By Glenn Drexhage on March 5, 2013
Three books that reflect the compelling culture, geography and history of British Columbia are featured in the inaugural shortlist for a new award focused on scholarly works.
By Jessica Woolman on February 19, 2013
The Open Scholar Award is open to UBC Vancouver graduate students. Submissions close March 31.
By Glenn Drexhage on February 12, 2013
Kick off Reading Week with Graduate Research In A Day – a series of workshops designed to help with all stages of the graduate student research process.
By Jessica Woolman on September 19, 2012
Need help with Library resources? AskAway virtual reference is now open.
By Jessica Woolman on August 1, 2012
The Research Commons will provide one-on-one consultations and workshops on thesis formatting as well as peer-led interdisciplinary research discussions for graduate students.
By Glenn Drexhage on May 7, 2012
Photo: Michelle Lamberson Lea Starr, Associate University Librarian for Research Services, and Librarian Teresa Lee comment on the recent initiative of Heather Piwowar, who worked on an agreement with academic publisher Elsevier to allow text mining of its journals. Read the full article, “Hot Type: Elsevier Experiments With Allowing ‘Text Mining’ of Its Journals,” in the [...]
By Jessica Woolman on March 28, 2012
Read about our developments and future directions as we transform into a 21st-century research library.
By Jessica Woolman on March 6, 2012
The latest issue of LibFOCUS explores research at UBC Library – Celebrate Research Week, a new Research Commons and ways to propel your research online.
By Jessica Woolman on March 2, 2012
By Glenn Drexhage on March 1, 2012