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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 […]

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 […]

Join SLAIS, the iSchool@UBC as an Adjunct Professor in 2017-2018! SLAIS the iSchool@ubc will offer a number of part-time Adjunct teaching appointments for the academic year 2017-2018.

The iSchool Invites Applications for Two Tenure Track Positions The School of Library, Archival and Information Studies (SLAIS), the iSchool at UBC invites applications for two full-time positions to begin July 1, 2017.

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 […]