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UBC student wins Library’s Croquet Collection Prize

by Jessica Woolman on August 10, 2017

UBC fourth-year student Mariah Dear is the second winner of UBC Library's annual Croquet Collection Prize.

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UBC Library’s Susannah Weynton Journal

by michelle blackwell on August 8, 2017

UBC Library’s Susannah Weynton Journal

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‘It is a different perspective’: UBC acquires rare travel diary of B.C. in 19th century

by michelle blackwell on August 8, 2017

'It is a different perspective': UBC acquires rare travel diary of B.C. in 19th century

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University acquires first known account of B.C. by an English woman

by michelle blackwell on August 8, 2017

University acquires first known account of B.C. by an English woman

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Heather Berringer awarded 2017 Dal SIM Outstanding Alumni Award

by Jasmine Devonshire on August 4, 2017

Dalhousie University’s School of Information Management has recognized Heather Berringer, UBC Okanagan’s Chief Librarian, with the 2017 Outstanding Alumni Award. This annual award honours a member who has made an outstanding contribution to Library and Information Management. 

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Take a tour of Rare Books and Special Collections (RBSC)

by Jessica Woolman on August 3, 2017

Take a tour of Rare Books and Special Collections collections every Wednesday at 11 am.

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Friends newsletter, Summer 2017

by Jessica Woolman on August 2, 2017

Learn more about the Library in the latest Friends newsletter - notable collections, events and more.

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UBC Library acquires first known account of British Columbia by an English woman

by michelle blackwell on August 1, 2017

The journal kept by Susannah Weynton documents four months spent on Vancouver Island at Fort Victoria and Fort Rupert and on the mainland at Fort Langley between March and July 1850.

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Notice to users: EZproxy server migration

by Jasmine Devonshire on July 27, 2017

Library IT will be migrating the EZproxy service beginning Friday, July 28 at 10 am. Access from off-campus and at certain workstations on-campus will be interrupted at this time. Service interruptions are expected to last no longer than 2 hours.

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Going green at UBC Library

by Jessica Woolman on July 18, 2017

UBC Library is contributing to literacy in communities around the world thanks to its partnership with Better World Books.

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