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Celebrate Science Literacy Week with the Campus Library - September 16 to 19

A screening of the 2008 documentary Blue Gold: World Water Wars on Tuesday, September 17 is just one of the activities the Campus Library will host as part of Science Literacy Week.
A screening of the 2008 documentary Blue Gold: World Water Wars on Tuesday, September 17 is just one of the activities the Campus Library will host as part of Science Literacy Week.

In recognition of Science Literacy Week in Canada (September 16 to 22), the Campus Library will host a number of on-campus events and activities Monday, September 16 through Thursday, September 19:

Monday, September 16

Blood Typing Clinic I

Learn about your blood type and see how you match up to others. Snacks and light refreshments will be available.

  • When: 2 to 3 p.m.
  • Where: North Oshawa Library, Lobby

Tuesday, September 17

Film screening and freshwater research presentation

Join us for an afternoon screening of the 2008 documentary Blue Gold: World Water Wars.

Ontario Tech University researcher Andrea Kirkwood, PhD, will also present a talk entitled Adventures in Freshwater Research: Connecting what we do on land to aquatic ecosystem health.

  • When: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
  • Where: North Oshawa Library, Fireside Reading Room

Blood Typing Clinic II

Learn about your blood type and see how you match up to others for the purposes of future blood donations or receiving future blood transfusions. Snacks and light refreshments will be available.

  • When: 2 to 3 p.m.
  • Where: Outside the entrance to the Social Science, Humanities and Education Library (61 Charles Street, downtown Oshawa location)

Thursday, September 19

SIGMA Laboratory tours (Energy Systems and Nuclear Science Research Centre, Room 2054)

Please register online for the 1:15 p.m. or 2:45 p.m. tour.

Meet inside the front doors of the North Oshawa Library. Each tour will last approximately 75 minutes.


For more information, contact the Library’s Reference Team at ext. 2390.