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  • Durno, John (2019-10-03)
    This poster will discuss the technical and conceptual challenges associated with achieving an authentic restoration of videotex art, in the context of a project currently underway to recover Canadian Telidon videotex artwork ...
  • 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 ...
  • Mahey, Mahendra (2019-03-07)
    The British Library is one of the largest national libraries in the world and is creating and storing millions of digital items every year. Mahendra Mahey, the British Library Labs Manager, gives an overview of digital ...
  • 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 ...
  • Fukushima, Kailey (2018-10-02)
    In this award-winning 500 word essay, graduate student Kailey Fukushima demonstrates how she effectively used UVic Libraries' resources.
  • Gillespie, Emma (2018-10-02)
    In this award-winning 500 word essay, undergraduate student Emma Gillespie demonstrates how she effectively used UVic Libraries' resources.
  • Litvin, Jodi (2018-10-02)
    In this award-winning 500 word essay, graduate student Jodi Litvin demonstrates how she effectively used UVic Libraries' resources.
  • Gelfer, Paige (2018-10-02)
    In this award-winning 500 word essay, undergraduate student Paige Gelfer demonstrates how she effectively used UVic Libraries' resources.
  • 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 ...
  • Quinless, Jacqueline (2018-02-16)
    In 2015, the Canadian government via science.gc.ca released the Tri-Agency Statement of Principles on Digital Data Management. Canada has joined many other countries at the forefront of this movement, as shown in its support ...
  • 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, ...

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