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Personalized Personal Lives: Students vs. Filter Bubbles

Personalized Personal Lives: Students vs. Filter Bubbles

In this Digital Tattoo blog post, MLIS student Joe Wright explains what “filter bubbles” are and how personalization affects the information we access.

Alumna Dr. Darra Hofman receives ALISE Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Competition Award

Alumna Dr. Darra Hofman receives ALISE Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Competition Award

This award recognizes dissertations that deal with substantive issues related to library and information science.

Q&A with MLIS alumna Dr. Jennifer Abel

Q&A with MLIS alumna Dr. Jennifer Abel

In this LangSci After Grad article, Dr. Abel explains how working at UBC Research Commons while completing a Linguistics PhD spurred her interest in libraries and information management.

Blockchain Technology Symposium 2021

Blockchain Technology Symposium 2021

This event will gather a diverse audience from academia, industry, and policymakers to engage in a dialogue around crucial topics in the adoption of blockchain technology.

Dual MASLIS student Caleigh Matheson receives Aboriginal Graduate Fellowship

Dual MASLIS student Caleigh Matheson receives Aboriginal Graduate Fellowship

Fellowship winners are selected on the basis of academic merit through an annual competition, administered by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

Re-envisioning the FNCC project: GAA job opportunity for UBC iSchool students

Re-envisioning the FNCC project: GAA job opportunity for UBC iSchool students

This position will join and support a one-year project to reimagine and strengthen the School of Information’s First Nations Curriculum Concentration (FNCC).

Getting Started as an Academic Librarian

Getting Started as an Academic Librarian

Join us for a virtual panel discussion and Q&A with new UBC librarians about starting your career in academic libraries.