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October 9, 2019

Provider neutral BC Legislative Library MARC records for July and August 2019 are now available for free download on the Legislative Library MARC Records page.

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September 18, 2019

Provider neutral BC Legislative Library MARC records for June 2019 are now available for free download on the Legislative Library MARC Records page.

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August 1, 2019

Illume word with lightbulb as the dot on the i. Below is the tagline Discover BC Libraries.

Burnaby – OutLook OnLine, the technical and support infrastructure that underpins resource sharing throughout much of BC, has been rebranded as Illume. The adoption of a new name for this long-standing provincial interlibrary loan service coincides with a major upgrade of the underlying software, SHAREit, which migrated to version 6 in early July.

July 31, 2019

The latest BC Open Textbook (2nd Quarter June 2019) and provider neutral BC Legislative Library MARC records for May 2019 are now available for free download.

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May 29, 2019

Just released: WriteAway Actions & Achievements 2018!
Read about:

  • The benefits to participating institutions and students
  • The year's accomplishments and projected financials
  • What's ahead for 2019

Download the report at: https://bceln.ca/sites/default/files/reports/Actions_Achievements_WriteAway_2018.pdf

May 15, 2019

The AskAway Actions and Achievements 2018 is now available.

This year’s report features:

May 8, 2019

Burnaby, British Columbia - The British Columbia Electronic Library Network (BC ELN) is pleased to announce that LibraryH3lp has been selected as the new software platform to support AskAway, B.C.’s award-winning post-secondary chat reference service. Beginning May 13, 2019, students, educators, and researchers across the province will be able to access the AskAway service via LibraryH3lp.

May 7, 2019

Arca Actions & Achievements 2018 is now available!

In addition to highlights of the year and a financial breakdown, this year's report shares stories from our Arca community. Read about:

March 21, 2019

We invite you to read about BC ELN’s impact on the post-secondary sector and beyond in the Innovation & Success 2018 report, available at: https://bceln.ca/about/bceln-reports/innovation-success

January 21, 2019

Provider neutral BC Legislative Library MARC records for September, October & November 2018 are now available for free download on the Legislative Library MARC Records page.

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January 8, 2019

Grab a coffee and join us for a 30-minute webinar on Points to the Past!

Points to the Past (pointstothepast.ca) is your gateway to a world-class collection of primary sources, made up of nearly 200 million pages of digitized historical content and available barrier-free to all of BC and Yukon.

January 8, 2019

The Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) is seeking an Executive Director for an initial three-year term starting August 2019. Applications should be submitted on or before February 4.

See more at: https://coppul.ca/blog/2019/01/coppul-executive-director-search

 

 

December 18, 2018

The 4th Quarter (up to December 12th) 2018 BC Open Textbook MARC records (full sets and additions in AACR2 and RDA) are now available: BC Open Textbook MARC Records

Questions? Contact Sunni Nishimura.

December 10, 2018

Dive into AskAway news with the AskAway Chat Box December 2018:

  • Reaching off-campus and distance students with chat reference
  • Spotlight on promotion with College of the Rockies Library
  • Improving AskAway visibility in EBSCO and ProQuest databases
  • Update on the AskAway software evaluation
  • And more!

Read the Chat Box December 2018

December 10, 2018

The 3rd Quarter (up to September 17th) 2018 BC Open Textbook MARC records (full sets and additions) are now available: BC Open Textbook MARC Records

Questions? Contact Sunni Nishimura.

November 20, 2018

CRKN has announced that as of January 1, 2019, 60 million pages of Canadian digital documentary heritage will be available at no charge to users. The Canadiana collections are the largest online collections of early textual Canadiana in the world. The removal of the subscription paywall will allow unimpeded access to this unique historical content for researchers, students, faculty, and all users in Canada and around the world.

October 29, 2018

Provider neutral BC Legislative Library MARC records for August 2018 are now available for free download on the Legislative Library MARC Records page.

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October 29, 2018

The latest OutLook OnLine Newsletter is out and it’s jam packed with useful information!

October 4, 2018

Provider neutral BC Legislative Library MARC records for July 2018 are now available for free download on the Legislative Library MARC Records page.

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September 25, 2018

Intersections: Peoples and Places in British Columbia
BC Studies Conference, Thompson Rivers University, May 2-4, 2019

Thompson Rivers University is proud to host the international, multidisciplinary BC Studies Conference on the theme of Intersections: Peoples and Places in British Columbia, May 2-4, 2019.

TRU invites proposals for panels and papers on all areas of research on British Columbia, including those that address intersections within and between peoples and places throughout the province.

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