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Book study space in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre beginning September 8

by michelle blackwell on September 2, 2020

The space will be available Monday-Saturday, include access to desktop computers, printing and scanning and be organized to ensure safe physical distancing at all times.

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Digital Toolkit Workshop Series

by Anna Moorhouse on August 31, 2020

Connect with the digital humanities community at #UBC and learn how to use tools like Omeka, Github and Scalar in this new workshop series, starting Sep. 8.

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UBC Library 2019/20 Senate Report

by Anna Moorhouse on August 17, 2020

UBC Library’s annual Senate Report (2019/20) 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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GIScience Workshop Series

by Anna Moorhouse on July 28, 2020

GIScience is a new UBC Library Research Commons workshop series (July 30 to August 14) for graduate students who want to develop their digital scholarship skills.

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Indigitization launches new website

by Anna Moorhouse on July 27, 2020

Indigitization recently announced the launch of its new redesigned website, along with a new style guide, which was developed for this web project. The site facilitates digital storytelling to showcase the work of the Indigitization team and its community partners.

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UBC Library joins the HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access Service

by Anna Moorhouse on July 23, 2020

As part of our efforts to make our collections more easily accessible during this time, UBC Library is excited to announce our participation in the HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access Service (ETAS).

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Sarah Dupont, Head, Xwi7xwa Library wins the 2019 COPPUL Outstanding Contribution Award

by michelle blackwell on July 20, 2020

The award recognizes exemplary contributions to the COPPUL consortium.

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Program for Open Scholarship and Education

Apply for the Program for Open Scholarship and Education

by Katya Roxas on July 13, 2020

Join the new Program for Open Scholarship and Education, a one-year flexible and blended program designed to help you gain tools and strategies to become proficient in supporting and advocating for open practices.

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Materials Pick-up Service

by michelle blackwell on July 6, 2020

The Library has launched an on-campus pick-up service to enable UBC students, faculty and staff to access items in the collection that are not available in electronic formats.

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Dr. Susan E. Parker elected to the Canadian Association of Research Libraries’ Board of Directors

by michelle blackwell on June 25, 2020

Dr. Susan E. Parker, UBC's University Librarian, will serve as Director, Western Region Representative on the CARL Board of Directors until 2022.

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