Library and Information Science
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.
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.
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. March 11, Friday 2016 | 11:00am-12:00pm | The iSchool at UBC (School of Library, Archival, and Information Studies) invites guest speakers to participate in the Colloquia Series. These events are open to the public, and are of interest to faculty, current students, alumni, and other professionals and researchers in the community.
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.
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 […]
December 8, Tuesday 2015 | 2:00-4:00pm | Douglas College 700 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, Room 2201 | Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre
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
October 27, Tuesday 2015 | 5:00-6:00pm, at the Victoria Learning Theatre (Room 185), Irving K. Barber Learning Centre
Monday, August 10, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m, Lillooet Room (Level 3), Irving K. Barber Learning Centre
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by the iSchool at UBC. Drawing on her research on electronic records management, in particular the AC+erm (Accelerating positive change in electronic records management https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/acerm) project, Dr. Julie McLeod will argue that ERM is a ‘wicked problem.’ She will discuss how the Cynefin framework, […]