Libraries and Cultural Resources receives grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to lead North American study of the role of next-generation libraries in enhancing multidisciplinary collaborations
The James Wheeler Davidson Collection is now available to researchers in Archives and Special Collections
3 of the 4 Peregrine Falcon eggs featured on our cam have hatched. We are waiting for the final one to hatch which should happen over the next 1-2 days.
Biologists examining sub-cellular details. Urban planners able to pinpoint sewer grates in a map of a giant neighbourhood. Astronomers analyzing deep-space telescopic imagery. The Visualization Studio, which opened in 2012, features the highest resolution screen of its kind in Canada—34.5 million pixels—and allows researchers to see details that would be impossible with a desktop monitor or standard projector. The studio also includes an interactive touch table and surround sound.
May 5 is Dutch Liberation Day and this year is the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Holland during the Second World War, in which Canada was key.