Van Nort (School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design) and the Students of DATT 3200 Performing Telepresence Re-imagine the real-time streams emanating from, to and about York University Libraries in its physical and virtual homes. Featuring: STAPLR William […]

New Classroom Video Reservation Pickup Options

Effective immediately, faculty can now select from one of four campus libraries to pickup SMIL videos pre-reserved for classroom showings: Bronfman Business Library, Steacie Science Library, Frost Library (Glendon campus), and of course videos can always be picked up at  the Sound & Moving Image Library (SMIL) at Scott Library. More information about this service […]

4 Days 4 Syria Event, Feb 8 – Feb 11

Monday, February 8, to Thursday, February 11, noon to 2 pm 2nd Floor, Scott Library. The world is responding to the Syrian refugee crisis in small and large ways.  The movement of so many people from danger to safety is bewildering to imagine and our individual responses cannot be predictable, uniform or even immediate.  Before […]