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W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections

The W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections operates as a research and teaching resource for students, faculty and the larger community. They preserve and provide access to rare books, maps, posters and the Edith and Lorne Pierce Canadiana Collection. Collections cover subjects including, astronomy, natural history, classics, modern languages, literature, politics and history.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • Partial wheelchair access
  • Washrooms
  • Guided tours available
  • Self-guided tours available

Contact info

93 University Avenue (Queen's University, Douglas Library)
Kingston, Ontario
Telephone: 613-533-2839
http://library.queensu.ca/locations/wd-jordan-rare-books-special-collections

Architecture

Year built: 1923
Architect: Delano Dexter Calvin and Richard K. Shepard
Building type: Library

Dates/hours open

Saturday June 16, 2018
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections 93 University Avenue (Queen's University, Douglas Library)