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News

  • The Future of Libraries: A Conversation with Chris Bourg

    UNB Library News - Thursday, September 29th, 2016

    UNB Libraries invites you to join us for a presentation and discussion with Chris Bourg, Director of Libraries at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), on Thursday, October 6 at 3:00-4:00 PM in the Milham Room at the Harriet Irving Library. Dr. Bourg is on campus to deliver the opening keynote at Access 2016, Canada’s library technology conference, hosted by UNB Libraries. Dr. Bourg has...

  • Web of Science Demo

    SMU Patrick Power Library News - Monday, September 26th, 2016

    Web of Science is one of the Library’s most important and widely-used databases.  If you’re one of those users, you already know that it is a go-to place for journal citations in the sciences, arts and humanities and social sciences. Web of Science has recently overhauled their search tools and substantially upgraded the core science database.  So a representative from Thomson Reuters, Web of...

  • Meet Alexandra Jokinen, our new Digital Archives Intern

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, September 19th, 2016

    This week, the University Archives begin an exciting Digital Archives Internship funded in part by a grant from the Young Canada Works Building Careers in Heritage Program. Alexandra Jokinen joins the Archives team as Digital Archives Intern and will work with Digital Archivist Creighton Barrett on the development of policies and procedures for some key… Read More »

  • Atlantic Loyalist Connections

    UNB Library News - Thursday, September 15th, 2016

    Offering glimpses into The Loyalist Collection, this blog illuminates relations within the British colonial Atlantic world as reflected through the wealth of primary sources, such as letters and administrative documents. Be amused by fun facts about Edward Winslow, a key Loyalist figure in New Brunswick, such as his penchant for creative insults (e.g. “a great lubberly insolent Irish rebel”) or...

  • Workshops for Teaching Assistants

    SMU Patrick Power Library News - Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

    The folks in our Information Literacy program have put together a series of sessions designed to help TAs and their students.  For those with teaching experience or those starting their first stint as a TA, the workshops will provide lots of great ideas. The sessions will include: Library resources and services your students need to know about - choose Sept. 19thor Sept. 20th   (5:30-6:...

  • Library Hosts Indigenous Writers

    SMU Patrick Power Library News - Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

    Two of Canada’s most prominent Indigenous writers will be speaking on our campus later this week. Lee Maracle and Armand Garnet Ruffo will be here to discuss their work as part of the Saint Mary’s Reading Series, organized by the Department of English. For more than four decades, Lee Maracle has been an engaged thinker, teacher, activist and writer on the experiences of First Nations people...

  • New students and projects in the University Archives

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, September 12th, 2016

    The University Archives  is very pleased to welcome Rebecca Shaw and Nicole Dalrymple as our 2016/2017 Archives Student Interns. Rebecca and Nicole will be providing public service in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room and will be working on projects such as archival description, physical storage management, digitization, and other collections-related activities. The Archives’…...

  • ESL Offerings this Fall

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, September 12th, 2016

    Free Fall Workshop Series Students can drop in for a different topic each week to develop their speaking and listening skills for a variety of specific contexts and improve their academic writing through a focus on grammar. Mondays & Wednesdays from 4:30–6:30 p.m. in Mona Campbell, Room 2110.  Click here for more info and for… Read More »

  •  GISciences Centre’s Lunchless Learn Series: Fall 2016

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, September 09th, 2016

    What is a ‘Lunchless Learn’? It’s a hands-on tutorial, held around lunchtime, open to all on campus — without the food. A GIS, or Geographic Information System, is “a computer system for capturing, storing, checking, integrating, manipulating, analyzing and displaying data relating to positions on earth’s surface.” In other words, it’s an easy and fun way… Read More »

  • Take part in the Kellogg Health Sciences Library eBook collection consultation

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, September 07th, 2016

    Your input is needed regarding our eBook collections that are currently under review. Please use the survey link provided to indicate which eBooks you consider core to your research, teaching or learning: https://surveys.dal.ca/opinio/s?s=33482 Your advice and feedback, combined with our statistics on usage patterns, will help us identify the most-needed titles and we will continue to subscribe...

  • Course-related Use of Library eBooks

    UNB Library News - Wednesday, September 07th, 2016

    UNB Libraries are seeking the cooperation of faculty to ensure online access to the titles they need to deliver their courses.  Faculty who use specific e-books in their courses are asked to check the library catalogue http://lib.unb.ca/ for continued availability before the start of classes, both in September and in January.  If access is lost, be sure to contact the appropriate liaison...

  • Cambridge Core Launched

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, September 06th, 2016

    Cambridge University Press announces a new academic platform called Cambridge Core. Bringing together over 30,000 books and 360 journals, Cambridge Core replaces our previous books and journals platforms: Cambridge Journals Online Cambridge Books Online Cambridge Companions Online Cambridge Histories Online Content URL redirects are now switched on and will remain in place indefinitely. The above...

  • Wiley Online Library Down for Maintenance Sept 3 & 4

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, September 01st, 2016

    Wiley Online Library will be unavailable for five hours beginning at 4:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 3. On Sunday, September 4, it will be unavailable for one hour at 6 a.m. due to essential maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience.

  • eBook Changes Post-ClinicalKey

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

    Dalhousie’s ClinicalKey subscription to eBooks and eJournals ended in May 2016. As promised, the Dalhousie Libraries have purchased the most highly used ebooks that were in ClinicalKey from another vendor. Feedback and usage statistics will help us determine which additional books to replace in the coming months. Every vendor has different display, navigation, and access options,… Read More »

  • Academic Term Hours

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

    Sir James Dunn Law Library (effective Sept. 12) Monday–Wednesday                         8 a.m.–10:45 p.m. Thursday                                                      8 a.m.–8 p.m. Friday… Read More »