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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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UBC Library users now have access to previously banned content that offers historical perspectives on sex, sexuality and gender.

by michelle blackwell on March 31, 2020

Part III of Gale's Archives of Sexuality and Gender provides access to nearly one million pages of unique and rare content.

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Behind the scenes: UBC Library’s electronic resources

by Katya Roxas on March 26, 2020

Why are online formats important for library users? How does the library identify user needs? Discover UBC Library’s process that ensures that UBC’s e-resources are accessible.

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UBC Library branches to close as of March 20 until April 6, 2020

by michelle blackwell on March 19, 2020

Due to the quickly evolving situation with COVID-19, UBC Library branches across the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses are closed until April 6, 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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Remote access to resources and services for UBC Library users

by michelle blackwell on March 16, 2020

As the UBC campus community transitions to online classes, UBC Library offers expert help and many services that library users can access online.

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