Special events

McPherson Library artist conception
The campus community celebrated the 50th anniversary of McPherson Library on November 14th, 2014.

‘An Evening with David Mao, Acting Librarian of Congress and Shelagh Rogers,  Chancellor, University of Victoria’

Monday, November 14, 2016
Belfry Theatre
GVPL and the University of Victoria Libraries are pleased to co-host the 2016 University Librarian’s Annual Lecture event at The Belfry Theatre. Join us for an evening of stimulating conversation with David Mao, Acting Librarian of Congress, Washington D.C. and Shelagh Rogers,  Chancellor of the University of Victoria, and host and  producer of CBC Radio’s ‘The Next Chapter’.  

This is a free, ticketed event. Please check gvpl.ca and uvic.ca/library in the coming weeks for more information and registration details.

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