Library and Information Science
March 20, 2017
“Open scholarship, which encompasses open access, open data, open educational resources, and all other forms of openness in the scholarly and research environment, is changing how knowledge is created and shared.” Association of Research Libraries Open Scholarship In this session, we’ll explore ideas of scholarly practice in the digital age and how they can inform […]
December 2, 2016
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre | November 17, 2016 |Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by the Archives Association of British Columbia (AABC). This program is a conversation and discuss how they are working towards implementing what they learned to manage the digital records in their archives. The roundtable as a follow-up to the 3-day workshop on Digital Preservation Management. They will share strategies and tools from the workshop and discuss the steps required to develop an effective digital preservation program.
May 30, 2016
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre | June 1, 2016 | As teaching librarians, we introduce our students to knowledge organization structures that enable inquiry and curiosity in the library, but also use language and logic that we might otherwise contest.
February 15, 2016
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre | March 1, 2016, 1:00-2:30pm | Dodson Room (302) | Dugan O’Neil, Compute Canada Chief Science Officer, and Chuck Humphrey, Director of Portage, will talk about collaborative initiatives for research data management and what they mean to various stakeholder communities, including, researchers, funding agencies, libraries, research service offices, ethics boards, IT units, and others.
January 21, 2016
February 26, 2016 | 10:30am-12:30pm | RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, Feb. 22 | Building and maintaining donor relationships is a key aspect of daily archival work for many organizations. This can happen through simple outreach activities or grand fundraising events that shine attention on our archival treasures and our need for funding to preserve them.
December 15, 2015
Library and information institutions are colonial constructs that have collected and organized indigenous knowledge, but are they really inclusive? Using examples from Canada and New Zealand, this talk considers whether the answer to this question is to decolonize these institutions or to focus on indigenizing them. Speaker As Dodson Visiting Professor at the UBC iSchool […]
October 13, 2015
October 23, Friday | 10:30am-12:30pm, at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (Rm 301 Lillooet Room)
National School Library Day – The Place and Space for Canadian Children's Literature in Our Lives and Libraries
September 24, 2015
October 27, Tuesday 2015 | 5:00-6:00pm, at the Victoria Learning Theatre (Room 185), Irving K. Barber Learning Centre
July 28, 2015
Monday, August 10, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m, Lillooet Room (Level 3), Irving K. Barber Learning Centre