News

BC First Nations Council is moving to Indigenous-developed library system

September 17, 2020

MAS Alumna and Archivist at the Carrier Sekani Tribal Council Kat Louro, explains why the Brian Deer classification system better represents the First Nations' worldview.

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Meet the UBC iSchool Peer Advisors

September 16, 2020

Their goal is to contribute to the overall success and well-being of iSchool students by sharing their experience and creating a supportive environment.

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The Enthusiast Magazine

September 14, 2020

MASLIS Alumna Kristina McGuirk takes a closer look at the history of the popular Harley Davidson's publication.

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LASSA Social Hour

September 14, 2020

Join this event and get to know your fellow iSchool students! Both new and continuing students are welcome to attend.

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MLIS student Winnie Ak Wai Li receives Lucille M. Wert Student Scholarship

September 9, 2020

The award, given by the American Chemical Society, is designed to help applicants with an interest in the fields of chemistry and information to pursue graduate study in library, information, or computer science. 

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Call for nominations: ALA Student Chapter

September 9, 2020

Find out more information about several ALA@UBC positions currently open for nominations.

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UBC School of Information Statement of Support for Scholar Strike Canada

September 9, 2020

Read the full UBC School of Information Statement of Support for Scholar Strike Canada.

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Call for applications: UBC iSchool Peer Technology Advisor

September 4, 2020

This position is responsible for re-designing, updating, and teaching the Technology in Core workshops. The Advisor will also provide advanced technology support for students and instructors in all programs.

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Exploring the North Vancouver Museum & Archives: Lynn Valley Days

August 26, 2020

MAS Student, Bryan Wood explores the NVMA's Collection to find out more about the history and origins of this popular event.

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Dr. Julia Bullard receives SSHRC Insight Development Grants

August 26, 2020

Her project 'Subject description from the margins: Indigenous and Canadian scholarship' will focus on scholarship and research topics in how we understand subject description in information studies.

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