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  • Boudinot, David (The Looking Glass: New Perspectives on Children's Literature, 2005)
    The use of fear and violence in folk and fairy tales is a contentious issue which illuminates disparities of societal difference between those firmly entrenched in beliefs of righteousness and others who believe no harm ...
  • Rollins, Caron (2019-06-27)
    Study leave report by Caron Rollins for the period January 15 to March 15, 2019. Topics of study: COPPUL SPAN Project 4B: Shared Print Archive for Statistics Canada historical publications; Development of a training plan ...
  • Boudinot, David; Blair, Bill; Harrison, Justin; Rollins, Caron (Chandos Publishing and Imprint of Elsevier Ltd, 2018-01-20)
    Implementation and marketing of a personal librarian program for first year students at the University of Victoria,
  • Rollins, Caron (University of Alberta Press, 2019-04-08)
    Commissions of inquiry (COI) and administrative tribunals are agencies created andauthorized by all levels of government in Canada. Included in this chapter is an overview of seven federal Royal Commissions focusing on ...
  • St-Onge, Karine (2019-03-15)
    This comprehensive report explores ethical issues related to digital libraries and the curation of digital objects that have been co-created with Indigenous communities. This may include faculty research data, archival ...
  • Walde, Christine; Moore, Alison; Giustini, Dean; Liuta, Ioana; Bullard, Julia; Gupta, Aditi; Kyle, Ryan; St-Onge, Karine; Brown, Helen (2019-02-13)
    This report documents the program "Keeping it REAL: Research in Academic Libraries" that was held at UVic Libraries on October 26, 2018.As the third annual ReAL workshop, the event was the result of a continuing collaboration ...
  • Moore, Alison; Bullard, Julia; Giustini, Dean; Hendrigan, Holly; Kyle, Ryan; Naslund, Jo-Anne; Walde, Christine (2019-02-13)
    This report documents the program "Keeping it REAL: Research in Academic Libraries" that was held at UBC on November 3, 2017. This event was the result of a collaboration between librarians at UBC, SFU, UVic and the UBC ...
  • Quinless, Jacqueline; Khair, Shahira (2019-01-10)
    Emerging requirements for more responsible and transparent research mandated by granting agencies and scholarly publishers are driving the need for better tools and services to support researchers in managing their research ...
  • Matthews, Kathleen (2018-09-07)
    Three topics were the focus of my study leave activities: 3D modelling of specimen collections, citizen science in the sciences, and science data visualization by artists.
  • Bedi, Shailoo; Walde, Christine (College & Research Libraries, 2017-03)
    Academic librarians have always played an important role in providing research services and research-skills development to faculty in higher education. But that role is evolving to include the academic librarian as a unique ...
  • Bedi, Shailoo; Webb, Jenaya (Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 2017-06)
    Objective – As librarians and researchers, we are deeply curious about how our library users navigate and experience our library spaces. Although we have some data about users’ experiences and wayfinding strategies at our ...
  • Johnston, Scott (2018-04-13)
    This report discusses the role that academic libraries can play in supporting graduate student community through a clearer understanding of the research lifecycle. Drawing on site visits, it describes institutions that ...
  • Mussell, Jessica; Gordon, Carol (Journal of Library & Information Services in Distance Learning, 2017-07)
    Usage statistics are a regular part of assessment but the lack of context leaves librarians pondering the reasons for fluctuations in use. Through development of an online survey, we examined faculty perceptions, knowledge, ...
  • Coughlan, Rosarie; Brown, Geoffrey; Glushko, Robert; Kehoe, Inba (Association of Research Libraries, 2017)
    This paper explores a failed research project to undertake an online survey of Canadian university presses. We begin by summarizing the project, we then offer four practical reflections on why our research project was ...
  • Smith, Tracie (2017-12-20)
    The report explores collection development through interlibrary loan requests.Costs to borrow materials through interlibrary loan are often more expensive than buying the books outright. The report examines patron-driven ...
  • McCue, Rich (International Symposium on Academic Makerspaces, 2017-09)
    A flipped, active learning teaching method where Instructional time is devoted to hands-on activities in makerspace workshops, and pre-work is done online before the session, not only makes efficient use of limited makerspace ...
  • Hendrigan, Holly; Naslund, Jo-Anne; Walde, Christine; O'Brien, Heather; Fields, Erin (2017-07-12)
    This report documents the program "Keeping it REAL: Research in Academic Libraries" that was held at UBC on November 18, 2017. This event was the result of a collaboration between SLAIS and librarians at UBC, SFU, ...
  • Durno, John (2017-05-09)
    This technical note and accompanying demo describes a method for [re] creating interactive presentations of NAPLPS graphics on modern (as of 2017) computing hardware.
  • Durno, John (Code4Lib Journal, 2016-10-25)
    While software originating from the domain of digital forensics has demonstrated utility for data recovery from contemporary storage media, it is not as effective for working with floppy disks from the 1980s. This paper ...
  • Durno, John (2016-10-26)
    Describes a series of interrelated projects undertaken by the author during a study leave running January-June 2016, intended to build the Libraries' capacity to work productively with digital artifacts from earlier computing ...

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