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Lorne Madgett, e-Resources & Access Library Specialist

Meet Lorne Madgett, e-Resources & Access Library Specialist at UBC Library

by matt patton on September 9, 2019

Lorne Madgett has been with UBC since 1993, and is currently the e-Resources & Access Library Specialist in Collection Service at the Woodward Library.

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Science Literacy Week 2019

by matt patton on August 28, 2019

Science Literacy Week (September 16-22, 2019) 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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Liaison Librarian, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus | Full-time, One-Year Term

by matt patton on August 27, 2019

UBC Library The University of British Columbia Library is one of the largest academic libraries in Canada providing access to a collection of over 7M items. UBC Library has 14 branches and divisions on two campuses (Vancouver and Kelowna), including one off-site hospital library and the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre – a multi-purpose teaching […]

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Chung Milestone: 10,000th Visitor!

by matt patton on August 13, 2019

The Wallace B. Chung and Madeline H. Chung Collection exhibition at Rare Books and Special Collections has welcomed its 10,000th visitor!

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Tony and Marissa Peña

Gift to UBC Library to Transform Lillooet Room

by Katya Roxas on August 7, 2019

The Lillooet Room, part of the Chapman Learning Commons in Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, has been renamed the Antonio and Marissa Peña Learning and Events Room.

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More than 100 years of BC’s provincial governmental papers now accessible online

by michelle blackwell on August 1, 2019

One hundred and six years of British Columbia’s governmental papers are now available to anyone with a wifi connection and a device.

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Archivist, UBC Library | Vancouver Campus | Full-time, One-Year Term

by matt patton on July 29, 2019

Archivist UBC Library, Vancouver Campus Full-time, One-Year Term Anticipated Start Date: September 1, 2019  UBC Library The University of British Columbia Library is one of the largest academic libraries in Canada providing access to a collection of over 7M items. UBC Library has 14 branches and divisions on two campuses (Vancouver and Kelowna), including one […]

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Meet Jennifer Abel, Student Librarian at UBC Library and Jeopardy! contestant

by michelle blackwell on July 25, 2019

Jennifer shares her experience of appearing on Jeopardy! and why she thinks the librarian skillset makes them such successful competitors on the game show.

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Photography exhibition brings diverse views about Vancouver’s DTES to the UBC community

by michelle blackwell on July 15, 2019

UBC Library has partnered with local non-profit 2 Paycheques Away.. to bring an exceptional and striking photography exhibit to two library locations.

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UBC Library 2018/19 Senate Report

by Anna Moorhouse on July 2, 2019

UBC Library’s annual Senate Report (2018/19) is now available. Read our highlights from the past fiscal year which include advancing research, learning and scholarship, engaging with communities, creating and delivering responsive collections, inspiring with innovative spaces and services, and stewarding the organization.

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