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University of Victoria Libraries Collection


The University of Victoria Libraries includes the William C. Mearns Centre for Learning / McPherson Library, the Diana M. Priestly Law Library in the Fraser Building, and the Curriculum Library in the MacLaurin Building.

Materials for this collection provided by: University of Victoria Libraries

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Canadian Libraries
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Year
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1968
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1967
340
1965
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1964
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1963
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1962
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British Columbia
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Newspapers
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newspapers
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Victoria
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Victoria College
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government of british columbia
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victoria college and university of victoria
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university of victoria; victoria, b.c.
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university of victoria; victoria, bc
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vancouver island
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dickens, charles, 1812-1870
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Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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A special project of the University of Victoria Library's Digital Collections. Digitized versions of The Daily Colonist. More information about The Daily Colonist and it's related titles can be found on the project's website, The British Colonist .
Official Gazettes of the Province of British Columbia
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Gazettes are official publications that disseminate government proclamations, notices, and regulations as required by colonial, and later provincial legislation.
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Material provided by Special Collections and Archives , William C. Mearns Centre for Learning, McPherson Library .
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This selection of books have been digitized for preservation purposes.
The Tower Collection
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The student annual of Victoria College and the University of Victoria (Victoria, BC), 1946 - 1968; preceeded by the Craigdarroch
The Camosun Collection
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The student magazine of Victoria High School and Victoria College (Victoria, BC), 1906 - 1945
The Martlet
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The Martlet, 1948-1973 The Martlet succeeded The Microscope as the student newspaper at Victoria College in 1948, and continued through the transition from the College to the University of Victoria in 1963. It remains the University's principal student newspaper. Its sponsoring bodies have been the Victoria College Alma Mater Society and its successors, the University of Victoria Alma Mater Society, and the University of Victoria Students' Society.
The Anecho Collection
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The student annual of the Provincial Normal School (Victoria, BC), 1922 - 1956
University of Victoria Calendars
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This collection consists of the academic calendars of the University of Victoria (British Columbia, Canada) and its predecessor institutions, Victoria College (Victoria, British Columbia) and the Provincial Normal School (Victoria, British Columbia). Victoria College was established by McGill University in 1903 and shared facilities with the Victoria High School. In 1921, it was redeveloped by the University of British Columbia (UBC) and subsequently moved to Craigdarroch Castle (formerly the...
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This is a test collection for the University of Victoria Libraries.
Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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British Columbia Historical Texts
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The Curriculum Library at the University of Victoria has a unique collection of textbooks used in British Columbia’s public schools since the province joined confederation in 1871. This historical textbooks collection includes books on a variety of school subjects including science, math, health, English and language arts, foreign languages, history, and social studies. With their large readership these textbooks have touched the lives of many citizens for nearly a century and a half. School...
Victorian Serial Novels
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Throughout the Victorian period, novels in serial parts were published in abundance in newspapers and magazines, by far the most popular form, or in discreet parts issued in installments, usually twenty monthly issues. Many 19th century authors established themselves by first publishing original fiction in serial format. Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins, George Eliot, Elizabeth Gaskell, Thomas Hardy, George Meredith, Robert Louis Stevenson and more, all published serial novels, either in monthly...
The Craigdarroch Collection
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The student annual of Victoria College (Victoria, BC), 1931 - 1946; preceeded by the Victoria College Annual
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The Transgender Archives at the University of Victoria (UVic) is dedicated to acquiring and making accessible the documentary heritage of persons and organizations that have worked for the betterment of transgender people. This digital collection includes newsletters and ephemera reproduced from the holdings of UVic Libraries’ Special Collections & University Archives.
Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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The Centurion Collection
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The student humour magazine of Victoria College and the University of Victoria (Victoria, BC), 1961 - 1964
Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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The Victoria College Annual Collection
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The student annual of Victoria College (Victoria, BC), 1923 - 1931; continues as the Craigdarroch
Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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The Craigdarroch College Newsletter Collection
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The newsletter of the Craigdarroch College student residence, University of Victoria (Victoria, BC), 1969 - 1973
Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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The Emily, 1982 – 1999 The Emily was a feminist student newspaper published by the Women's Collective of the University of Victoria (from October 28, 1982 to October 27, 1988), the Alma Mater Society (from December 1, 1988 to March 1, 1990) and its successor University of Victoria Students' Society (from September 1, 1990 to April 1999). The first editorial of the Emily (dated Thursday, October 28, 1982), written by brenda percy and lesley bullard [no capitalization], includes the poem “The...
Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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The Landsdowne Collection
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The newsletter of the Lansdowne College student residence, University of Victoria (Victoria, BC), 1969 - 1972
Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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Daily Colonist Newspaper Collection
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