“From Sea to sea to sea: Celebrating Indigenous Picture Books” Exhibit

January 23, 2019

Kathie Shoemaker and Allison Taylor McBryde invite you to view and read books from this new collection.

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From cow to codex to classroom: Teaching the medieval book

January 9, 2019

Professor Erik Kwakkel recently published a book and teaching tool about medieval manuscripts, Books Before Print.

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Books Before Print

January 9, 2019

This beautifully illustrated book provides an accessible introduction to the medieval manuscript and what it can tell us about the world in which it was made and used. Captured in the materiality of manuscripts are the data enabling us to make sense of the preferences and habits of the individuals who made up medieval society. […]

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iSchool alum Elizabeth Denham awarded a CBE for services to protecting information

January 2, 2019

Alum Elizabeth Denham was recognized for her services in protecting information.

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Upcoming colloquia discusses children of color

December 11, 2018

Join us on January 10 for a colloquia with Dr. Michelle Martin from University of Washington iSchool.

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WISE consortium comes to an end

November 30, 2018

WISE courses are no longer available for students as the WISE Consortium has ended.

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Meet Brenda Chawner, Visiting Dodson Professor

November 19, 2018

Dr. Brenda Chawner is visiting the iSchool from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. Learn more about her research.

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Participate in a Search Pilot Study at the iSchool

November 14, 2018

iSchool professor Dr. Heather O'Brien and postdoctoral researcher Dr. Kathy Brennan are looking for participants for a search pilot study. 

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UBC iSchool’s four-year funded PhD program now accepting applications

November 9, 2018

Join the iSchool as a PhD student and get a four-year funding package, access to award-winning faculty, and unique opportunities at a research-intensive university.

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iSchool awards gala a success

November 7, 2018

The iSchool's third annual awards gala last week was a great event filled with food, music and celebration of student and alumni achievements.

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