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  • IEEE Xplore: intermittent access issues (Sept 21)

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Friday, September 21st, 2018

    Due to scheduled maintenance, IEEE Xplore users may experience intermittent access issues from 3:30–5:30 p.m. on Friday, September 21. The site may be unavailable for a portion of this time.  The IEEE Xplore providers apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

  • Intern profile: Emily Hines

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Thursday, September 20th, 2018

    What brought you to the MLIS program at Dal? After graduating from my undergrad, I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do next. My friend was completing the MPA program at Dal and thought of me when she learned about the MLIS program. After reading about the program and the different opportunities it has to… Read More »

  • Welcome Alex Wojcik, the new Library & GIS Developer

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

    We are pleased to welcome Alex Wojcik to the Dalhousie Libraries. Alex is an experienced GIS Developer, having worked in municipal and corporate environments. Alex is a Dalhousie alumnus, with a degree in psychology. He also holds a diploma in Geographic Sciences with a specialization in GIS from the Centre of Geographic Sciences (COGS) in… Read More »

  • Science Literacy Week Display Day

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

    Drop by the atrium and South Learning Commons of the Killam Memorial Library to see the exciting displays about science being put on as part of Science Literacy Week. Participants include the Natural History Museum, the Canadian CubeSat Team (part of the Canadian Space Agency), the GIS Centre, and our 3D printing team. Display day… Read More »

  • Intern profile: Kristy Hancock

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

    What brought you to the MLIS program at Dal?  My previous experience working at a public library in BC inspired me to pursue an MLIS. I worked at the New Westminster Public library in a variety of positions and loved the environment, the variety of tasks, engaging with the public, and working with librarians. I completed my undergraduate… Read More »

  • Intern profile: Becky Shaw

    Dalhousie Libraries News - Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

    What brought you to the MLIS program at Dal? After finishing my undergraduate degree in music history, I knew that I wanted to combine my love of music and libraries, and initially applied to masters’ programs in both areas, not knowing at the time of application which one I wanted to pursue first. In a… Read More »