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Woodward Library to start space improvements on February 19

by Anna Moorhouse on February 11, 2019

The improvements will result in furniture refreshment on levels 2 and 3 and space improvements on level 1.

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Meet Wendy Traas, Reference Librarian at UBC Library

by Anna Moorhouse on February 6, 2019

At UBC, Wendy Traas works primarily with the teacher candidates who come through the Faculty of Education, as well as graduate students and educational researchers.

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UBC Library launches a new ‘Mythical Creatures’ themed digital colouring book

by Katya Roxas on February 4, 2019

Experience history at the tip of your pencil crayons with our new 'Mythical Creatures' themed digital colouring book.

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eJournal portal and Citation Linker / UBC eLink will be unavailable for 24 hours starting February 8 at 5:00 p.m.

by Anna Moorhouse on January 31, 2019

Due to scheduled maintenance, the eJournal Portal and the Citation Linker (UBC eLink) will be down for 24 hours beginning at 5:00 pm on Friday, February 8th.

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Meet Hiller Goodspeed, Circulation, Copying and Shelving Assistant at UBC Library

by Anna Moorhouse on January 23, 2019

Most of the collections at UBC Library’s Rare Books and Special Collections (RBSC) are kept in what’s known as the Vault. This climate-controlled storage space is one of Hiller Goodspeed’s favourite spots to uncover hidden treasures, as he goes about his job as a Circulation, Copying and Shelving Assistant.

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You can now choose your pickup location when ordering UBC Library materials from ASRS

by Anna Moorhouse on January 8, 2019

Starting January 21, 2019, UBC Library users will be able to pick up materials ordered through the Automated Storage and Retrieval System (ASRS) from any UBC Library branch as well as UBC Okanagan Library.

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Meet Fernando Murillo, Graduate Student Peer at UBC Library

by Anna Moorhouse on January 4, 2019

Fernando Murillo worked as a Graduate Student Peer for Thesis and Dissertation Support at UBC Library’s Research Commons from September 2017 to July 2018.

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Take a tour of Rare Books and Special Collections (RBSC)

by Jessica Woolman on January 2, 2019

Take a tour of Rare Books and Special Collections collections every Wednesday at 11 am.

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Season’s Greetings from UBC Library

by michelle blackwell on December 20, 2018

On behalf of everyone at UBC Library, we wish you the very best during this holiday season.

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IKBLC closed from December 28 through December 29

by Anna Moorhouse on December 19, 2018

The Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will be closed from Friday, December 28 through Saturday, December 29, 2018 due to a health and safety requirement while the fire alarm control panels are replaced, as part of scheduled maintenance.

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