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Korean Studies and Dentistry-Medicine Reference Librarian, Asian Library and Woodward Library, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus | Full-time, ongoing Librarian

by matt patton on January 12, 2022

Korean Studies and Dentistry-Medicine Reference Librarian Asian Library and Woodward Library, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus Full-time, ongoing Librarian Anticipated Start Date: March 1, 2022 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 […]

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William Shakespeare’s First Folio published in 1623 gifted to UBC Library

by Library Communications on January 12, 2022

UBC has acquired a first edition of William Shakespeare's Comedies Histories and Tragedies—an extremely rare book published seven years after Shakespeare's death and credited with preserving almost half of his plays.

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UBC Library becomes first Canadian institution to join Dryad membership

by Anna Moorhouse on January 10, 2022

As the first institutional member of Dryad in Canada, UBC Library joins a thriving global community of universities, research institutions and academic libraries all working together to promote data publishing, curation, and preservation.

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Season’s Greetings from UBC Library

by phoebe chan on December 21, 2021

This year, as we transitioned back to on-campus activity, UBC Library and its people faced new and unexpected challenges. I am so proud of how we served the UBC community and beyond during this time. Thank you to all of our friends, supporters, and library colleagues who have helped us to provide the expertise, collections […]

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Head, Collections Services, Library Collections Services, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus | Full-Time, Ongoing Librarian

by matt patton on December 15, 2021

Head, Collections Services Library Collections Services, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus Full-time, ongoing Librarian Anticipated Start Date: March 1, 2022 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 and […]

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Meet Emma MacFarlane, Learning Commons Coordinator at UBC Library

by matt patton on December 8, 2021

Learn how the Chapman Learning Commons team develop and deliver various programs and services to students and community members. Emma MacFarlane, Learning Commons Coordinator, shares her story.

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The UBC Library Research Commons helps UBC Future Waters Research Excellence Cluster visualize research outputs

by Anna Moorhouse on December 7, 2021

The UBC Library Research Commons partnered with the UBC Future Waters Research Excellence Cluster to find a workflow that would create graphical representations of the cluster’s publication information.

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Digital Repository Librarian, Digital Initiatives, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus | Full-Time, 18-month term Librarian

by matt patton on November 19, 2021

Digital Repository Librarian Digital Initiatives, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus Full-time, 18-month term Librarian Anticipated Start Date: January 1, 2022 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 and […]

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Knowledge Synthesis and Medical Liaison Librarian, Woodward Library | Vancouver Campus | Full-Time, ongoing Librarian

by matt patton on November 16, 2021

Knowledge Synthesis and Medical Liaison Librarian Woodward Library | UBC Vancouver Campus Full-Time, ongoing Librarian position Anticipated start date: February 1, 2022 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 […]

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University Archives receives extensive collection of photographs and records from UBC Department of Athletics & Recreation

by Anna Moorhouse on November 15, 2021

UBC Archives has received an extensive collection of materials from UBC’s Department of Athletics and Recreation, totalling nearly 8,000 photographs and textual records.

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