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GIScience Workshop Series

by Anna Moorhouse on July 28, 2020

GIScience is a new UBC Library Research Commons workshop series (July 30 to August 14) for graduate students who want to develop their digital scholarship skills.

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Indigitization launches new website

by Anna Moorhouse on July 27, 2020

Indigitization recently announced the launch of its new redesigned website, along with a new style guide, which was developed for this web project. The site facilitates digital storytelling to showcase the work of the Indigitization team and its community partners.

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UBC Library joins the HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access Service

by Anna Moorhouse on July 23, 2020

As part of our efforts to make our collections more easily accessible during this time, UBC Library is excited to announce our participation in the HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access Service (ETAS).

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Sarah Dupont, Head, Xwi7xwa Library wins the 2019 COPPUL Outstanding Contribution Award

by michelle blackwell on July 20, 2020

The award recognizes exemplary contributions to the COPPUL consortium.

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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 Recommend Part 2 illustration

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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