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    Aboriginal Engagement Librarian Xwi7xwa Library (Full-time, ongoing) UBC Library The University of British Columbia Library is one of the largest academic libraries in Canada and consistently ranks among the top university research libraries in...

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  • Mayu Ishida

    Building a Community of Practice for Research Data Services

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    In March 2014, I started working as the research services librarian at the University of Manitoba in Canada. I am responsible for facilitating library services in scholarly communication, which includes implementing research data services. I am excited...

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  • Tim Norris

    Morality in Information Ecosystems

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    As a newcomer to the world of libraries and information science with training in ecology and geography, I struggle with the metaphor of “information ecosystem” that is enthusiastically used to describe human-built information systems. I expressed...

    3 people recommend this.
  • Christa Williford

    Digitizing Hidden Collections: What You've Told Us

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    Back in April , we announced that we were discontinuing Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives in its current form and that we were working to replace it with a program that could accommodate funding the digitization of rare...

  • Hannah Rasmussen

    When Good Enough is Better than Perfect

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    When I was a PhD student I had a terrible habit of wanting something to be perfect before I’d let anyone see it. In hindsight, I started to refer to this as being stuck in a “perfection trap.” That’s one of many reasons it took me six years to...

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