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BC History Digitization Program 2020/2021 Call for Applications

BC History Digitization Program 2020/2021 Call for Applications

The B.C. History Digitization Program (BCHDP) is now accepting submissions for project funding. The program, launched by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre in 2006, provides matching funds to support projects that make unique British Columbia content freely available. Applications are due by Monday, December 16, 2019.

Online Communities as Vehicles to Share Health Information and Support – Challenges and Critical Questions

Online Communities as Vehicles to Share Health Information and Support – Challenges and Critical Questions

In this talk, Professor Annie Chen will present an overview of health-related online communities and social networks, and the ways in which they can assist patients in health management.

Join us for the 10th annual UBC Library United Way Spelling Bee

Join us for the 10th annual UBC Library United Way Spelling Bee

We’re getting ready to kick off the 10th annual UBC Library United Way Spelling Bee on Thursday, October 17. UBC faculty, staff and students are invited to create a team of 4-10 people and compete for the win in this annual cross-campus event to raise awareness for the United Way.

Gift to UBC Library to Transform Lillooet Room

Gift to UBC Library to Transform Lillooet Room

A beloved room in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will be transformed and upgraded thanks to a generous gift from Tony and Marissa Peña.