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You can now choose your pickup location when ordering UBC Library materials from ASRS

Starting January 21, 2019, UBC Library users will be able to pick up materials ordered through the Automated Storage and Retrieval System (ASRS) from any UBC Library branch as well as UBC Okanagan Library.

Read More Posted on January 8, 2019

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Meet Fernando Murillo, Graduate Student Peer at UBC Library

Fernando Murillo worked as a Graduate Student Peer for Thesis and Dissertation Support at UBC Library’s Research Commons from September 2017 to July 2018.

Read More Posted on January 4, 2019

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Chapman Learning Commons closed for renovations

The Chapman Learning Commons (CLC) on Level 3 of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will be closed for renovations starting Wednesday, December 19, 2018.

Read More Posted on December 12, 2018

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UBC alumnus Lindsay Wong shares the writing process behind new memoir.

Wong reflects on the process of writing her book The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug Raids, Demons, and My Crazy Chinese Family and her experience at UBC Library.

Read More Posted on December 6, 2018

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Workshops & Events

Systematic Review Workshop - 10:00am


Thinking of conducting a systematic review? This session will provide an overview of the methodology and process for locating studies and give tips and tricks for managing Systematic Reviews, as well as information about how to build a comprehensive search in Medline Ovid.

Location:
BC Children's and Women's Hospitals, Study and Learning Commons Computer Lab, Shaughnessy Building Room F4.

Finding Room F412 :
The Study and Learning Commons is located on the 4th floor of the Shaughnessy Building between the elevators and the pathway to Mental Health. If entering from outside, use entrance #77 (http://www.bcchildrens.ca/About-Site/Documents/CW_Campus_Wayfinding_Map.pdf) and take the elevators to the 4th floor; the Study and Learning Commons is located to the left of the elevators.

Registration:
Space is limited, to register for this workshop contact reseduc@bcchr.ca

Please note that you will need a UBC CWL and a laptop for this session.

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NVivo (Part 2) for PC - Classification and Datasets - 10:00am



Workshop Instructors:
Amir and David

Workshop Description:
NVivo's classification capabilities will help you add demographic data to your nodes, and bibliographic data to your sources. Datasets allow you to import and work with tabular material from spreadsheets, database tables, surveys, and social media. If you are comfortable with the basics of NVivo (importing sources, creating nodes, and coding) and would like to explore new ways of working with qualitative data, this workshop is for you!

NVivo is available for free for all UBC students. You can download NVivo here.


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Orientation to the Library for Graduate Students - 1:00pm

Are you a graduate student and new to UBC? This basic orientation will introduce you to the powerful resources and services UBC Library has for graduate students. Learn about library spaces and services, and discover the resources specific to your discipline. Spend an hour to learn how to effectively use UBC library so you can save time later!

Can't make this session? Feel free to contact a librarian to schedule a one-on-one research consultation at any point during the term.

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News & Highlights

Blog Post Image

You can now choose your pickup location when ordering UBC Library materials from ASRS

Starting January 21, 2019, UBC Library users will be able to pick up materials ordered through the Automated Storage and Retrieval System (ASRS) from any UBC Library branch as well as UBC Okanagan Library.

Read More Posted on January 8, 2019

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Meet Fernando Murillo, Graduate Student Peer at UBC Library

Fernando Murillo worked as a Graduate Student Peer for Thesis and Dissertation Support at UBC Library’s Research Commons from September 2017 to July 2018.

Read More Posted on January 4, 2019

Blog Post Image

Chapman Learning Commons closed for renovations

The Chapman Learning Commons (CLC) on Level 3 of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will be closed for renovations starting Wednesday, December 19, 2018.

Read More Posted on December 12, 2018

Blog Post Image

UBC alumnus Lindsay Wong shares the writing process behind new memoir.

Wong reflects on the process of writing her book The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug Raids, Demons, and My Crazy Chinese Family and her experience at UBC Library.

Read More Posted on December 6, 2018

All UBC Library Posts »