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Meet Mayu Ishida, Reference Librarian at Woodward Library

by Katya Roxas on June 11, 2020

Mayu Ishida shares what’s keeping her inspired during this unprecedented time and the unique path that has led to her work as UBC Library’s Reference Librarian at Woodward Library.

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Get help with your academic support questions

by Anna Moorhouse on June 8, 2020

Learn how Chapman Learning Commons Online Assistants can provide help over email and video chat.

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New browser extension allows for seamless access to UBC Library’s online resources

by michelle blackwell on June 1, 2020

The Library Access browser extension provides access to UBC Library subscriptions from anywhere on the web.

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UBC Library saves time for researchers by acquiring subscription to Covidence, a systematic review management software

by Anna Moorhouse on May 19, 2020

UBC Library users can now benefit from unlimited access to Covidence, a web-based systematic review management software platform.

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Need help? Ask Away

by Anna Moorhouse on May 19, 2020

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Recommendations by UBC Librarians

UBC Librarians Recommend: Ideas for your next read, watch or listen from our online collections

by Katya Roxas on May 12, 2020

In light of this challenging time, we have compiled recommendations from a handful of UBC librarians for you to watch, read and listen from home. The resources can all be found in UBC Library’s online collections.

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How UBC Library is supporting the UBC community during the current COVID-19 outbreak

by michelle blackwell on May 8, 2020

From online programming to sourcing electronic versions of print material, UBC Library is finding new ways to support students, faculty and staff in their work.

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The UBC Library Research Commons launches open-source geospatial data discovery tool

by Anna Moorhouse on April 29, 2020

The UBC Library Research Commons has launched Geodisy, an open-source tool that allows users to search online for Canadian research data through map-based discovery.

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UBC Library branches to remain closed until further notice

by Anna Moorhouse on April 28, 2020

Bookable study spaces are available in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre Monday through Saturday. While most UBC Library branches remain closed due to COVID-19, the Materials Pick-Up Service provides access to the physical collection. Librarian support, online workshops and electronic resource access continues.

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UBC Library branches to remain closed until April 30, 2020

by michelle blackwell on April 1, 2020

Due to the quickly evolving situation with COVID-19, UBC Library branches across the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses will remain closed until April 30, at which time the situation will be reassessed. The library continues to provide access to electronic resources and librarian support for research, teaching and learning.

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