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  • Donna Bourne-Tyson Receives the Ken Haycock Award

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, February 15th, 2019

    Donna Bourne-Tyson, University Librarian of Dalhousie, has won the prestigious Ken Haycock Award for Promoting Librarianship from the Canadian Federation of Library Associations, presented at the OLA Superconference in Toronto on January 30. Donna received this award for her significant contributions to the field of librarianship, to which many of her colleagues at Dal can attest.… Read More »

  • Public Domain Day 2019

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, February 15th, 2019

    January 1st was Public Domain Day, when copyrights expire and creative works enter the public domain in the US. A few notable works that entered the US public domain this year include “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” by Robert Frost and The Ten Commandments by Cecil B. DeMille (1926 version). In addition to… Read More »

  • Delayed Opening for Killam Library on Sat., Feb. 16

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

    Due to a planned power outage on campus the morning of Sat., Feb. 16, the Killam Library will open at noon (instead of 10 a.m.). We will close at the regular time of midnight. Apologies for the inconvenience and we hope everyone has a great reading week!  

  • NFB CAMPUS Experiencing Issues

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

    The National Film Board of Canada experienced severe technical issues to our servers over the weekend. Consequently, access to NFB CAMPUS films and its features is intermittent and slow. Our technical team is working around the clock to remedy the situation, but as of now we do not have a timetable for the restoration of… Read More »

  • Fall in Love in the Library — Blind Date with a Book Is Back

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

    Blind Date with a Book is back, just in time for Valentine’s Day.  When: Wednesday, February 13, starting at 11 a.m. (Storm date: Thurs., Feb. 14) Where: Killam Library on Studley Campus, MacRae Library on the Agricultural Campus, and Kellogg Library, Tupper location on Carleton Campus. What: Fall in love with a good book. If you’re looking for… Read More »

  • Fair Dealing Week | Fair Use Week Week

    UNB Library News - Friday, February 08th, 2019

    February 25 – March 1, 2019   Every year libraries and educational institutions across North America celebrate the rules that allow sharing of portions of published works for research and education. Learn more about this right and participate in UNB Libraries copyright activities: SAINT JOHN:Fair Dealing Presentation and Card GameTuesday, Feb. 26th from 1:30pm – 2:30pmHans W. Klohn Commons,...