Open Conversations Event: October 25 @ 1pm

Open Conversations Event: October 25 @ 1pm

October 21, 2021


Open Access Week 2021 (Oct. 25 - 31) is a global event to open up access to research. Started in 2007 by SPARC (Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition), this event is an opportunity for open access advocates to engage their comm...

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We might have what you need!

We might have what you need!

October 13, 2021


We have a vast array of equipment and technology for students and employess to help with your course work and class presentations. From web cams to microphones, headsets to adaptors, and we can't forget the massive (and small) TVs great for prese...

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Save the date! October 27

Save the date! October 27

October 6, 2021


Douglas College Library is excited to announce plans for our third book talk focusing on LGBTQ2S+ authors and voices on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 from 4:30pm to 6:00pm via Zoom. This event will be an opportunity for all attendees to learn about...

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Library & Learning Centre 2020-21 Highlights

Library & Learning Centre 2020-21 Highlights

September 27, 2021


All the ups and downs of this past year and how the Library and Learning Centre teams had to pivot from in-person service to online and back again! 

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Time to return your books!

Time to return your books!

August 10, 2021


Avoid any interruptions with your Fall registrarion and return all library books and equipment and clear up any fines by Thursday, August 19. Check out the location of our external book drops for easy, contact-less returns.

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Oxford World

Oxford World's Classics

July 23, 2021


For over 100 years Oxford World’s Classics have brought readers closer to the world’s great literature, and for the first time they are being brought together on a single online resource.

Currently providing access to novels, and other writi...

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New Database

New Database

July 21, 2021


Oxford University Press' Very Short Introductions series offers concise and original introductions to a wide range of subjects — from Public Health to Buddhist Ethics, Soft Matter to Classics, and Art History to Globalization. Each volume provide...

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Additions to OneSearch

Additions to OneSearch

July 16, 2021


As part of the Library's ongoing work to streamline our systems to improve your searches, over 70,000 records for select ebooks and streaming media have recently been moved from our Library catalogue to our OneSearch tool.

If you have created li...

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C-Pen Exam Reader

C-Pen Exam Reader

June 18, 2021


This new addition to our circulating equipment collection is a wireless, pocket-sized scanning pen for exams that reads text out loud with a human-like voice. This means students who have reading difficulties, such as dyslexia, or English languag...

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New Database: The Vancouver Sun

New Database: The Vancouver Sun

June 3, 2021


Thanks to funding from the Research and Innovation Office (RIO), the library is pleased to be able to provide online full-text coverage of the Vancouver Sun newspaper from its inception in 1912 to 2010. An excellent resource chronicling the histo...

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