• Times Higher Education (THE) Subscription Open to the Dalhousie Community

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

    THE reports on news and issues related to higher education. To access Dalhousie’s three-year subscription to the Times Higher Education (THE), go to the THE website via this link and create an account using your Dalhousie email address. If you’re having trouble creating your account, please see these detailed directions: setting up THE newsletter access… Read More »

  • Downtime: Birds of the World

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, November 16th, 2020

    There will be a planned downtime for Birds of the World that will take place on November 17 from 9 a.m. AST and continuing for up to 48 hours. The publisher apologizes for any inconvenience.

  • Accessing Services from Dalhousie Libraries During Reading Week

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, November 05th, 2020

    The Dalhousie Libraries are here for you during Reading Week. You can book a computer or a space to study, borrow materials through our curbside pick-up service, get assistance through LiveHelp, connect with your subject specialist, borrow a laptop for an extended loan, get IT Help Desk assistance, and more! Please note the Dal Libraries… Read More »

  • Streaming Video Requests for the Winter Semester

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, November 02nd, 2020

    Since July 2020, the Dal Libraries has invested over $150,000 in streaming media to support the online curriculum. If you plan to include streaming video in your winter term courses, please check the film titles in the Libraries’ streaming subscriptions before submitting a request. These subscriptions are listed in the Libraries’ Streaming Video Guide. These collections… Read More »

  • Welcome Samantha Adema, Indigenous Services Librarian

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, November 02nd, 2020

    We are pleased to welcome Samantha Adema to the Dalhousie Libraries. Sam started with us in this role on September 1. Sam (L’nu/Mi’kmaw) is a member of Sipekne’katik First Nation. She has a Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) from Dalhousie (2019) and a Bachelor of Arts from Saint Mary’s, where she majored in… Read More »

  • Problems with Criterion on Demand

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, October 30th, 2020

    Criterion on Demand website pages are loading slowly and/or occasionally giving a connection error message. This issue has been reported and their database management team is investigating and will fix the problem as soon as possible. Criterion on Demand will confirm when this issue is resolved. A message has been placed on their home screen… Read More »