Methodology Mixer: Interdisciplinary Approaches of Methodological Inquiry (All Students)

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS 13 November 2012, 2 to 4pm UBC Research Commons invites you to submit your abstracts for 5 minute presentations on research methodology. Using the appropriate methodological design for your research question is one of the most critical components for advancing academic inquiry.  The objective of this event is to explore multiple approaches […]

Registration Now Open for the Instructional Skills Workshop (All Students)

Registration is now open for the Instructional Skills Workshop November 16, 17, 18, 2012.  Please note that participants must be able to attend the entire 24 hour workshop. The Instructional Skills Workshop is an internationally recognized program and students receive transcript notation for their participation.  It is a 3-day intensive workshop that develops participant’s teaching skills and confidence. It is […]

Call for student for LIBR 597 Research Collaboration on indigenous issues in curation (MLIS, DUAL)

Are you interested in undertaking a 3-credit LIBR 597 Research Collaboration course (under the supervision of SLAIS faculty member, Dr. Lisa Nathan) in 2012 Winter Term 2? We will complete a literature review and document archival and museum collections from available online information in order to prepare for a project comparing curatorial practices in indigenous […]

Call for Proposals, 2013 Children’s Literature Association Annual Conference (MACL)

Proposals are currently being invited for the 2013 Children’s Literature Association Annual Conference, to be held June 13-15, 2013 at The University of Southern Mississippi in Biloxi. The 40th Annual Children’s Literature Association (ChLA) Conference will address play and risk in children’s and young adult (YA) literature and culture. Much of John Newbery’s A Pretty […]

Workshop for Instruction in Library Use (WILU) 2013 – Call for Proposals (MLIS, DUAL, PhD)

The WILU Programming Committee invites proposals to be considered for presentation at WILU 2013 ( The Conference will be held at The University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, May 8-10, 2013. As Canada’s oldest English-language university, UNB carries its traditions into all opportunities and innovations. The theme for WILU 2013 is Synchronicity: The Time is Now and it reflects the increasing need for Instruction Librarians […]

Student Volunteers Needed for ARMA at UNESCO

ARMA Canada and ARMA Vancouver are looking for volunteers to help staff their display booth at the UNESCO conference, Wednesday to Friday, Sept 26 to 28. If you would like to help, contact Sandie Bradley at for further details.

SLAIS Students’ Articles Published in YACCING

Congratulations to SLAIS students Jamie McCarthy, Shannon Mills, Emily Orr for their articles in the Fall 2012 issue of YAACING: the Newsletter of the Young Adult and Children’s Services Section of British Columbia Library Association.

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