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News

  • Summer Research Refreshers

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

    We welcome our Summer Legal Research Assistants at the Sir James Dunn Law Library. Each May we offer a series of workshops to help RAs refresher their legal research skills. These sessions are for students with some prior legal research training. No registration is required and we will bring the muffins. If you have any… Read More »

  • Novanet Now Providing Digital Access to Nova Scotia Government Publications

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

    Novanet is now providing digital access to government publications archived by the Nova Scotia Legislative Library. Nova Scotian government documents that existed digitally from 2007–2013 are now available through Novanet with material from 2014–2016 currently being added. The Hansard Proceedings (verbatim record of the Debates of the House of Assembly) will also be available soon. “Novanet...

  • Delayed Opening May 5th (UNBF Libraries)

    UNB Library News - Monday, April 25th, 2016

    Please be aware that, on Thursday, May 5th, 2016, the Harriet Irving, Science & Forestry, and Engineering & Computer Science Libraries will open at 11:30am in order for staff to attend a system-wide meeting. UNBF Libraries will close at regular times respectively, as per our summer hours of operation. We apologize for any inconvenience.  

  • Nova Scotia Government Publications on Novanet

    SMU Patrick Power Library News - Friday, April 22nd, 2016

    Local academic libraries, including this one, have teamed up with the Nova Scotia Legislative Library to improve public access to government documents produced in this province.  Acting through Novanet, the library consortium for Nova Scotia's colleges and universities, digital copies of  government publications produced from 2007-2013 are now searchable and retrievable from the Novanet...

  • Rescheduled: Public presentation by candidate for the position of Instruction/Liaison Librarian: Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

    Wednesday, April 20, 2–2:35 p.m. —Vanessa Kitchin (previously March 30) In Saint John: DMNB Saint John 266 (videoconference) In Halifax: Tupper Building Basement–A3 (videoconference) Candidates for the position of Instruction/Liaison Librarian: Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick have been invited to make a presentation to the Dalhousie community on the following topic: “New technologies have...

  • Display Issues with Some EBSCO eBooks

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, April 11th, 2016

    Updated: April 28 We are currently experiencing display problems with some EBSCO ebooks in certain browsers. Firefox appears to be the browser that exhibits the most problems. If your EBSCO ebook does not display properly, please try using Chrome, Safari or IE. We have contacted EBSCO about this problem and hope for a quick resolution. Apologies for… Read More »

  • Survey Prize Winner Announced

    SMU Patrick Power Library News - Monday, April 11th, 2016

    The survey of Saint Mary's undergrads' use of information technology has been completed.  Now ITSS and the Library needs to analyze all of that data and opinion to help determine where we go from here in the provision of academic computing hardware, software and services. In the meantime, we're happy to report that a 2nd year business student, Brianna Lloy, was the lucky winner of a nice new...

  • Addressing Long-term Strategies and Trade-offs in Digital Humanities with Prospect: public talk with Dr. Michael Newton

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, April 08th, 2016

    The evolving practices and technologies of Digital Humanities bring a plethora of challenges to would-be participants. In this talk, Dr. Michael Newton will discuss some of the experiences of the University of North Carolina’s Digital Innovation Lab. He will speak about Digital Humanities projects and how they have informed the design decisions behind the data visualization… Read More »

  • Research Bootcamp

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, April 06th, 2016

      Do you have Research Assistants (RAs) responsible for doing literature searches, citation management, or other work in support of research? Do you have Teaching Assistants (TAs) responsible for assisting students with finding information for their research papers? The Research Bootcamp offered by the Dalhousie Libraries may be just the thing to firm up their… Read More »

  • Proquest outage (April 7)

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, April 05th, 2016

    As part of the overall modernization and consolidation of ProQuest ebook platforms, the ProQuest EBL and Ebook Central platforms will be unavailable for up to two hours Thursday, April 7 for scheduled maintenance. The EBL and Ebook Central patron interfaces and librarian LibCentral will be unavailable from 6-8 p.m. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.

  • Introducing the New Manager

    CAUL - News - Tuesday, April 05th, 2016

    The Council of Atlantic University Libraries / Conseil des bibliothèques universitaires de l’Atlantique is pleased to introduce the new Manager of CAUL/CBUA, Cynthia Holt. Cynthia began on April 4, with her office located in the Killam Memorial Library, Dalhousie University Libraries. Cynthia can be contacted via e-mail at cynthia.holt@caul-cbua.ca. Cynthia has an undergraduate degree from St....

  • Labour Force Survey 2015 (LFS) now available

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, April 04th, 2016

    The Labour force survey 2015 (LFS) is now available for use by researchers working at the Atlantic Research Data Centre. LFS 2015 provides exciting new opportunities for labour research at the ARDC. The main objective of the LFS is to divide the working-age population into three mutually exclusive classifications – employed, unemployed, and not in the labour force… Read More »

  • RESOLVED: Problems accessing some Nature Journals

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, April 01st, 2016

    Update: Wednesday, April 13: 8:40 a.m. — these problems are now resolved We continue to have access issues with certain Nature journals. Nature staff are working to resolve this access problem as soon as possible. We apologize for any inconvenience and we will provide an update here when the problem is resolved.

  • Atlantic Research Data Centre hosting Regression Analysis with R workshop

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, April 01st, 2016

    The Atlantic Research Data Centre is pleased to offer a one-day hands-on workshop on Regression Analysis with R with guest instructor Dr. Robert Andersen. Dr. Andersen is the Dean of Social Science at the Western University, Ontario, and also cross-appointed as Professor in the Departments of Sociology, Political Science and Actuarial Science. He is a renowned  scholar who… Read More »

  • NEW eResource–Frost & Sullivan

    UNB Library News - Monday, March 28th, 2016

    In partnership with the J. Herbert Smith Centre for Technology Management and Entrepreneurship (TME), UNB Libraries is pleased to advise members of our university community that they now have IP-authenticated access to the Frost & Sullivan database. This resource, updated as new reports are produced, offers in-depth, full-text market research and strategy reports with global coverage of the...