Research Day 2017 – Information, Social Media, and Well-Being
Friday, March 10th, 2017 The Golden Jubilee Room (4th floor, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) We are pleased to announce that the School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, the iSchool at UBC, will hold its 7th Annual Research Day on Friday, March 10th, 2017, in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, Golden Jubilee Room. […]
I LOVE My Librarian
SLAIS Alumna Elissa Checov, manager of library services at Gwinnett Technical College is one of only 10 librarians in the US to win the I Love My Librarian award in 2016!
Keeping it REAL 2016
On Friday November 18, the Keeping it REAL – Research in Academic Libraries event took place at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre – http://emefie2.wixsite.com/real The event was an outstanding success. Organized by Dr. Heather O’Brien (UBC iSchool), Holly Hendrigan (Simon Fraser University), Erin Fields and Jo-Anne Naslund (University of British Columbia Library), Christine Walde (University of […]
Blockchain Technology for Recordkeeping: Help or Hype?
Date: Monday, October 3, 2016 6:00 PM Location: Decentral, 436 W Pender Street, Vancouver BC Dr. Victoria Lemieux, Associate Professor of Archival Science at the University of British Columbia, and Steve Thompson, will present their research on “Blockchain Technology for Recordkeeping: Help or Hype?”. The talk will cover the technoscape, how blockchain technology meets existing recordkeeping standards, the state of […]
Join us for a free FOI workshop!
Click here to download the poster (PDF). FIPA will be celebrating this year’s Right To Know Week by hosting another of our highly-acclaimed workshops on filing Freedom of Information (FOI) requests. Join us in Vancouver on Thursday, September 29 for FOI 101,and learn the basic practical skills needed to start tackling your own FOI projects, as well as tips and strategies on how to […]
iSchool Faculty Tenure Appointments
Please join us in congratulating Doctor Heather O’Brien and Doctor Eric Meyers who begin this academic year as Associate Professors. Both were promoted with tenure during the summer, in recognition of their outstanding research accomplishments, their dedication and service to the iSchool and their academic communities, and their excellent teaching contributions. This is very well […]
Students interested in this project should complete the application form, or contact Melissa, email@example.com, and cite project # 2016-60. Please include a resume and cover letter Purpose of the project: The Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (G+PS) is responsible for the recruitment, admission, support, and graduation of approximately 10,000 graduate students who attend UBC […]
Students interested in this project should complete the application form, or contact Melissa, firstname.lastname@example.org, and cite project # 2016-59. Please include a resume and cover letter Purpose of the project: The purpose of the project is to work with the library’s artists’ book collection and perform subject analysis on predetermined groups of items in […]
NOTICE OF VACANCY January 12, 2017 TITLE: Biological Sciences and Sciences Research Data Services Librarian LOCATION: Reference and Research Services Department THE LIBRARIES Serving three campuses, the University of Washington Libraries is one of the largest and most innovative libraries in North America with collections exceeding 9 million volumes, over 500,000 electronic books, more than […]
9th Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference (QQML2017) 23-26 May, 2017, Limerick, Ireland Conference Home: http://www.isast.org/ See the full CMSIM Journal publications including the 4 Issues of 2016 at: http://www.qqml.net/ ************************************************************* A reminder that the deadline for the 2nd Call of abstracts/papers is approaching. DEADLINE – January 31, 2017 […]
Now recruiting: Position(s): National Library of Medicine Associate Fellows How many: between 3 and 6 Associate Fellows selected each year Fellowship: one-year with an optional second year to learn about the National Library of Medicine, its products and services Where: National Library of Medicine, campus of the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland […]
We are looking for a student to assist with a variety of tasks requiring knowledge of online legal research and social media. Here is the posting: https://blog.canlii.org/2017/01/13/want-to-work-at-canlii-with-us/.
EBRD has a two-year’s fixed term vacancy for an Associate, Records Management position in our legal department: https://jobs.ebrd.com/job/London-Associate%2C-Records-Management-&-Archives/333790701/ Please note that this is a local recruitment.