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Newly published critical scholarship by Xwi7xwa student librarian

Xwi7xwa Library is pleased to share that student librarian and MAS/MLIS candidate Allison Mills has been recently published.  Her article, “Colonialism in Wizarding America: J.K. Rowling’s History of Magic in North America through an Indigenous Lens” appears in Volume 19, Issue 1 of The Looking Glass : New Perspectives on Children’s Literature Journal (July 2016) […]

Announcing 2 new scholarly publications by Xwi7xwa librarians

Xwi7xwa is happy to announce 2 new scholarly publications by Xwi7xwa librarians. These publications examine the intersection between Indigenous collections and Indigenous metadata. The article, Indigenization of the knowledge organization at the Xwi7xwa Library, by Ann Doyle, Kim Lawson, and Sarah Dupont is in the Special Issue: Indigenization of Knowledge Organization, Journal of Library and Information Studies 13:2 […]

2015-16 Course List

UBC Courses with Indigenous Content Winter 2015-2016  

Possible changes to Library and Archives Canada locations in Burnaby and Halifax

LAC Burnaby Closure 2015

Job Posting: Access Services Assistant – Xwi7xwa Library

Job Posting: Xwi7xwa Library Access Services Assistant Xwi7xwa, the Aboriginal branch of the UBC Library, is recruiting an Access Services Assistant – fulltime ongoing.  As the initial point of contact for Xwi7xwa Library patrons, the position oversees daily operations including circulation, borrower services, the operation of the building, and provides project support, moderately complex reference […]