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  • Canadian Library Workers Day

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, October 20th, 2017

    a message from University Librarian, Donna Bourne-Tyson October is Canadian Library Month, an annual celebration of libraries, library workers, and the services they provide to their communities. The third Friday in October is set aside to specifically recognize Canadian Library Workers. Library workers promote cultural awareness, engage in the community, provide educational programs, support...

  • Longtime Librarian Ian Colford Is Retiring

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, October 19th, 2017

    Ian Colford is retiring from the Dalhousie Libraries after a career spanning 32 years. Ian began his work life as a librarian in 1985 at TUNS, the Technical University of Nova Scotia (TUNS amalgamated with Dalhousie University in 1997). In 1987 Ian took a job at the Killam Library at Dalhousie. He had applied for… Read More »

  • Problems with EBSCO

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, October 19th, 2017

    This morning EBSCO reported ongoing problems with access to their products. Their engineers are actively investigating this issue and will provide additional updates shortly. At this time, multiple EBSCO systems are affected.  

  • Open Access Week 2017 Events at Dalhousie Libraries

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

    International Open Access Week runs from October 23–29. But, what is Open Access Week and why should it matter to Dalhousie students and faculty? Open Access Week provides an opportunity for academics and researchers to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire… Read More »

  • Flu Clinic @ HIL

    UNB Library News - Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

    Flu Season is here! Get your flu vaccine at the HIL Flu Clinic: When:  Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 10:00am – 2:00pm Where:  Reading Room (Rm. 109), Harriet Irving Library, UNBF Cost:  $15 for students, $25 for faculty and staff Cash or cheque only  – due at the time of the injection. Please note that you will be required to wait for 20 minutes following your injection for your own safety!...

  • IEEE Xplore Unavailable Friday Night

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

    Due to scheduled maintenance, IEEE Xplore will be unavailable on Friday, October 20 from 10 p.m.–1 a.m. on Saturday, October 21. We apologize for the inconvenience.