Art History & Art Conservation

DEPARTMENT OF

Art History & Art Conservation

DEPARTMENT OF

Art History & Art Conservation

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Winifred Ross Multi-Media Room (320 Ontario Hall)

Purpose:

The WRMMR exists to support the teaching, learning and research activities of the Department of Art History & Art Conservation and The Fine Art (Visual Arts) Program. It is intended for work and project related purposes only.  

Use:

Art History, Art Conservation and Fine Art (Visual Arts) students, staff & faculty are entitled to utilize the lab during open hours for work/course related projects. Students are given priority within this space.

Facilities:

The WRMMR is equipped with 6 Mac computer workstations equipped with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. There is a multi-function colour laser printer in the room that prints on various types/sizes of paper. There is also a large scale Epson 4800 inkjet printer available for use. In addition, there are 3 scanners, a light-box and a Wacom tablet available for use within the room. 

Please Note:

  • At the end of each term, all files that have been saved/downloaded to computers in the WRMMR will be erased.
  • The WRMMR is a public space. Please keep in mind that if you are working on something confidential it is your responsibility to delete it.
  • The WRMMR will no longer be renting out any equipment/adaptors.
  • The staff of the WRMMR performs random checks of the saved files on the computers and will remove any files that are deemed inappropriate by Queen’s regulations. 

Procedures/Printing Fees:

The WRMMR accepts cash only for printing. *The WRMMR no longer offers payment at the end of term by account, CASH ONLY*

Printing costs for multi-function printer:

  • Black & White: 0.10 cents
  • Colour: 0.50 cents (full page) 0.25 cents (half page)

Printing costs for Epson 4800: Please visit the lab for full costing and quotes.

Hours of Operation:

*Temporary* Fall Term (September - November): 

Monday - 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm 

Tuesday - 10:00 am to 1:30 pm

Wednesday - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Thursday - CLOSED

Friday - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Winter Term (January - April): TBA

Month of December: CLOSED

Summer term (May - August):  CLOSED

  • Work-study students will be available during room hours
  • Changes to the hours are posted at the top of this page and on the door of the WRMMR 

Contact/Staff:

Work-study students

Work-study students are hired by the Art Department to continue digitizing what remains of the slide library.  They also assist the Coordinator with the efficiency and operation of the WRMMR. As well, they are available to assist staff/faculty/students with questions & troubleshooting when needed. 

To reach the lab, please dial 613-533-6000 ext. 79661 to speak with a staff member.

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