Welcome to McGill Library! We provide access to millions of electronic and print books and articles (and if we don't have it, we can borrow it for you—for free!). Our really awesome librarians can help you find and use the right resources for any research project, and the Help Desk can help you with your technology issues. Plus, you'll find space in the building that works for you from tech-friendly individual study rooms to collaborative group work areas to our new ninja-quiet study space on the 3rd floor!
Located on the first floor of McGill Library, the Hub is one of our most popular spaces. Find a space that works for you and your group; we have tech-friendly tables, collaborative screens, and comfortable booths.
The Help Desk in McGill Library is our joint service point for both library and IT-related questions and help. Want to check out a book? Need some help with your laptop? Stop and ask one of our friendly student employees!
The Williamson Room (McGill Library, 1st floor) houses our Children's collection, which includes books, toys, and educational materials to support both learning and play.
The beautiful barrel ceiling and original oak furniture in the Dome Room (on the 2nd Floor of McGill Library) remind us of the past but have been updated for today's technology - there are lots of charging stations! With room to spread out, the Dome Room is another great place to study and learn, on your own or with a group. Need a little privacy? You can also find check out the individual study rooms located here.
Lady Pesed, Westminster's resident Mummy, currently resides in McGill Library on the 2nd floor. Preserved and rehabilitated in Summer 2022, she is ready to receive visitors and has much to teach us about the ancient past and Westminster's own history.
Recently updated, the 3rd Floor of McGill Library is a tech-friendly space designed to support individual quiet study. Looking for some peace and quiet and a great place to concentrate? The 3rd floor is for you!
Monday – Thursday:
7:30 a.m. – 1:00 a.m.
7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
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