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Summer program for Blockchain and Distributed Ledger technologies at UBC

March 8, 2018

Students interested in blockchain technologies are invited to apply for a summer institute at UBC.

 

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Is ‘Blockchain’ meaningless?

March 7, 2018

iSchool professor Dr. Victoria Lemieux is quoted in a recent article in The Verge discussing bitcoin technology and blockchain.

 

Story about iSchool student and professor published in Library Journal’s InfoDocket

March 6, 2018

A story about iSchool student Carolina Roman Amigo and Professor Richard Arias-Hernandez has been published in InfoDocket.

 

iSchool student and professor collaborate on interactive maps and linked data project

March 1, 2018

Carolina Amigo and Richard Arias-Hernandez worked with UBC Library to enhance photos, maps and texts found in Open Collections.

 

UBC’s iSchool ranked number one in Canada for library and information studies, and fourth in the world

March 1, 2018

The 2018 QS World University Rankings put the iSchool as number one in Canada, and fourth in the world.

 

ACA@UBC international seminar and symposium a success

February 28, 2018

iSchool students Emily Larson and Kathryn Louro tell us about the recent ACA symposium in early February.

 

Lecturer positions at the iSchool

February 27, 2018

The iSchool is currently looking for two full-time lecturers, beginning July 1, 2018.

 

Dodson Visiting Professorship 2018/2019

February 22, 2018

The iSchool is seeking applications for visiting scholars. Learn more about the Dodson Visiting Professorship.

 

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Upcoming Colloquia series event on March 1

February 19, 2018

Join us for Dr. Mak's presentation on scholarly communications.

 

Experiential Learning Day

February 16, 2018

Learn more about the value of experiential learning on April 11, with keynote speaker Kim Kiloh, and presentations and posters from students.