News

  • Springer Protocols site transitioning to Springer Nature Experiments platform July 25

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, July 16th, 2018

    The SpringerProtocols.com platform website will be deactivated on July 25. After that date, SpringerProtocols content will be searchable via Springer Nature Experiments Any stored protocols and saved search results in your SpringerProtocols.com account will no longer be available after July 25. Please visit SpringerProtocols.com in advance of the platform closure to download any stored protocols.

  • Celebrating Milestones

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, July 06th, 2018

    Last week, Dalhousie recognized dozens of employees who have reached milestones of 25, 35, 45 and 50 years. Among those employees, five of our own were celebrated at the event with Dr. Florizone. Congratulations to David George (35 years), Paul Duffy (35 years), Andrew Finch (35 years), Michelle McDonald (25 years), and Kelly Casey (25… Read More »

  • UNB WorldCat is changing August 1st!

    UNB Library News - Thursday, July 05th, 2018

    UNB Libraries’ catalogue, UNB WorldCat, will transition to a new interface on August 1, 2018! Since mid-2016, UNB Libraries has made the latest version of WorldCat available to library patrons in a “beta” option on the library home page. Following a number of changes and upgrades, we will transition fully to the new interface this summer! The new UNB WorldCat introduces a host of improvements,...

  • Brief Outage: ProQuest Ebook Central

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, July 05th, 2018

    Due to scheduled maintenance, ProQuest Ebook Central will be unavailable on Sunday, July 8 from 4–4:20 p.m. (EDT). We apologize for any inconvenience. 

  • Faculty & Instructors: meet experts from Top Hat, Dal’s Student Response System

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, July 05th, 2018

    Last week, we announced that Top Hat has been selected as the recommended student response system (SRS) for Dalhousie. Next week, associates from Top Hat will be at Dal to answer your questions and have high-level discussions about how Top Hat works. One-on-one consultations with Top Hat associates can also be scheduled. Halifax Drop in… Read More »

  • 17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers

    UNB Library News - Wednesday, July 04th, 2018

    UNB Libraries is delighted we now have access to the 17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers! The newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media. The present digital collection, that helps chart the development of the concept of ‘news’ and ‘newspapers’ and the “free...