Due to an upgrade to the Library’s Catalogue, users will not be able to renew, recall, or request materials, or pay fines starting 4 p.m. Friday April 28, 2017. Online requests for materials from ASRS or PARC will also be unavailable. Full service will resume May 8, 2017.  We apologize for the inconvenience.   Read More

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SPSS (Part Two) - Data Management and Bivariate Analysis - 10:00am

SPSS is a user-friendly statistical analysis software that doesn't require you to write any code - SPSS does this for you with just a few clicks.

Effective data management is critical to data display and analysis. Once you are equipped with the skills to manipulate your data, you will be more confident with proceeding to analyze it.

Further to the analysis covered in SPSS (Part 1) - Basic SPSS, this workshop will focus on bivariate analysis.

Register today, and learn how to effectively manage and analyze your data hassle-free.


Pixelating: A Digital Humanities Mixer - Co-working session - 12:00pm

The Pixelating Mixer is an opportunity for DH scholars across campus to meet colleagues, talk tools, brainstorm ideas and network with others who use digital tools to explore and visualize their research.

This session of Pixelating is an open co-working session - a time to work on DH projects and skills with others for support, both moral and technical.

During this time you might:
- work through a tutorial or training
-clean up some messy data that's been bothering you
-set up a project blog or website
-work on your metadata
-check out DH resources such as books and data sources available at UBC Library (librarians will be on hand to help out)

We provide tea and coffee, soft chairs, tables, wireless internet, and interesting people to talk to, collaborate with, and bounce ideas off of. You bring your laptops, DH projects, and ideas.

This is an open event - drop in and out as your schedule allows.


Tri-Agency Open Access Policy - Requirements and Routes to Compliance - 12:00pm

Under Canada's Tri-Agency Open Access Policy, all journal publications funded by CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC must become freely accessible online within 12 months of publication. Learn how to make your research comply, including Open Access options, self-archiving, and protecting your copyright when signing publisher agreements.


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News & Highlights

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Preserving information in the digital age

Bronwen Sprout, Head, Digital Programs and Services and Mimi Lam, Librarian, Digital Projects share some of the greatest challenges of digital preservation and how UBC Library is tackling these challenges in strategic ways.

Read More Posted on April 26, 2017

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Report to the Senate 2015-16

Read about our milestones and achievements from the past year and learn what’s ahead for UBC Library in our annual report.

Read More Posted on April 24, 2017

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Irving K. Barber Learning Centre to close from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on May 6

On Saturday May 6, 2017, the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will close between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. to facilitate maintenance work.

Read More Posted on April 18, 2017

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UBC Library’s Harry Potter collection and magical creatures books at the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

UBC Library organized a second exhibit of our Harry Potter collection in tandem with Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s Harry Potter and the Chamber of SecretsTM performance, which took place April 7–9.

Read More Posted on April 12, 2017

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