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Monday, July 16, 2018 (all day) to Friday, July 20, 2018 (all day)
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...like 'Shark Week,' but more intense.

You've survived nesting season, but can you survive Goose Week? The Library is partnering with Retail Services, Waterloo Athletics and Recreation, and Food Services for a week filled with Goose-themed activities, events, displays and swag. Be on the lookout for events and displays throughout the libraries, including:

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 — 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM EDT
Ambassadors talking to students
  1. Find one of our student Library Ambassadors outside Davis Centre Library.
  2. Answer a few short questions about Library services.
  3. Get a coupon for the Waterloo Store!
Monday, July 16, 2018

Victoria Chu appointed Associate University Librarian, Learning, Research and User Services

Victoria Chu

Victoria Chu has been appointed to the position of Associate University Librarian, Learning, Research and User Services at the University of Waterloo Library, effective October 15, 2018.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

You've heard of Goose Watch, now watch out for Goose Week

You've seen our friendly mascot, Scholar the Goose, online and around campus...but do you know the whole story?

The Library's Student Engagement Committee is bringing you a full five days of fowl fun with Goose Week!

Why Goose Week?

Thursday, July 12, 2018 — 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
Ambassador talking to students

We're hiring Library Ambassadors for the Fall semester. Think you're interested, but have questions about the program or application process? Come chat with some of our current student Ambassadors and learn more!

Find us on July 11th from 11am-12pm at Davis Centre Library and July 12th from 3pm-4pm at Dana Porter Library.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Ambassador talking to students

We're hiring Library Ambassadors for the Fall semester. Think you're interested, but have questions about the program or application process? Come chat with some of our current student Ambassadors and learn more!

Find us on July 11th from 11am-12pm at Davis Centre Library and July 12th from 3pm-4pm at Dana Porter Library.

Thursday, July 26, 2018 — 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT

Take a break from studying and have some fun with games! Waterloo Athletics and Recreation is hosting a board games cafe in the Library to help Move Your Mind.

Head down to the lower level of Dana Porter Library to cool off, relax, and play some of these popular games:

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT
giant goose chasing Carmen

Have some fun with our green screen and walk a mile in their webbed feet with some larger-than-life geese.

Share your photos with @uwlibrary on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter! We can't wait to see your photos...we'll be green with envy at your creativity.

Monday, July 16, 2018 (all day) to Thursday, July 19, 2018 (all day)
mother goose telling babies to make sure they see the look of fear in the eyes of people

This Goose Week, show us what Waterloo goose meme to you by designing your own meme!

Use one of the Creative Commons images below to give us goosebumps or make us giggle with your best goose meme, then share your (g-rated) meme with us and win!

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

We're hiring! Apply now for fall

photo collage

We are hiring students who are passionate about the Library and it's services. Applications for the Library Ambassador program are now open for the fall term.

As a Library Ambassador, you will:

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