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WK Kellogg Health Sciences Library 50th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate our 50th anniversary with us!

Pictures from the Past

The Dalhousie Medical-Dental Library was demolished in 1965 to allow for the construction of the Sir Charles Tupper Medical Building and the W.K. Kellogg Health Sciences Library.

Drawing of the Tupper Building by J. Philip Dumaresq & Associates Architects (1960's)

W.K. Kellogg - Founder of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, which provided money to help construct the W.K. Kellogg Health Sciences Library

Construction of the Sir Charles Tupper Building - 1966

The Queen Mother at the Opening of the Sir Charles Tupper Building and the W.K. Kellogg Library - July 14, 1967

Photo of the new Kellogg Library - 1967

Photo of the Study Carrels in the new Kellogg Library - 1967

Photo of the Second Floor of the new Kellogg Library- 1967

M. Doreen Fraser - Head of the Kellogg Library (1967-1972)

Alan MacDonald - Head of the Kellogg Library (1972-1977)

Citation: University of Calgary Archives 84.005_53.44

Ann Manning - Head of the Kellogg Library (1979-1989)

Elizabeth 'Betty' Sutherland - Head of the Kellogg Library (1990-2004)

Patrick Ellis - Head of the Kellogg Library (2005-2016)

Ann Barrett - Head of the Kellogg Library (2016-Present)

Staff of the Kellogg Library - 1984

The Boniuk Reading Room

The Boniuk Family made a significant donation to the W.K. Kellogg Health Sciences Library in honor of their parents.

Staff of the Kellogg Health Library - 2004

From left to right: Ann Barrett (Head of the Kellogg Library 2016-Present), Dr. Carol Smillie, Patrick Ellis (Former Head of the Kellogg Library 2005-2016)

Article about Dr. Norman Coward

Bill Owen was a Kellogg staff member. The Bill Owen Memorial Fund made a donation to the place that Bill had worked, the Kellogg Library.

W.K. Kellogg Library Entry - 2015

W.K. Kellogg Library Entryway - 2015

W.K. Kellogg Circulation Desk - 2015

Stairs leading down to the main floor of the Kellogg Library - 2015

The painting is Robert Pope's "The Hug", which is part of a collection of paintings (Illness and Healing Collection) that are meant to demonstrate the experience of cancer from the perspective of the patient. 

Second Floor of the Kellogg Library - 2015

Stairs and Desks in the Kellogg Library - 2015

A plaque commemorating the Centennial and the donation of the Provincial Medical Board of Nova Scotia.

Research Bootcamp for Research Assistants & Teaching Assistants

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Register now for the 4th annual Dalhousie Libraries Research Bootcamp! Bootcamp sessions are free to Dalhousie graduate students.

Sessions will run from May 14-June 6 and will cover library basics; literature reviews (searching & writing); citation tools; writing abstracts & grant proposals; copyright, open access & academic publishing; legal resources; engineering resources; Pubmed & other health sciences databases; humanities resources; Canadian data & stats; grey literature; research data management; Excel; data visualization; conference posters.

Full list of sessions and the schedule
Free registration

Pictures from the Present

W.K. Kellogg Library Desk - 2017

W.K. Kellogg Library Study Space - 2017

W.K. Kellogg Library Compact Shelving - 2017

W.K. Kellogg Library Learning Commons Desk (CHEB) - 2017

W.K. Kellogg Library Learning Commons Computers and Study Space (CHEB) - 2017

W.K. Kellogg Library Learning Commons Computers and Study Space (CHEB) - 2017

W.K. Kellogg Library Learning Commons Study Space (CHEB) - 2017

Ann Barrett - Head of the Kellogg Library (2016-Present)

History of the W.K. Kellogg Health Sciences Library Video