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Originally published on McGill blog on June 14, 2021 The University flag is lowered today in memory of Librarian Emerita Marilyn Berger, who passed away Thursday, March 11, 2021.  Marilyn was a former Head Librarian of the Blackader-Lauterman Library of Architecture and Art.  She began in the McGill Library in 1977, and earned her MLIS from McGill’s[…]

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Theme : Adaptation The Editorial Committee of the MOQDOC, the annual publication of the ARLIS/NA MOQ chapter, is looking for texts for its next issue to be published in Fall 2021.  The COVID-19 pandemic has affected many facets of our working life and impacted the ways in which we can provide educational and research services,[…]

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Since 2009 the Canadian Centre for Architecture has produced a tote bag annually that can be purchased in their bookstore. Each year a new color combination has been selected. These tote bags have become something of a Montreal institution and are spotted all over the city. The library of the CCA maintains a complete collection[…]

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Did you catch Dr. Nelson’s mention of Heritage Minutes and wonder what she might be referring to? The Heritage Minutes is a series of sixty-second short films, each illustrating an important moment in Canadian history. The Minutes integrate Canadian history, folklore and myths into dramatic storylines. They would appear (often) on television and seeing a[…]

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On behalf of the Montreal-Ottawa-Quebec Chapter: Welcome, ARLISians, to the ARLIS/NA 2021 Virtual Conference! While it’s disappointing that we couldn’t convene in Montreal in person, we’re proud to say that our chapter’s Conference Planning Advisory Committee has worked hard to put together a remarkable online event that is sure to inspire us as we come together[…]

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