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Librarian, Communications and Engagement (Full Time, Continuing) The University of British Columbia | Okanagan Campus

by Jessica Woolman on April 28, 2017

The Library at UBC's Okanagan campus invites applications for a full time continuing position as Librarian, Communications and Engagement.

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Notice to Users

by michelle blackwell on April 26, 2017

Due to an upgrade to the Library's Catalogue, users will not be able to renew, recall, or request materials, or pay fines starting 4 p.m. Friday April 28, 2017. Online requests for materials from ASRS or PARC will also be unavailable. Full service will resume May 8, 2017.

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Preserving information in the digital age

by michelle blackwell on April 26, 2017

Bronwen Sprout, Head, Digital Programs and Services and Mimi Lam, Librarian, Digital Projects share some of the greatest challenges of digital preservation and how UBC Library is tackling these challenges in strategic ways.

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Report to the Senate 2015-16

by Jessica Woolman on April 24, 2017

Read about our milestones and achievements from the past year and learn what’s ahead for UBC Library in our annual report.

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Irving K. Barber Learning Centre to close from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on May 6

by michelle blackwell on April 18, 2017

On Saturday May 6, 2017, the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will close between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. to facilitate maintenance work.

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UBC Library’s Harry Potter collection and magical creatures books at the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

by Jasmine Devonshire on April 12, 2017

UBC Library organized a second exhibit of our Harry Potter collection in tandem with Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s Harry Potter and the Chamber of SecretsTM performance, which took place April 7–9.

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UBC Library love booth

by Jessica Woolman on April 11, 2017

The Library celebrated the last day of term by handing out snacks and swag to UBC students - thank you to all who attended.

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UBC Library first Canadian institution to provide access to the South China Morning Post’s digital archives.

by michelle blackwell on April 10, 2017

UBC Library is the first institution in Canada to provide access to the South China Morning Post’s digital archives to its users.

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A gift from the past: UBC’s class of 1932 funds access to 343 ebooks 85 years after graduation

by michelle blackwell on April 6, 2017

An endowment established by UBC's class of 1932 is funding the Library's annual contribution to Knowledge Unlatched, an Open Access scholarly ebook platform.

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24-7 hours at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

by Jessica Woolman on April 5, 2017

The Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will be open 24 hours a day from Sunday, April 9 to Wednesday, April 26.

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