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Statement on the Discovery of Unmarked Graves at Marieval Residential School

June 25, 2021

Read the full UBC School of Information on the Discovery of Unmarked Graves at Marieval Residential School

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MASLIS student Isabel Carlin receives SSHRC Canada Graduate Scholarship

June 23, 2021

Their project examines the imagined harp of Isabel's Indigenous grandmother, which functions as a personal and political record in the northern Philippines.

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Archives 4.0: Artificial Intelligence for Trust in Records and Archives

June 17, 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Duranti and Dr. Abdul-Mageed on receiving a $2.5 million 5-year SSHRC Partnership Grant for this project, commonly referred to as “I Trust AI”.

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Fresh From the Fight : Heroes, Tricksters, and Villains in Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Culture

June 17, 2021

Join this biennial graduate student conference organized by the students of the MACL program at the UBC iSchool on July 2-4.

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Indigenous History Month

June 16, 2021

We encourage you to explore the resources shared on this page and learn more about the rich and diverse cultures, voices, lives and histories of Indigenous Peoples.

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Student Info Session – UBC Indigenous Strategic Plan (ISP)

June 16, 2021

UBC iSchool students are invited to join this information session to learn more about the UBC Indigenous Strategic Plan (ISP) and the self-assessment tools that the School is employing,

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Our Own Labels: LGBT2QIA+ Representation in Catalogue Records

June 16, 2021

A SSHRC Partnership Engage Grant has been awarded to this project, submitted by Dr. Julia Bullard and Out On The Shelves, a local, independent LGBT2QIA+ library.

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Alumna Camille Callison appointed University Librarian at UFV

June 14, 2021

In this role, Camille Callison (MLIS '05, FNCC) will be head of the University of the Fraser Valley’s multi-campus libraries.

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Rethinking the Canon: A Contemporary Response to the Indian in the Cupboard

June 11, 2021

In this video, MLIS and FNCC student Xaanja Free analyzes the narrative of this children's book, asking important questions about who created the text and why.

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Apply for the UBC iSchool Continuing Awards

June 9, 2021

Current students who will continue their program of study in September 2021 are invited to apply for the iSchool Continuing Awards between now and Sunday, July 4.

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