Research Impact Challenge: February 15-19, 2016

Are you a UBC graduate student, postdoc, or faculty member looking to increase the impact of your research? Join us for the Reading Week Research Impact Challenge, February 15-19, 2016, at Koerner Library. In a competitive research landscape, researchers can no longer afford to just publish and hope for the best. To leave a mark, […]

Thrive week events

It is that time of year again. Thrive is happening next week! Thrive is a mindset and a week-long series of events focused on building positive mental health for everyone at UBC. As a testament to collaboration and the significance of the initiative, a host of campus and community partners are coming together for the […]

Harry Potter Colloquium

As part of the Harry Potter and the rain city exhibition the David Lam Library and Canaccord Learning Commons is hosting a colloquium, moderated by Darren Dahl, in which five speakers discuss the impact and influence of the Harry Potter series on the city and people of Vancouver, as well as literacy, literature, and fan engagement.  Colloquium: Harry Potter, […]

Hallowe’en at Hogwarts West on October 30th

UBC Library is hosting a Harry Potter themed Hallowe’en party on October 30th in the Dodson Room of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. Dress up as your favorite Potter character. There will be a costume contest, games, crafts and light refreshments. The party is free, but tickets are required. Beginning on October 15th you […]

Harry Potter and the Rain City exhibit in Lam library

Harry Potter and the Rain City exhibit in Lam library Come check out the Harry Potter exhibit at UBC Library, curated by Rare Books and Special Collections!  Learn about the impact of the series, visit the exhibition, attend the colloquium, or have some fun at our Hallowe’en party! Why is there a Harry Potter […]

Small Business Month 2015

Did you know that October is Small Business Month? In order to support local small businesses, the Small Business Accelerator is launching its Celebrating YOU! Campaign to feature small business owners on its blog. David Lam library has many resources for small businesses.  Here is a list of our Top 10 books for Small Business. Title […]

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