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BC History Digitization Program accepting submissions for funding until December 11, 2017.

In 2016 the BC History Digitization Program awarded more than $150,000 to 16 different community groups in BC.

Read More Posted on October 16, 2017

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The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication sees unprecedented use

The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communications offers free support to all writers at UBC and has been fully booked since opening for the new semester on September 18, 2017.

Read More Posted on October 3, 2017

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Drawing a continent by hand with Anton Thomas

The talk on October 26 is the first in our Visualizing the World: A Maps and Geographic Information Systems Speaker Series

Read More Posted on October 3, 2017

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Brewing Historian uses B.C. Historical newspapers archive to uncover the history of commercial brewing in B.C. between 1858 and 1982.

Historian Greg Evans is using the digital archive to research two-book series documenting the history of commercial brewing in the province.

Read More Posted on September 11, 2017

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Workshops & Events

NVivo (Part 2) for PC – Classification and Datasets - 10:00am

NVivo's classification capabilities will help you add demographic data to your nodes, and bibliographic data to your sources. Datasets allow you to import and work with tabular material from spreadsheets, database tables, surveys, and social media. If you are comfortable with the basics of NVivo (importing sources, creating nodes, and coding) and would like to explore new ways of working with qualitative data, this workshop is for you!

NVivo is available for free for all UBC students. You can download NVivo here.

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Introduction to Citation Management Using Zotero - 12:30pm



Workshop Instructors:
Maryam and Jessica

Workshop Description:
If you need to manage large numbers of references and citations as part of your research, teaching, or administrative work, citation management tools are for you. These tools provide a simple way to store, organize and retrieve your citations in an effective manner, and can also help you in formatting in-text citations and bibliographies in your work.

This hands-on workshop introduces the main concepts of citation management and gives detailed instruction for installing and using Zotero, a popular citation management tool.

**Please note that this is an introductory-level workshop. For advanced user questions, please book a 1-on-1 consultation via our Consult Request Form.

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Introduction to Tableau - 1:00pm

Join Alison Myers (Research Analyst, Sauder School of Business) and Jeremy Buhler (Assessment Librarian, UBC Library) for the first of two workshops on using Tableau to explore and visualize your data. This hands-on session will introduce the Tableau interface and basic visualization features while exploring crime data from the City of Vancouver. No previous experience with Tableau is required. Participants must bring their own laptops with Tableau Desktop (free for students) or Tableau Public (free for everyone) pre-installed. See also the second workshop in this series, on October 24.

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News & Highlights

Blog Post Image

BC History Digitization Program accepting submissions for funding until December 11, 2017.

In 2016 the BC History Digitization Program awarded more than $150,000 to 16 different community groups in BC.

Read More Posted on October 16, 2017

Blog Post Image

The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication sees unprecedented use

The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communications offers free support to all writers at UBC and has been fully booked since opening for the new semester on September 18, 2017.

Read More Posted on October 3, 2017

Blog Post Image

Drawing a continent by hand with Anton Thomas

The talk on October 26 is the first in our Visualizing the World: A Maps and Geographic Information Systems Speaker Series

Read More Posted on October 3, 2017

Blog Post Image

Brewing Historian uses B.C. Historical newspapers archive to uncover the history of commercial brewing in B.C. between 1858 and 1982.

Historian Greg Evans is using the digital archive to research two-book series documenting the history of commercial brewing in the province.

Read More Posted on September 11, 2017

All UBC Library Posts »