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Fishtailing

July 9, 2010

UBC iShool alum Wendy Phillips recently won the Governor General Literary Award for her book Fishtailing. A graduate of The Masters of Children's Literature program, Fishtailing started out as an assignment for her writing for Children course. Congratulations, Wendy Phillips!

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Picturing Canada: A history of Canadian Children’s Illustrated Books and Publishing

July 9, 2010

Congratulations to UBC ischool Professor Emeritus Judith Saltman on the publication of Picturing Canada: A History of Canadian Children's Illustrated Books and Publishing.

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International Research on Permanent Authentic Records in Electronic Systems (InterPARES) 2: Experiential, Interactive and Dynamic Records

July 9, 2009

Edited by Luciana Duranti and Randy Preston This book presents the consolidated findings of the second InterPARES research project1. The InterPARES projects have examined issues associated with the creation, maintenance and preservation of digital records, primarily seeking to identify the means by which authentic and reliable digital records can be maintained through time. InterPARES 1 […]

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iSchool student Jessica Woolman profiled by UBC Arts Co-op

June 24, 2009

Jessica Woolman was profiled for her work as Project Coordinator with the UBC Library Development Office. Her position involved research into UBC’s Rare Books and Special Collections to find and document images that would be transferred onto large canvases as part of the Campus Art Initiative.

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iSchool alum Dean Giustini named ‘Mover & Shaker’

March 16, 2009

iSchool alum Dean Giustini was recently recognized as a 'Tech Evangelist' by the American Library Association's Library Journal magazine.

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iSchool Alums Annette DeFaveri and Sandra Singh named 2006 ‘Mover & Shaker’

March 28, 2006

Annette DeFaveri (MLIS '02) and Sandra Singh (MLIS '97) have each been named 2006 'Movers & Shakers' by the American Library Association’s Library Journal magazine. Annette DeFaveri is recognized for her contributions to social inclusion programs while Sandra Singh is recognized for "Telling the Library’s Story."

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The Long-term Preservation of Authentic Electronic Records: Findings of the InterPARES Project

July 9, 2005

Edited by Luciana Duranti The goal of the Authenticity Task Force was to identify conceptual requirements for assessing and maintaining the authenticity of electronic records. Under the original InterPARES research plan, five questions were to be addressed within the domain of investigation assigned to this task force

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iSchool Alum Cate McNeely named ‘Mover & Shaker’

June 28, 2002

UBC iSchool Alum Cate McNeely (MLIS '86) has been named American Library Association Library Journal Magazine 'Mover & Shaker' for 2002. Cate is recognized for her focus on the customer engagement.

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UBC iSchool MAS Program receives Distinguished Service Award from the Society of American Archivists

June 28, 1998

The MAS program has been recognized by the Society of American Archivists for ongoing contributions to archival theory and the development of new archival practice.

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