The 2012/2013 Dodson Music Series presents its third concert, Goethe Readings, featuring music inspired by writer, artist and politician Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. The event is free and open to the public, Friday, January 18 at noon in the Dodson Room at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.
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In this month's issue of LibFOCUS, we share details on how to connect to library resources off-campus, provide an update on current library renovations, and offer January events for everyone.
Science & Engineering Library staff were relocated from the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre to Woodward Library in early December. Reference materials, current journals and course reserves have been moved as well, but the remainder of the physical collections will continue to move until early Spring 2013. These moves are part of the vision for an integrated sciences library at Woodward Library to support the university’s research precinct, located on south campus. Read more
A number of construction and renovation projects are underway at various UBC Library to enhance student spaces. At the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, a new multi-service desk will combine both the circulation and reference desks for library users. The multi-service desk model was also recently implemented at Koerner Library. At Koerner Library, renovations are underway on the first floor although the space remains open for students to use for studying. Construction and renovation updates are posted on Twitter and our Library Changes site.
Improved e-access to library off-campusLibrary users will notice a significant improvement in how they connect to library resources from off-campus. Beginning this month, library users can login to a new tool called EZProxy, which simplifies connecting to electronic resources remotely. Read more