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Expand Your Reach With Open Access: Author's Rights, DalSpace
The Libraries offer the DalSpace repository as a way for you to provide open access to your research. Deposits to DalSpace fulfill research funder requirements and provide usage stats on page views of your work. Find out ...
Seeing Through the Eyes of Students: Participant Observation in an Academic Library
Participant observation of study spaces in the Killam Memorial Library at Dalhousie University revealed significant insight into the study behaviors of individual students and groups, the impact of building design on these ...
Donna Bourne-Tyson (Draft Profile)
Dominic Silvio (Draft Profile)
Michelle Paon (Draft Profile)
IM a Librarian: Extending Virtual Reference Services through Instant Messaging and Chat Widgets
The article focuses on the findings of a trial of a multi-protocol Instant Messaging (IM) platform with a web-based IM chat widget for the Live Help service of Novanet, a consortium consisting of university and community ...
Our Science, Our History: Hidden Treasures Online from the Nova Scotian Institute of Science
Did you know that Nova Scotia mackerel were once described as “pouty and greedy”? Or that certain boulders in Nova Scotia survived a storm-tossed history? In January 2012, the Dalhousie Libraries officially launched the ...
“One and One are Sometimes Eleven”: Local Source Partners and Technologies in the Killam Learning Commons
Eleven stakeholders currently share space in Dalhousie University’s Killam Library Learning Commons, with services ranging from research assistance and the IT help desk to tutoring, GIS & data services. Although some ...
Quick Response Codes: Finding ebooks in the Stacks
QR (Quick Response) codes were originally developed by Toyota back in 1994 to help them track vehicle parts. In recent years, they have been cropping up everywhere from product advertising to historic landmarks to real ...
DalSpace: Collections from the Past and Present
Developed in 2007 and launched in 2008, the DalSpace repository carries a diverse range of items from the Dalhousie academic community. Several collections relate to the history of science and medicine in Nova Scotia, as ...