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Level 4 and part of level 5 of Koerner Library closed for construction until early 2019

by michelle blackwell on September 17, 2018

This renovation will result in an expanded Research Commons, providing technology rich, inviting spaces integrated with services from across the library and the campus conducive to graduate scholarship and advanced research.

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Science Literacy Week 2018

by Anna Moorhouse on August 30, 2018

Science Literacy Week (September 17-23, 2018) is an annual celebration of Canadian science, where libraries, universities, museums and other institutions across the country hold events to show the diversity and amazing research happening here.

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Asian Library to close at 5 p.m. beginning September 4 to accommodate upgrades

by michelle blackwell on August 23, 2018

The renovations, scheduled to be completed in the Spring of 2019, will allow for improvements to student study areas, seminar space and programming.

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Irving K. Barber Learning Centre 10th Anniversary Exhibitions

by Anna Moorhouse on August 22, 2018

Ten years ago, the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (IKBLC) celebrated its grand opening on UBC’s Vancouver campus. In celebration of this 10-year milestone, UBC Library is installing two temporary exhibitions.

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Meet Jeremy Buhler, Assessment Librarian at UBC Library

by Anna Moorhouse on August 9, 2018

Unlike many librarians, Jeremy Buhler isn’t on a service desk and doesn’t have direct contact with students in his day-to-day, but his work trickles down to affect students all across campus.

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UBC Library 2017/18 Senate Report

by Anna Moorhouse on August 8, 2018

UBC Library’s annual Senate Report (2017/18) is now available. Read our highlights from the past fiscal year which include growing our collections, improving student spaces, connecting research to the community and engaging with our community partners.

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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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