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University Archivist profiled on UBC Centenary site

by Glenn Drexhage on June 25, 2008

A profile of University Archivist Chris Hives appears on UBC’s Centenary website. You can view the article here: http://www.100.ubc.ca/celebratingpeople/hives.html

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UBC Okanagan Library newsletter – Spring 2008

by Glenn Drexhage on June 24, 2008

The latest issue of UBC’s Okanagan Library newsletter includes an update on renovations to the Field Reading Room, the WILU Information Literacy Conference, LibQUAL and laptop lending.  The Spring 2008 issue is available online, as well as past issues.

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Learning Centre featured in ArtsBeat

by Glenn Drexhage on June 24, 2008

The Irving K. Barber Learning Centre is profiled in the Summer 2008 issue of ArtsBeat, the publication of UBC’s Faculty of Arts. You can view the article here: http://www.arts.ubc.ca/index.php?id=433&backPID=4&tt_news=2042

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Update on cIRcle in e-Strategy Update

by Glenn Drexhage on June 24, 2008

An article on cIRcle, UBC Library’s information repository, appears in the latest issue of UBC’s e-Strategy Update. Special thanks to Merry Meredith for the photograph. You can view the article here: http://update.estrategy.ubc.ca/2008/06/17/ir-squared

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E-Theses initiative featured in UBC Reports

by Glenn Drexhage on June 16, 2008

The UBC Electronic Theses and Dissertations initiative, a program from UBC Library and the Faculty of Graduate Studies, is featured in the June 2008 issue of UBC Reports. You can view the article here: http://www.publicaffairs.ubc.ca/ubcreports/2008/08jun05/theses.html?src=email

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Congress 2008, Learning Centre, Irving K. Barber featured in Business in Vancouver newspaper

by Glenn Drexhage on May 30, 2008

The following article recently appeared in Business in Vancouver newspaper. Business in Vancouver May 20-26, 2008; issue 969 UBC to host largest conference in its history Social sciences gathering highlights rise of cultural industries in the province Glen Korstrom The University of British Columbia is preparing to host the largest conference in its 100-year history […]

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UBC Library featured in Business in Vancouver newspaper

by Glenn Drexhage on May 26, 2008

Ralph Stanton, Head of UBC Library’s Rare Books and Special Collections, is featured in this article from a recent issue of Business in Vancouver newspaper (April 22-28, 2008, Issue 965). You can download a PDF of the article here: Download file

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UBC Library and Learning Centre featured in CPSLD Newsletter

by Glenn Drexhage on May 26, 2008

The latest issue of the CPSLD Newsletter – a publication from the Council of Post Secondary Library Directors features updates from UBC Library. The coverage includes news from Library branches such as Law, Koerner, Xwi7xwa and Asian, as well as notes on the Congress of Humanities and Social Sciences 2008, the opening of the Chung Collection, […]

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Congress 2008 at UBC Library and the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

by Glenn Drexhage on May 23, 2008

The following events take place at UBC Library and the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre in conjunction with the 2008 Congress of the Humanities and Sciences (www.fedcan.ca/congress2008). Anne of Green Gables: A Literary Icon at 100 Exhibition schedule: May 31 to June 8, 2008 Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, 1961 East Mall Exhibit Opening & […]

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UBCIC digital collections launched, with support from Learning Centre program

by Glenn Drexhage on May 8, 2008

The Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs (UBCIC) has launched several new digital collections. These were supported in part by the BC History Digitization Program, which was launched by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. You can view the news release here: http://www.ubcic.bc.ca/News_Releases/UBCICNews05070801.htm And you can view the collections here: http://www.ubcic.bc.ca/Resources/Digital/

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