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Premier Announces Fraser Valley's First University 

From the News Release:

ABBOTSFORD

The University College of the Fraser Valley will become a university, to be called the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV), Premier Gordon Campbell and Advanced Education Minister Murray Coell announced today.



The new University of the Fraser Valley will build on its international reputation for ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 29-Apr-2008
 
Emily Carr University of Art and Design 

B.C. TO ESTABLISH EMILY CARR UNIVERSITY OF ART & DESIGN

From the government's News Release:

VANCOUVER The Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design will become a university, to be called the Emily Carr University of Art and Design (ECUAD), Premier Gordon Campbell and Advanced Education Minister Murray Coell announced today.

 ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 28-Apr-2008
 
Capilano University 

Province to establish Capilano University

From the News Release:

NORTH VANCOUVER – Capilano College will become a university, to be called Capilano University (CU), Premier Gordon Campbell and Advanced Education Minister Murray Coell announced today.



The creation of Capilano University will mean thousands of students throughout the Howe Sound Corridor will ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 25-Apr-2008
 
2008/09 Union Database Submission Schedule 

April 25, 2008

To: ELN Resource Sharing Team, ELN Media Team, Post-secondary ILL and Union Database Contacts
Fr: Korinne Moone, BC ELN
cc: Heather Morrison, Project Coordinator, BC ELN

Re: 2008/09 Union Databases Submission Schedule

The 2008/09 schedule for the "strip and reload" of the union databases to Auto-Graphics is now ... More
Category: Resource SharingUpdated: 25-Apr-2008
 
Announcing Kwantlen Polytechnic University 

SURREY Kwantlen University College will become a university, to be called Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU), Premier Gordon Campbell and Advanced Education Minister Murray Coell announced today.

From the News Release:

The new Kwantlen Polytechnic University will help meet the need for skilled people to enter into the workforce and ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 25-Apr-2008
 
Vancouver Island University 

From the government's News Release:

NANAIMO. Malaspina University-College will become a university, to be called Vancouver Island University (VIU), Premier Gordon Campbell and Advanced Education Minister Murray Coell announced today.



As the first-ever Vancouver Island university based outside ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 24-Apr-2008
 
EBSCO Free Databases in CUFTS 

Correction April 11:

GreenFILE is free fulltext - LISTA is free abstracts. Only GreenFILE can be set up for free access in CUFTS.

To have GreenFILE and LISTA activated in your EBSCO account, contact EBSCO Technical Support at (800) 758-5995 to have these databases added to your profile.

More ... More
Category: Resource SharingUpdated: 11-Apr-2008
 
Please welcome new Client Support specialist 

April 11, 2008

To: All BC ELN Contacts
From: Heather Morrison, BC ELN

Please join us in welcoming Korinne Moone, BC ELN Client Support specialist, who joined BC ELN on April 7.

Korinne is a graduate of the Library Technician diploma program at Langara College, and has a variety of experience in public and ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 11-Apr-2008
 
netLibrary Publicly Accessible Collection MARC records 

MARC records are now available for download for the netLibrary Publicly Accessible collection, at http://www.eln.bc.ca/view.php?id=92.

Description from the netLibrary brochure:

Our publicly accessible collection of more than 3,400
eBook titles features many classics, as well as other titles in the public domain. You
receive this collection at no additional charge when you purchase NetLibrary ... More
Category: DatabasesUpdated: 07-Apr-2008
 
Canadiana.Org & Alouette Canada - Merger 

Ottawa On March 6, 2008 the Boards of the Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions (CIHM)
and the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) concluded an historic agreement to merge the
CIHM and the AlouetteCanada initiative to create a new body with the official name of Canadiana.org. All parties
declared their commitment to ... More
Category: AnnouncementsUpdated: 04-Apr-2008