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2022 Employee Recognition Award winners announced

UBC Library is pleased to announce the 2022 recipients of UBC Library Awards. Each year, the Library Awards Program shines a light on those employees who have demonstrated exceptional creativity, innovation, leadership, excellence and a dedication to customer service through their work.

Read More Posted on June 23, 2022

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Rare Books and Special Collections and University Archives to close from August 1 – November 30, 2022

Connect for more information on supports available for remote research and instructional support requests during this time.

Read More Posted on June 20, 2022

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Supporting the International Decade of Indigenous Languages

As part of Indigenous History Month, a new exhibit has launched in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. View featured materials from Xwi7xwa’s Indigenous language collection, and learn how the branch supports language revitalization on campus and in the community.

Read More Posted on June 6, 2022

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How UBC Library is rethinking problematic Indigenous representations in children’s literature

What do you do with problematic materials in a library collection—with books that are outdated, that perpetuate stereotypes, depict cultural appropriation, or include racism and other harmful elements?

Read More Posted on June 6, 2022

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2022 Employee Recognition Award winners announced

UBC Library is pleased to announce the 2022 recipients of UBC Library Awards. Each year, the Library Awards Program shines a light on those employees who have demonstrated exceptional creativity, innovation, leadership, excellence and a dedication to customer service through their work.

Read More Posted on June 23, 2022

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Rare Books and Special Collections and University Archives to close from August 1 – November 30, 2022

Connect for more information on supports available for remote research and instructional support requests during this time.

Read More Posted on June 20, 2022

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Supporting the International Decade of Indigenous Languages

As part of Indigenous History Month, a new exhibit has launched in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. View featured materials from Xwi7xwa’s Indigenous language collection, and learn how the branch supports language revitalization on campus and in the community.

Read More Posted on June 6, 2022

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How UBC Library is rethinking problematic Indigenous representations in children’s literature

What do you do with problematic materials in a library collection—with books that are outdated, that perpetuate stereotypes, depict cultural appropriation, or include racism and other harmful elements?

Read More Posted on June 6, 2022

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