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Peer writing consultants across both UBC campuses to receive internationally recognized certification.

Student writing consultants at UBC Okanagan and UBC Vancouver will now be approved for the College Reading and Learning Association’s International Tutor Training Program Certification (CRLA ITTPC).

Read More Posted on January 12, 2018

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UBC Library acquires the first item ever printed in Vancouver.

The first edition of the Vancouver Weekly Herald and North Pacific News was printed January 15, 1886.

Read More Posted on January 4, 2018

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How do you map diseases? A look into the world of GIScience and medical geography with Emily Acheson

The talk on January 23 is the second in our Visualizing the World: A Maps and Geographic Information Systems Speaker Series.

Read More Posted on January 3, 2018

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2018 Asian Language Book Clubs

Register now to join one of our four book clubs, set to run in 2018.

Read More Posted on December 14, 2017

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Workshops & Events

SPSS Part 1: Environment, Data Entry and One Variable Analysis - 10:00am



Workshop Instructor:
Lok

Workshop Description:
SPSS is a statistical analysis, data management and data documentation software. It is used by researchers to gain insights from data, and predict what will happen next. In this introductory-level workshop, you will learn how to enter your data into SPSS, and summarise, graph and present your data through this software. You will also learn how to do one-variable tests for the purpose of inferential statistics. Join us for this beginners workshop, and learn the basics that will help you harness this powerful tool. Location: Koerner Library, Room 217 Contact: Susan Atkey

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Get to Know Rare Books and Special Collections - 11:00am

Have you ever been curious about what we do or what we have at Rare Books and Special Collections at UBC Library (RBSC)? Join our weekly open house / hands-on show-and-tell for an introduction to our space and our unique materials and collections! The event is free and open to the general public, as well as the UBC community. No need to RSVP, just drop in to learn what RBSC is all about! Rare Books and Special Collections is located on the 1st floor of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, 1961 East Mall, UBC Vancouver campus. For more information, please contact Rare Books and Special Collections at (604) 822-0645 or rare.books@ubc.ca.

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Mapping in the Web with Carto Builder - 12:00pm



Workshop Instructor:
Evan Thornberry

Workshop Description:
Carto's Builder (https://carto.com/builder/) is a web-based geographic information system (GIS) that allows you to create, edit, and share maps online while providing simplified ways to visualize and manage your spatial data. This workshop is meant to get you started using the free version of the Carto Builder software by introducing its user interface, data repository, and spatial analysis and styling features. This workshop is for those of you who are just getting started with using GIS and/or would like a simplified alternative to traditional GIS software. Builder is a great tool for working with tabular data, creating simple web maps, or as a quick cloud-based GIS. Builder is not the best option if you are working with very large datasets, imagery, or require a suite of analysis tools.

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News & Highlights

Blog Post Image

Peer writing consultants across both UBC campuses to receive internationally recognized certification.

Student writing consultants at UBC Okanagan and UBC Vancouver will now be approved for the College Reading and Learning Association’s International Tutor Training Program Certification (CRLA ITTPC).

Read More Posted on January 12, 2018

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UBC Library acquires the first item ever printed in Vancouver.

The first edition of the Vancouver Weekly Herald and North Pacific News was printed January 15, 1886.

Read More Posted on January 4, 2018

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How do you map diseases? A look into the world of GIScience and medical geography with Emily Acheson

The talk on January 23 is the second in our Visualizing the World: A Maps and Geographic Information Systems Speaker Series.

Read More Posted on January 3, 2018

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2018 Asian Language Book Clubs

Register now to join one of our four book clubs, set to run in 2018.

Read More Posted on December 14, 2017

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