Mearns Centre for Learning

Mearns Centre for Learning
Mearns Centre for Learning

The William C. Mearns Centre for Learning ("The Mearns Centre"), an expansion to the northeast side of the McPherson Library, was completed in 2008.

The centre includes:

  • an enhanced information commons
  • a media commons with services that integrate the library's extensive music, audio and video collections and technology services
  • collaborative learning classrooms where students will learn information literacy and study skills
  • cafe on the main floor
  • educational support services including a writing centre, study skills program, research workshops and peer tutoring
  • international commons

Building facts:

  • Building size : 3,772 GSM
  • Architect: Warner James Architects