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Join us for the 9th annual UBC Library United Way Spelling Bee

by Anna Moorhouse on September 18, 2018

We’re getting ready to kick off the 9th annual UBC Library United Way Spelling Bee on Thursday, October 11.

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UBC Library users now able to access archive offering an expansive and detailed look at LGBT2SQIA history

by michelle blackwell on September 17, 2018

LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940, Part II is a fully searchable archive that includes periodicals, newsletters, manuscripts, government records, organizational papers, correspondence, posters, and other primary source materials primarily from Canada and the United States. 

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Levels 4 and 5 of Koerner Library to close for construction until early 2019

by michelle blackwell on September 17, 2018

This renovation will result in an expanded Research Commons, providing technology rich, inviting spaces integrated with services from across the library and the campus conducive to graduate scholarship and advanced research.

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Science Literacy Week 2018

by Anna Moorhouse on August 30, 2018

Science Literacy Week (September 17-23, 2018) is an annual celebration of Canadian science, where libraries, universities, museums and other institutions across the country hold events to show the diversity and amazing research happening here.

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Asian Library to close at 5 p.m. beginning September 4 to accommodate upgrades

by michelle blackwell on August 23, 2018

The renovations, scheduled to be completed in the Spring of 2019, will allow for improvements to student study areas, seminar space and programming.

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Reference Librarian Woodward Library, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus Full-Time, Term Ending April 18, 2020

by Anna Moorhouse on August 22, 2018

The Woodward Science Librarian provides liaison to designated subject areas and departments. Actively engages in integrated information literacy, and collaborates on scholarly communication and data services initiatives and other new library initiatives as they arise.

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Irving K. Barber Learning Centre 10th Anniversary Exhibitions

by Anna Moorhouse on August 22, 2018

Ten years ago, the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (IKBLC) celebrated its grand opening on UBC’s Vancouver campus. In celebration of this 10-year milestone, UBC Library is installing two temporary exhibitions.

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Meet Jeremy Buhler, Assessment Librarian at UBC Library

by Anna Moorhouse on August 9, 2018

Unlike many librarians, Jeremy Buhler isn’t on a service desk and doesn’t have direct contact with students in his day-to-day, but his work trickles down to affect students all across campus.

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UBC Library 2017/18 Senate Report

by Anna Moorhouse on August 8, 2018

UBC Library’s annual Senate Report (2017/18) is now available. Read our highlights from the past fiscal year which include growing our collections, improving student spaces, connecting research to the community and engaging with our community partners.

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Art Librarian, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus, Full-Time, One Year Term

by michelle blackwell on June 22, 2018

Art Librarian Music, Art & Architecture Library, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus Full-Time, One Year Term Anticipated Start Date: September 1, 2018   UBC LIBRARY The University of British Columbia Library is one of the largest academic libraries in Canada and consistently ranks among the top university research libraries in North America. UBC Library has […]

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