MRU Library Blog

Food For Fines!

Help out your fellow students and save some $$$…

On Tuesday, November 20th and Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 the Library will take up to $5.00 off your fines with a donation to the Student Food Bank.

Items in high demand include: powdered or canned milk; canned tuna, salmon or meat; canned fruits and vegetables; sugar, coffee, and tea; peanut butter; baby food and baby formula, toothpaste, toothbrushes, soap, shampoo, baby care items, toilet paper and feminine hygiene products.

Even if you don’t have any Library fines, please consider making a donation, your generosity will be appreciated!

Please call 403-440-6019 or drop by the Circulation / Reserve Desk for more information.

Posted by jgemeroy in Events

Closing Up Shop: The End of Calgary’s Food Bank

Big Ideas Lounge

Closing Up Shop: The End of Calgary’s Food Bank

All students and MRU community members are welcome to join James McAra, Calgary Food Bank CEO, in an informal and thought provoking discussion of the future of the Calgary Food Bank.

Wednesday November 21, 3 to 5 pm in Wyckham House (second floor lounge area)

Refreshments provided.


Posted by Sarah Stephens in Events

Long Weekend Hours

The Library will be closed on November 12 to observe the Remembrance Day holiday.

We are open regular hours Sat – Sun (Nov 10-11): 10 am – 8 pm and for Reading Day on Tuesday (Nov 13): 7:45 am – 10 pm.


Posted by Sarah Stephens in News

Access to Statistical Information

Unfortunately the Equinox server which provides access to Stats Canada advanced survey data is currently unavailable. They are working on restoring service as soon as possible.

In the meantime you can use this website to access statistical information.  More information on statistics can be found here

Please visit the Information Desk if you have any questions, we are always happy to help!

Posted by Sarah Stephens in News