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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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David Lam Library and Canaccord Learning Commons closed from December 22 through January 1

by Anna Moorhouse on December 17, 2018

David Lam Library and the Canaccord Learning Commons (CLC) will be closed from Saturday, December 22, 2018 to Tuesday, January 1, 2019 as the UBC Sauder building will be closed for the holidays.

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Chapman Learning Commons closed for renovations

by Anna Moorhouse on December 12, 2018

The Chapman Learning Commons (CLC) on Level 3 of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will be closed for renovations.

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UBC alumnus Lindsay Wong shares the writing process behind new memoir.

by michelle blackwell on December 6, 2018

Wong reflects on the process of writing her book The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug Raids, Demons, and My Crazy Chinese Family and her experience at UBC Library.

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UBC Library awarded CANARIE Research Data Management funding

by Anna Moorhouse on November 27, 2018

UBC Library has been named as a successful recipient for the Research Data Management (RDM) funding call from CANARIE, a non-profit corporation that supports research, education and innovation in Canada.

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