Monthly Archives: November 2009

The Gibson Collection

The Gibson Collection was established at the Clara Thomas Archives in 1994 when Robert Chalmers Gibson, after almost fifty years of collecting rare books and manuscripts, donated his Canadiana collection to York University.
Recently library staff from the archives and Scott Library's Bibliographic Services set about selecting items for digitization by the Internet Archives. Unlike the [...]


Welcome to the new Special Collections blog

This new blog for the Clara Thomas Archives & Special Collections is to highlight the activities, new acquisitions and projects relating to the archival and rare book holdings held by York University.  Here you'll find online exhibits (old and new), news items on local digitization projects, and eventually editorial posts on research going on in [...]