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Summer fellowship available at Princeton: Deadline Imminent The Mudd Manuscript Library, a unit of Princeton University Library’s Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, offers the John Foster and Janet Avery Dulles Archival Fellowship for one graduate student each year. This fellowship provides a summer of work experience for a graduate student interested in pursuing an archival career and pays $950 per […]

iSchool ACA UBC Student Chapter wins AMS Best Executive Team Award! Congratulations to the Executive Team of the Association of Canadian Archivists - UBC Student Chapter on their AMS 2017 Club Award - Best Executive Team! Excellent Work!

University of British Columbia Alumnus Wins National Award See full article: http://www.ala.org/news/member-news/2017/02/mcelroy-and-pagowsky-receive-2017-acrl-instruction-section-ilene-f-rockman McElroy and Pagowsky receive 2017 ACRL Instruction Section Ilene F. Rockman Publication of the Year Award CHICAGO – Kelly McElroy, student engagement and community outreach librarian at Oregon State University, and Nicole Pagowsky, associate librarian and instruction coordinator in the Research and Learning Department at the University of Arizona, have been […]

Join the UBC iSchool in January 2018 One week left to apply to the UBC iSchool for January 2018 Applications open for our MLIS and DUAL MASLIS programs

SLAIS, the iSchool@UBC – Full ALA Accreditation for the MLIS As of January 2017, the Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) degree is Fully Accredited by the American Library Association (ALA).

UBC’s What are you working on? featuring Eric Meyers Eric Meyers incorporates his research on youth programming, learning spaces and technology focused curricula into his teaching at The iSchool@UBC.

9th Annual ACA@UBC Symposium Registration Open!

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 […]