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  • Dal Libraries Wins Healthy Workplace Award

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, June 21st, 2018

    Last night, the Dal Libraries proudly accepted the Healthy Workplace Award at the Legacy Awards. Sandy Dwyer, chair of the Dal Libraries Health & Wellness Committee, accepted the award on the Libraries’  behalf. Throughout the year, the staff of the Dal Libraries take part in numerous activities that touch on the six pillars of health:… Read More »

  • OVID JBI SUMARI Login Site Downtime: June 16

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, June 14th, 2018

    OVID is implementing an infrastructure change this weekend that impacts the login for accessing JBI SUMARI from Ovid. This change will provide a greater reliability for all users in accessing SUMARI from the Ovid platform. Unfortunately, implementing this change will result in up to one hour of downtime for this authentication method. The work will… Read More »

  • Spring Into Action Challenge 2018

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

    Spring Into Action is annual event sponsored by Horizons Community Development Associates. The goal of the challenge is to get participants moving at least 30 minutes each day, five days each week, for improved and sustained health and well-being. Across Nova Scotia, 34 teams participated. The Dal Libraries entered three teams in the Spring Into… Read More »

  • LibGuides — Revamped & Refreshed

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, June 04th, 2018

    We’ve revamped the layout on our LibGuides to make them easier to use. Check them out, and happy researching! dal.ca.libguides.com 

  • Doors Open — that’s a wrap!

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, June 04th, 2018

    This past weekend, the Dal Libraries participated in Doors Open Halifax, an annual event that makes free access to buildings of historical, contemporary or architectural significance to the general public. We welcomed nearly 1,500 visitors to our exhibit over the weekend. Since we’re celebrating Dal 200 all year, the team in the Archives pulled out… Read More »

  • Rock’s Backpages Is Down (Access Restored as of 11:40 a.m. June 1)

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, June 01st, 2018

    Update: Friday, June 1, 11:40 a.m., access has been restored Due to a damaged communications cable, Rock’s Backpages is currently unavailable. The publisher plans to update us later today (Friday, June 1). We apologize for this inconvenience.