Western Development Museum - Curatorial Centre, George Shepherd Library

Identity area

Identifier

SCNWDMC

Authorized form of name

Western Development Museum - Curatorial Centre, George Shepherd Library

Parallel form(s) of name

  • Research Library

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Museum
  • Library

Contact area

 

Elizabeth Scott, Director of Research

Type

Address

Street address

2935 Lorne Avenue

Locality

Saskatoon

Region

Saskatchewan

Country name

Canada

Postal code

S7J 0S5

Telephone

(306) 934-1400

Fax

(306) 934-4467

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

To carry out research and to aid in preparation of museum displays as well as answer public inquiries.

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Buildings

Holdings

Books, serials, pamphlets, catalogues, and photographs

Extent: 3,200 books (Western Canadian history, transportation, agriculture, and museum-related material), 400 linear feet of serials, 15,000 pamphlets (8,000 agricultural, 2,000 automotive, 5,000 other), 6,000 images

Inclusive dates: 1880s-present

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Monday-Friday, 8:30-16:30

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Agriculture (Thematic area)
  • Local and Regional History (Thematic area)
  • Transportation (Thematic area)
  • City of Saskatoon (Geographic subregion)
  • Northwest Saskatchewan (Geographic subregion)
  • East-Central Saskatchewan (Geographic subregion)
  • Southwest Saskatchewan (Geographic subregion)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

2935 Lorne Avenue
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
CA S7J 0S5