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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Stranger Things lurk in our archives

A.R. Kaufman and son

Suffering from post-season 3 Stranger Things withdrawal? Did Starcourt Mall leave you feeling nostalgic for your childhood? University of Waterloo's Special Collections & Archives can help!

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Publishing discount for Waterloo researchers

The Library is pleased to announce a new Open Access (OA) publishing discount available to University of Waterloo researchers. A 20% discount on article processing charges (APCs) for all Gold OA or Hybrid OA Cambridge Journals is the most recent addition to a growing list of OA publishing discounts available through the Library.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Call for submissions: NEW Art in the Library exhibit!

Call for submissions

The Library invites the University of Waterloo community to submit works for the next Art in the Library exhibit, Begin*.

Friday, May 17, 2019

Changes are coming to the Library catalogue!

In December 2019, the Library will be moving to a new library system. What does this mean for you?

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

New women's suffrage research collection

During this Archives Awareness Week, Special Collections & Archives is delighted to announce the recent acquisition of materials related to the women's suffrage movement in the United Kingdom.

Friday, March 29, 2019

Extended hours start March 31

Dana Porter and Davis Centre libraries will have extended hours throughout the exam period, starting at 8:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 31 and ending at 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 27.

Friday, March 29, 2019

Elsevier account security breach

In late March 2019, academic publisher Elsevier acknowledged that user email addresses and passwords were exposed through a misconfigured server. The University of Waterloo Library subscribes to several Elsevier services, including:

Monday, March 11, 2019

Canadiana collections now free-of-charge to all

Canadiana website

Canadiana collections - including archival material, government publications, periodicals, monographs, annuals, and newspapers - are free to access by any member of the public since January 1, 2019.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Phishy emails

There have been reports of emails requesting Library users log into their account in order to maintain access to our resources. The Library will never request login information via email.

If you receive a suspicious email that appears to be from the Library, please:

Monday, March 4, 2019

Digital teaching and learning conference coming to Waterloo

Digital Pedagogy Institute

The 2019 Digital Pedagogy Institute (DPI) conference will be held at University of Waterloo on Wednesday, July 31 to Thursday, August 1.

See below for more information about the Call for Proposals and early bird registration.

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