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The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication sees unprecedented use

by michelle blackwell on October 3, 2017

The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communications offers free support to all writers at UBC and has been fully booked since opening for the new semester on September 18, 2017.

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UBC Library to support faculty in creating open textbooks and open educational resources through 1-year grant project

by michelle blackwell on February 21, 2018

UBC Vancouver faculty are encouraged to apply for the sub-grant program by April 12, 2018.

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Open Education Week

by michelle blackwell on February 14, 2018

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Notice to Users: EZproxy outage planned for February 13 at 5:00 p.m.

by michelle blackwell on February 12, 2018

Notice to Users: EZproxy outage planned for February 13 at 5:00 p.m.. Service is expected to be fully restored by 5:45 p.m.

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Chinese Rare Books Cataloguer Librarian Technical Services, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus Full-Time, One Year Term

by Anna Moorhouse on February 5, 2018

Chinese Rare Books Cataloguer Librarian , Technical Services UBC Library, Vancouver Campus (Full-Time, One Year Term) Anticipated Start Date: April 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 14 branches […]

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Library WordPress web migrations to HTTPS planned for February 19

by michelle blackwell on January 31, 2018

Library WordPress websites will migrate from HTTP to HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure), making them faster, more findable and more secure. The migration will run from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on  February 19. No service outages are expected, but it is possible that sites will not display perfectly during this time. Affected domains: chinesecanadian.ubc.ca […]

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Go Somewhere Unexpected

by michelle blackwell on January 23, 2018

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Vancouver’s First Newspaper

by michelle blackwell on January 19, 2018

UBC Library's recent acquisition of The Vancouver Weekly Herald and North Pacific News was featured in Montecristo Magazine.

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Peer writing consultants across both UBC campuses to receive internationally recognized certification.

by michelle blackwell on January 12, 2018

Student writing consultants at UBC Okanagan and UBC Vancouver will now be approved for the College Reading and Learning Association’s International Tutor Training Program Certification (CRLA ITTPC).

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UBC Library featured on North by Northwest with Sheryl McKay

by Jessica Woolman on January 7, 2018

UBC Library's recent acquisition of The Vancouver Weekly Herald and North Pacific News was featured on CBC radio. The interview begins at the 2 hour 50 sec mark.

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