Summer Image Management Institute (SEI) places still open

April 7, 2015

Places are still available for the Summer Educational Institute (SEI) for Visual Resources and Image Management. To reserve your place at SEI 2015, please register by the end of April. SEI 2015 will be held at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign from June 9-12, 2015 and is an intensive workshop featuring a curriculum […]


Visual Analytics workshops offered at UBC Summer 2015

April 7, 2015

The Summer series of visual analytics (VA) workshops are starting from May at UBC (duration is 6 weeks). Any student or postdoc interested in the field of analytics may become an academic/student VIVA Member and participate in these workshops.   • “VA101” information and registration (register by May 22!): • Academic/Student VIVA Membership information […]


iSchool PhD Candidate Jessica Bushey – Top 25 finalist in the SSHRC Storytellers Challenge

April 1, 2015

Jessica's three minute entry on the Trustworthiness of Digital Photographs in Social Media was selected for the top 25 out of nearly 250 entries across the country.


SLAIS end of Term potluck

April 1, 2015

Students, staff, and faculty are invited to join in on Friday, April 10 from 5-7 pm in for a potluck celebrating the hard work we have all put in this term in the SLAIS Lounge. Bring along your own creation or whatever you can pick up. Soft drinks will be provided. Many Thanks to LASSA […]


Announcement-CALL webinar

March 30, 2015

The Membership Development Committee (MDC) of the Canadian Association of Law Libraries is putting together a webinar specifically for students on the job hunt. We are looking for students’ burning questions about working in law libraries, building a resume, and/or interviewing tips. The Committee is putting together a panel of hiring managers who will address […]


iSchool Director’s Forum

March 30, 2015

All students are invited to the iSchool Director’s Forum on Tuesday March 31 from 11:30 to 12:30. Please note that the location is the Chilcoltin Boardroom (Room 256 in the IKBLC). Students who would like to submit questions ahead of time may drop them off in the question box in the office or send them […]


Julie McLeod Dodson Visiting Professor Talk

March 30, 2015

Please find the webcast online for viewing:  


Attention all Master`s Students

March 27, 2015

The iSchool Student Survey is now underway and we need your feedback! Those who complete the online questionnaire can enter the draw to win one of four UBC Bookstore gift certificates for $50. The survey will be open until Friday, April 10, 2015. Please, take the time to give us the data we need to […]


Restoration Field School in Italy Deadline Extended

March 26, 2015

Dear Colleague, There are spaces open in all of our programs and we are extending our application deadline to April 15th for our summer 2015 field school, the San Gemini Preservation Studies Program, now in its 16th year, dedicated to the preservation of cultural heritage and offering students the opportunity to study and travel in […]


iSchool Research Day 2015

March 4, 2015

The iSchool is hosting their annual Research Day! Students and faculty will be showcasing their research in the form of posters, talks and demonstrations.