W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections

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CA ON-QUWDJ

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W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections

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  • University

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Dr. Alvan Bregman Primary contact

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Curator

Address

Street address

93 University Avenue 2nd Floor, Douglas Library

Locality

Kingston

Region

Ontario

Country name

Canada

Postal code

K7L 5C4

Telephone

613-533-2839

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History

W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections is located in the historic Douglas Library and operates as a research and teaching resource for students, faculty, and the larger community. We preserve and provide access to a variety of materials including rare books, maps, posters, and our impressive Edith and Lorne Pierce Canadiana collection. Our collections cover all subjects including: astronomy, natural history, classics, modern languages, literature, politics and history.

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Opening times

Monday to Friday - 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Closed on holidays

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  • Clipboard

Primary contact

93 University Avenue 2nd Floor, Douglas Library
Kingston, Ontario
CA K7L 5C4