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2018 employee Recognition Award winners announced

by Anna Moorhouse on June 20, 2018

UBC Library is pleased to announce that Eleanore Wellwood, Wendy Traas and Anne Lama are the 2018 recipients of UBC Library Recognition Awards.

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Notice to users: Biomedical Branch Library to undergo upgrades June 23-28.

by michelle blackwell on June 13, 2018

Access to collections will be limited during this work and after-hours card access to this branch will not be available.

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Music, Art and Architecture Library project puts Canadiana on display

by Library Communications on May 30, 2018

UBC Library's Canadian Art Exhibition Catalogue collection has a new home in the Ridington Room.

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One Great Idea by Susan E. Parker

by Anna Moorhouse on May 28, 2018

In this series, UBC faculty write about one great idea that significantly influenced their specific discipline and in turn, transformed how they approach their work.

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New UBC Library exhibition explores Shakespeare plays through the lens of 16th century medicine

by Anna Moorhouse on May 28, 2018

The exhibition, “And there’s the humor of it”: Shakespeare and the four humors, will run from June 4 to July 14, 2018 at UBC Library.

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Active Workstation launches at Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

by Anna Moorhouse on May 24, 2018

Students who study at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre now have a new way to hit the books thanks to the installation of an active workstation.

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photo of the kelmscott press' works of geoffrey chaucer being digitized with a scanner camera

UBC Library digitizes Kelmscott Chaucer and launches digital colouring book series

by Anna Moorhouse on May 17, 2018

When UBC Library acquired the Kelmscott Press’ Works of Geoffrey Chaucer in 2016, the book’s preservation story was just beginning.

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One-on-One with Susan E. Parker

by Anna Moorhouse on May 16, 2018

One-on-One is an ongoing series aimed at getting ‘behind the scenes’ with senior leadership at UBC.

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Koerner and Education Library branch closures planned for Saturday, June 9

by michelle blackwell on May 2, 2018

The Koerner and Education libraries will be closed Saturday, June 9 for a planned electrical shutdown related to scheduled maintenance. Plan ahead to visit one of our other branches.

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Notice to users: Library Catalogue and ASRS outages scheduled for May 13 to May 18

by michelle blackwell on May 1, 2018

Notice to users: Due to an upgrade to the library's catalogue, users are not able to renew, recall, request materials, or pay fines. Requests for materials from ASRS are also unavailable. Requests for materials from PARC are still available. Full service is expected to resume May 19.

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