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ORCiD pop-up help

ORCiD promo

Are you a researcher or research student? Then you need an ORCiD to distinguish yourself from other researchers!

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Email usage at the UofA - a brief early history

Text prepared by Susan Coppin, Collection Archivist, University Archives and Recordkeeping (UniARK)

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Sneak preview - level 1 South

level 1 doorway

We were given a sneak-peak earlier this week when we got the chance to visit Level 1 South of the Barr Smith Library.

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Level 1 wedge closure

Lego builder

As part of the Level 1 south refurbishment currently taking place in the Barr Smith Library, the study wedge on Level 1 will also be closed to access from today.

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Graduations 2018

Graduation cap and books

Graduations are almost upon us. Beginning April 30 until May 11, North Terrace campus will be full of new graduates in their ceremonial garb and, as always, our Reading Room will be a popular spot for photographs!

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Trial: IBISWorld Company Reports and Specialised Industry Reports

With this trial the Library has opened up two additional access points to content on IBISWorld.

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Trial: SAGE Research Methods Online

SAGE Research Methods is a library of more than 1000 books, reference works, journal articles, and instructional videos by world-leading academics from across the social sciences, including the largest collection of qualitative methods books available online from any scholarly publisher.

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Ira Raymond Room now open as study space

The Ira Raymond Room, located on level 3 of Hub Central near the Ask Library service point, is now open for student use!

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Midsemester break opening hours

Midsemester break

Mid-semester break starts today, Tuesday April 3, until Sunday April 15. The library’s opening hours will be changing for the next two weeks as follows:

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Need help with referencing?

Student using laptop

Referencing is integral when studying at the University and we’ve got some tips to help make it a little bit easier!

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