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  • Try Your Room, Try Your Tech

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, December 07th, 2017

    The Classroom Technologies Unit, part of Dalhousie Libraries’ Academic Technology Services Team (ATS), invite faculty and instructors to start the year off right by checking out the technology in classrooms on the Studley and Sexton campuses in early January. Classroom Technologies staff will be on hand to answer technology-related questions. Here’s to a successful winter term… Read More »

  • Enhancing the Impact of the Halifax Explosion with 3D Mapping

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, December 01st, 2017

    The Dalhousie Libraries’ GIS Centre invites you to explore the geography of Halifax’s past with their recreation of historic images in 2- and 3-D to mark 100 years since the Halifax Explosion. Curated by James Boxall, the exhibit in the Dalhousie Art Gallery, From 2D to 3D: Mapping Halifax Over Time, allows you to view streets, buildings, and other topographic features depicting… Read More »

  • Brief Outages for Wiley Online and Taylor & Francis

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, December 01st, 2017

     Taylor & Francis Online will be unavailable for up to one hour tonight (Fri., Dec. 1) from 8–9 p.m. due to scheduled maintenance. Wiley Online Library will be unavailable on Sat., Dec 2 for two and a half hours starting 9 a.m. due to urgent server maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience of both of… Read More »

  • Ongoing Issues for Students Accessing Room Booking and Software Pages

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, November 24th, 2017

    Many students are currently unable to log in to the library study room booking system, roombooking.library.dal.ca, and also the library software download page, software.library.dal.ca. Students currently off-campus wanting to access journals and databases will also experience issues.  We are investigating this problem and apologize for the inconvenience.   UPDATE, 3:33 p.m.: This issue has been...

  • The Eileen Wallace Children’s Literature Collection presents the 2017-18 Wallace Fellowship Lecture – Dec. 5th

    UNB Library News - Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

    Dr. Helene Staveley, this year’s Eileen Wallace Research Fellow, will be presenting a talk entitled, “At Play in the Atlantic Playground: Children and Communities in the Maritime Books of the Eileen Wallace Children’s Literature Collection.” Dr. Staveley is a lecturer at Memorial University with research interests in Canadian, Atlantic Canadian and Children’s & Young Adult Literature. The...

  • Access Problems: Duke University Press Journals

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

    Duke University Press journals moved to a new platform earlier this week and we have been experiencing intermittent access problems since the change. The publisher has been contacted and we hope to have access restored soon. We apologize for the disruption.