What's New

CUFTS Free! open access collections: over 12,000 titles 

The CUFTS Free! open access collections have just been updated, and the title count is now over 12,000 titles. A new collection is now available, the NUNDAM list of titles from France's Centre nationale de la recherche scientifique. BC ELN will activate this list in 2012 on behalf of partner ... More
Category: Resource SharingUpdated: 14-Dec-2011
 
November 2011 Database Licensing Update 

November 8, 2011

To: BC ELN Collection Development Team
Re: BC ELN Database Licensing Update

NEW PRODUCTS IN THE WORKS / COMING SOON

Alexander Street Press - Academic Video Online
http://alexanderstreet.com/
BC ELN has begun discussions with Alexander Street Press on their Academic Video Online collections. This is an updated version of Critical Videos Online, second ranked in ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 15-Nov-2011
 
AskAway Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes and Coordinator's Report 

The minutes from the October 3 Advisory Committee meeting are now available here: http://www.eln.bc.ca/askaway/documents/20111003AAMinutes.pdf


The Coordinator's Report is also available: http://www.eln.bc.ca/askaway/documents/AACoordRep20111003.pdf ... More
Category: Projects & InitiativesUpdated: 18-Oct-2011
 
BC ELN Strategic Plan 2011/12 to 2015/16 

The BC ELN Strategic Plan as endorsed by the Steering Committee on July 8, 2011 is now available here.

Full details and links to planning documents can be found here.

The December 2 All-Partner Meeting will include a discussion by BC ELN partner library directors to further articulate strategies. ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 05-Oct-2011
 
New BC ELN Connect Issue Available 

The Fall 2011 issue of BC ELN Connect is now available on the BC ELN website: http://www.eln.bc.ca/view.php?id=1943&printformat=1

In this issue, find out:
What is new with KnowBC, the publisher of the Encyclopedia of British Columbia among other reference works.
Why database licensing language is vague, and answers to other queries related to BC ... More
Category: About BC ELNUpdated: 30-Sep-2011
 
COPPUL appoints Gwen Bird as Executive Director 

From the COPPUL Press Release:

The Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) is very pleased to announce that its Directors have ratified the appointment of Gwen Bird, Associate University Librarian, Collections, Simon Fraser University, as the next Executive Director, effective October 17, 2011.

Gwen will replace ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 29-Sep-2011
 
July 2011 BC ELN Steering Committee Meeting Minutes 

August 4, 2011 From:    BC ELN Office Re:        July 2011 BC ELN Steering Committee Meeting Minutes The final version of the July 8, 2011 BC ELN Steering Committee meeting is now available at: http://www.eln.bc.ca/view.php?id=1937 To download the PDF and/or view previous BC ELN minutes, go ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 04-Aug-2011
 
AskAway Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes and Coordinator's Report Available 

The final version of the minutes from the the June 14 AskAway Advisory Committee meeting are now available from: http://www.eln.bc.ca/AAReport_July_2011.pdf The Coordinator's Report is available here: http://www.eln.bc.ca/askaway/documents/AAMinutes20110614FINAL.pdf Cheers,Sunni~~~~~~~~Sunni NishimuraAskAway VR CoordinatorBC Electronic Library NetworkPhone: 778.782.6937Mobile: 778.237.6276Email: sunnin@eln.bc.ca ... More
Category: Projects & InitiativesUpdated: 02-Aug-2011
 
Educational Technology Users Group 2011 Fall Workshop 


The Educational Technology Users Group will be hosting their annual
Fall Workshop at Kwantlen Polytechnic University in Richmond, on Friday
November 4th, 2011.
Come share your experiences and “mindful journeys” with ETUG as they
consider where we are, and where we want to go in the world of
teaching, learning and technology.
For more information and ... More
Category: Projects & InitiativesUpdated: 01-Aug-2011
 
CUFTS Free! open access collections update September 2011 

September 15, 2011

To: BC ELN Resource Sharing Team, Post-Secondary ILL, CUFTS Free! Open Access Collections Team

The CUFTS Free! Open Access Collections page has just been updated, and the total collection is now 11,446 journals! This is an increase of about 400 journals since the last update in February 2011.

This update ... More
Category: Resource SharingUpdated: 01-Aug-2011