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Friday, November 24, 2017

Extended hours start November 26

Dana Porter and Davis Centre libraries will have extended hours throughout the exam period, starting at 8:00 AM on Sunday November 26 and ending at 11:00 PM on Thursday December 21.

Monday, November 20, 2017

Open Access Week a success

Partnering with departments across campus, the Library hosted a variety of events during Open Access Week - from workshops to a movie night with popcorn. The highlight of the week was Open Access Day, a day-long event of panels and workshops covering the creation and use of open educational resources (OER), a discussion about how to ‘get serious’ about Open Access at Waterloo, and more! Kicking off the event was a keynote address from David Porter, CEO of eCampus Ontario about "making Open Access the default thinking in curricular resource creation, adoption and adaptation." You can view his keynote slides on Slideshare.

Porter describes his experience of Waterloo's Open Access Day , saying:

Friday, November 17, 2017

Library achieves Silver in Excellence, Innovation and Wellness

Library staff accepting award

The Library was recognized at the Excellence Canada Summit last week for achieving Silver certification in Excellence Canada's Excellence, Innovation and Wellness (EIW) program.

Friday, November 10, 2017

The Library remembers

On Saturday November 11, lights in the libraries will flash at 11:00 a.m. as we pause to mark Remembrance Day.

Please join Library staff in observing a minute of silence to remember those Canadians, including many Indigenous people, who have fought and died for our country's peace and freedom.

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