Nellie Langford Rowell Women's Studies Library York University
Toronto, Canada

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK, THE NELLIE LIBRARY WILL CLOSE AS OF WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18, 2020, AND WILL REMAIN CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. IF YOU REQUIRE ACCESS TO A LIBRARY, PLEASE CHECK THE FOLLOWING LINKS: Scott Library (Keele campus): https://www.library.yorku.ca/web/scott/ or Lesley Frost Library (Glendon campus): https://www.library.yorku.ca/web/frost/

If you have a book which comes due while we are closed, please renew online. If you have reached your renewal limit, please contact Brenda Blondeau, Coordinator, Nellie Langford Rowell Library at blondeau@yorku.ca.

We wish everyone all the best during this uncertain time.

The library will remain closed during any public holidays. Please note: The Nellie Library is a SCENT-FREE space, and staff and patrons are respectfully reminded to adhere to this policy.

See our Opening Hours

Library holdings may be searched using the York University Libraries catalogue.

To find out about us, go to the introduction.

We've recently added a list of internet resources. Check them out and let us know if you have comments or suggestions.

You can also jump directly to location, rules, open hours, including information about the end of term and summer hours, or material about periodicals, broadside boxes, or our book collection.

Read about the history of the library and about Nellie Langford Rowell (pictured at the left) and her daughter Mary Coyne Rowell Jackman.

Take a look at our flyers about Persons Day, International Women's Day, and Women's Remembrance Day.

Check out the graffiti written on the shower curtain at the 1994 exhibit for Persons Day.

Last but not least, click here to find information about how to make donations in support of the library.

email: nlrowell@yorku.ca

Last updated on December 9, 2018
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