Call For Papers: Indigenous Special Issue – Cataloging & Classification Quarterly

Guest editors, Cheryl Metoyer and Ann Doyle, invite contributions to an Indigenous Special Issue of Cataloging & Classification Quarterly. This special issue aims to engage an international and interdisciplinary dialogue about Indigenous approaches to cataloguing and classification.  It includes theoretical and applied research that examines processes of representing and organizing documents or their resultant products […]

Enrollment Information for LIBR 579G: Introduction to Archives for Librarians [MLIS Students]

Notice for MLIS students: LIBR 579G: Introduction to Archives for Librarians is still accepting new students and has not yet held its first class meeting. The first meeting is next Wednesday, January 15, at 2pm. Students in the MLIS program should be aware that LIBR 579G is a prerequisite to LIBR 539H: Personal Archives. The […]

Reminder: Student Leadership Conference, Jan 11th

The Learning Centre is once again pleased to be a major venue for the annual UBC Student Leadership Conference. The event will be held this coming Saturday, January 11th. This year’s theme is “be infinite”.   As noted on the website approximately 1,300 people will attend. Most of them will be in the Learning Centre […]

International Educational Technology Conference 2014 IETC 2014 – CHICAGO, USA

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE IETC 2014 CHICAGO – USA 3-5 September 2014   Call for papers IETC 2014 seeks a diverse and comprehensive program covering all areas of educational technology. The program includes a wide range of activities designed to facilitate the exchange of expertise, experience, and resources with colleagues. These include keynote and invited […]

Tandem UBC Language Exchange Program

Tandem UBC Language Exchange Program Want to improve your Spanish? Your English? Your Arabic? Your Mandarin? The Tandem UBC Language Exchange Program pairs you with someone at UBC who speaks this language and who wants to improve in a language that you speak. The registration deadline is Thursday Midnight, January 16th, 2014. No teaching experience […]

Problems logging into Connect [ALL STUDENTS]

Dear Students, We are aware that some students are having problems logging into Connect. Here is the information we have received from the Faculty of Arts: The workaround/fix for people seeing this error message is to clear out their Cookies and Cache in their web browser as login/authentication service that Connect uses to validate their […]

The Robert Munsch Award

Robert Munsch is an enormously successful children’s writer and Canada’s best-selling author. He has published more than 50 individual titles, and his books have sold many millions of copies in more than a dozen languages. Robert Munsch makes his home in Guelph, Ontario, Canada, a small university city about an hour from Toronto. He is […]

Call for Student Papers and Posters for ACA 2014! [MAS/Dual Students]

A reminder for students in archival/information studies programs: Call for Student Proposals – ACA Conference 2014 New Ideas, New Voices: The Student Session Victoria, June 26-28, 2014 Are you an archival studies student with an idea that you want to share with the archival community? Are you researching a paper and would like to take […]

Italy Preservation Field School – Buildings, Ceramics, Paper, Books and Art

Italy Preservation Field School – Buildings, Ceramics, Paper, Books and Art From the  San Gemini Preservation Studies Program I would like to inform you about our summer 2014 field school, the San Gemini Preservation Studies Program, now in its 15th year, which is dedicated to the preservation of cultural heritage and offers students the opportunity […]

Call for Papers – Special Interest Group: Indigenous Matters

Call for Papers Special Interest Group: Indigenous Matters 16 – 22 August 2014, Lyon Theme: Vive le “I” for indigenous in IFLA: strengthening cultural responsiveness and accountability in libraries and information Due date for Proposals for Papers: 3 February 2014 The SIG Indigenous Matters invites proposals for papers that illustrate how library and information organisations […]

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