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Program for Open Scholarship and Education

Apply for the Program for Open Scholarship and Education

by Katya Roxas on July 13, 2020

Join the new Program for Open Scholarship and Education, a one-year flexible and blended program designed to help you gain tools and strategies to become proficient in supporting and advocating for open practices.

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Materials Pick-up Service

by michelle blackwell on July 6, 2020

The Library has launched an on-campus pick-up service to enable UBC students, faculty and staff to access items in the collection that are not available in electronic formats.

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Dr. Susan E. Parker elected to the Canadian Association of Research Libraries’ Board of Directors

by michelle blackwell on June 25, 2020

Dr. Susan E. Parker, UBC's University Librarian, will serve as Director, Western Region Representative on the CARL Board of Directors until 2022.

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UBC Librarians and Library Staff Recommend: Ideas for your next novel, film or documentary from our online collections

by Katya Roxas on June 23, 2020

From the latest adaptation of Jane Austen’s novel Emma to author Liu Cixin’s classic Three-Body Problem, this is the second instalment in a series of recommendations from UBC librarians and library staff.

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2020 employee Recognition Award winners announced

by Anna Moorhouse on June 18, 2020

UBC Library is pleased to announce that Katherine Kalsbeek, Lisa Larkins, Kat McGrath, and Linda Wensveen are the 2020 recipients of UBC Library Awards.

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The Chapman Learning Commons launches new resources to support remote learning

by Anna Moorhouse on June 15, 2020

UBC Library’s Chapman Learning Commons (CLC) has been busy creating new and innovative resources for UBC students to access online.

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Meet Mayu Ishida, Reference Librarian at Woodward Library

by Katya Roxas on June 11, 2020

Mayu Ishida shares what’s keeping her inspired during this unprecedented time and the unique path that has led to her work as UBC Library’s Reference Librarian at Woodward Library.

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Get help with your academic support questions

by Anna Moorhouse on June 8, 2020

Learn how Chapman Learning Commons Online Assistants can provide help over email and video chat.

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New browser extension allows for seamless access to UBC Library’s online resources

by michelle blackwell on June 1, 2020

The Library Access browser extension provides access to UBC Library subscriptions from anywhere on the web.

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UBC Library saves time for researchers by acquiring subscription to Covidence, a systematic review management software

by Anna Moorhouse on May 19, 2020

UBC Library users can now benefit from unlimited access to Covidence, a web-based systematic review management software platform.

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