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PhD student and Sessional Lecturer Lois Evans receives Emerald Literati Award

PhD student and Sessional Lecturer Lois Evans receives Emerald Literati Award

This study aims to examine how 20 local governments in Canada and the USA operationalize the government–citizen trust relationship through the administration of social media

Congratulations to Karen Munro on her appointment as President of the Association of College & Research Libraries.

Congratulations to Karen Munro on her appointment as President of the Association of College & Research Libraries.

This marks the first time a representative from a Canadian institution has taken on leadership of the division. ACRL is the preeminent professional organization in the field of academic librarianship, serving more than 10,000 members across the U.S. and Canada.

Meet Isto Huvila, Visiting Professor at the iSchool

Meet Isto Huvila, Visiting Professor at the iSchool

Dr. Isto Huvila will be joining the iSchool as a Visiting Professor for the 2019/20 academic year.

iSchool welcomes Dr. Tess Prendergast as new lecturer

iSchool welcomes Dr. Tess Prendergast as new lecturer

Tess will be teaching librarianship and children’s literature courses, and she is particularly excited about helping to prepare new librarians for their important roles in diverse communities.

Dr. Hannah Turner joins UBC iSchool

Dr. Hannah Turner joins UBC iSchool

Dr. Hannah Turner is a critical information studies scholar who investigates the connection between documentation, culture, and technology.

iSchool 2019 graduates

iSchool 2019 graduates

On Friday, May 24, more than 70 students graduated from the iSchool. Before the congregation ceremony, the graduates and their families were invited to a reception in the iSchool where they received graduating gifts, family portraits and flowers for the ceremony. Congratulations to all of the graduates!