• ProQuest Ebook Central Down Overnight January 30/31

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Monday, January 25th, 2021

    Due to scheduled maintenance, ProQuest Ebook Central will be unavailable from Saturday, January 30 at 11 p.m. until Sunday, January 31 at 7 a.m. (AST).

  • RESOLVED: Oxford Journals Down

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, January 20th, 2021

    UPDATE: This issue has been resolved. (Jan 21, 11:18 a.m.) Oxford is aware of the issue and they are trying to resolve it. At the time of this update, no journal content is accessible and Oxford has not provided a timeline for the expected resolution of this issue. We will update this post when we have… Read More »

  • Open Educational Resources (OER) Grant 2021

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, January 15th, 2021

    This grant is offered in partnership between the Centre for Learning & Teaching and Dalhousie Libraries through the support of Dalhousie’s Strategic Initiative Funding. Focus of Grant This grant will provide support for Dalhousie educators who are interested in adapting or creating an Open Educational Resource (OER). The objectives of this grant program include: Enhancing… Read More »

  • Welcome, Alanah White

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, January 13th, 2021

    We are pleased to announce Alanah White is our new Library Services Assistant, based at the W. K. Kellogg Health Sciences Library. Alanah first came to the Dal Libraries in February 2020 in a temporary position at the Kellogg. Alanah is a graduate of NSCC’s Library & Information Technology Program (2013). She has also worked… Read More »

  • GISciences Centre’s Lunchless Learn Series for Winter 2021

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, January 08th, 2021

    What is a ‘Lunchless Learn’? It’s a hands-on tutorial, held around lunchtime, open to all on campus. A GIS, or Geographic Information System, is “a computer system for capturing, storing, checking, integrating, manipulating, analyzing and displaying data relating to positions on earth’s surface.” In other words, it’s an easy and fun way to look at… Read More »

  • Copyright & Online Learning Presentation

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, January 07th, 2021

    The Dalhousie Libraries Copyright Office will be hosting a presentation discussing copyright considerations for online learning. Dalhousie faculty, staff, and students who are involved in course instruction are invited to attend. The presentation portion will be 40 minutes long with 15–20 minutes following the presentation for questions. Any additional questions can be sent to