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UBC Library Changes to hours

UBC Library Vancouver branches closed due to winter weather conditions

by Becky Potvin on January 15, 2020

UBC Library Vancouver branches will be closed on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 due to winter weather conditions. The Irving K. Barber Learning Centre building will remain open, however, service points will be closed. Please refer to UBC.ca for additional updates.

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UBC Library Changes to hours

Irving K. Barber Learning Centre closed on January 9

by Katya Roxas on January 9, 2020

UBC Library’s Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will be closed on Thursday, January 9, 2020.

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UBC Library hosts Past Purrrrfect, an exhibit featuring cats in the collection

by michelle blackwell on January 6, 2020

Visit feline and canine themed exhibits at multiple branches of the library throughout January and February.

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Meet Canadian shoe designer John Fluevog  

by Becky Potvin on December 20, 2019

Visit the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre on Wednesday, January 8th to meet John Fluevog.

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UBC-founded publication, Fish Physiology celebrates 50 years

by michelle blackwell on December 17, 2019

When Fish Physiology was founded in 1969, there was no intention of continuing the series beyond six volumes. 50 years and 37 titled volumes later, the peer-reviewed monographic series is regarded as the leading publication in the field.

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Woodward Library entrance

Woodward Library to close for scheduled maintenance January 4 and 5, 2020

by michelle blackwell on December 16, 2019

The Library will reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday, January 6, 2020.

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UBC alumnus Silvia Moreno-Garcia on her latest novel and her love of interlibrary loans

by michelle blackwell on December 12, 2019

Moreno-Garcia's novel Gods of Jade and Shadow was named one the best books of 2019 by NPR, The New York Public Library and BookRiot.

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Stephanie Savage Library employee profile

Meet Stephanie Savage, Scholarly Communications and Copyright Services Librarian at UBC Library

by Katya Roxas on December 3, 2019

After living in Montreal, Japan and Winnipeg, Stephanie returned to Vancouver, ready for the next step in her career as UBC Library's Scholarly Communications and Copyright Services Librarian.

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Join the Asian Library for a Japanese Paper Conservation Workshop

by michelle blackwell on November 28, 2019

Attend an all-day workshop with renowned conservator Mr. Kazunori Oryū on December 10.

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Public Knowledge Project

UBC Library a major contributor to award-winning Public Knowledge Project

by michelle blackwell on November 28, 2019

The Public Knowledge Project is a not-for-profit multi-university initiative that develops open source software and services to make open access a viable option for journals.

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