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School of Information Great Canadian Beach & Park Cleanup Party

School of Information Great Canadian Beach & Park Cleanup Party

Join us this summer as a volunteer in our Beach & Park Cleanup Party and make a tangible impact on waste in our environment!

Can Blockchain Technology Be Used as a Tool for Social Good?

Can Blockchain Technology Be Used as a Tool for Social Good?

Learn more about 400 Drums and My Personal Health Wallet, two stories that show the socially beneficial potential of Blockchain and Web3 technologies.

Collaborative Research: Measuring User Engagement

Collaborative Research: Measuring User Engagement

Dr. Heather O’Brien is offering a Research Collaboration (LIBR 597) opportunity this summer for students interested in measuring user engagement in digitally mediated environments.

IBPOC Voices: Donor Relations and Decolonizing Descriptions

IBPOC Voices: Donor Relations and Decolonizing Descriptions

Join MASLIS alum Ashlynn Prasad for this IBPOC Voices talk on donor relations and the difficulties that may arise when trying to enact principles of antiracism and decolonization.

Searching for Trust

Searching for Trust

Dr. Lemieux’s new book explores the intersection of trust, disinformation, and blockchain technology in an age of heightened institutional and epistemic mistrust.

Doctoral Student Lois Evans named finalist in 2022 SSHRC Storytellers Challenge

Doctoral Student Lois Evans named finalist in 2022 SSHRC Storytellers Challenge

‘Digital Climate Change’ explores what archivists and record managers across Canada are doing to reduce the impact of digital records, data and information on the environment.

Updating the Records Retention Schedule at UBC

Updating the Records Retention Schedule at UBC

MASLIS student Andy Resto talks about his recent WorkLearn assignment at the UBC Records Management Office and his experience with the Records Retention Schedule Development (RRSD) working group.