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Infographics as a Tool for Knowledge Mobilization and Exchange

August 15, 2022

MLIS graduate Shannon Murray collaborated with STOREE and UBC Learning Exchange to create an Infographics Toolkit to help researchers learn more about infographic creation.

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Libraries in US and Canada Are Changing How They Refer to Indigenous Peoples

August 11, 2022

Dr. Julia Bullard talks about the changes the Library of Congress in the United States and Library and Archives Canada are introducing on how they refer to Indigenous Peoples.

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MLIS Student Sam Davidson Explores the Breadth of Consortial Work at BC ELN

August 2, 2022

Learn more about the time Sam spent working with the BC ELN as a part of the Arts Co-op program, the projects he worked on and the outcomes of his experience.

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UBC Library Open Education Impact & Activity Report

July 28, 2022

Learn how UBC Library’s Open Education program has supported faculty, students and staff in their open practices in the 2021/2022 academic year.

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Coming Out of Chaos: A Vancouver Dance Story

July 27, 2022

This exhibit, produced by Karen Jamieson Dance, was researched and co-written by MASLIS students Emma Metcalfe Hurst and Charlotte Leonard.

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TURJUMAN: A Public Toolkit for Neural Arabic Machine Translation

July 14, 2022

The paper, published by Dr. Abdul-Mageed and postdocs Dr. Nagoudi and Dr. Elmadany, received the Best Paper Award at the 2022 Language Resources and Evaluation Conference.

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UBC iSchool Climate Commitment Statement

BC Libraries Climate Action Lunch & Learn

July 8, 2022

Join this online event and hear from librarians across the province about a range of climate action initiatives being planned.

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Metadata Best Practices for Trans and Gender Diverse Resources

June 29, 2022

The Trans Metadata Collective, founded by PhD student Bri Watson, has released this set of best practices for the description, cataloguing and classification of resources about trans and gender diverse people.

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MAS alumn Jennifer Meehan appointed Director of the Library of Congress’ Special Collections

June 24, 2022

Jennifer's career spans over 18 years in academic and research institutions, including 14 years of management and leadership experience.

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GAA Opportunity for UBC iSchool Students: Portfolio Course Development

June 23, 2022

This position will work with Dr. Luanne Sinnamon and Rick Kopak to assist with the development of a course proposal for an MLIS Portfolio course.

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