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The role of libraries and archives in canon formation and establishing literary value : a point of view from the English-speaking world
Since the 1970s, libraries and archives in the English-speaking world have dealt with changes wrought by economic, intellectual, technological, and political forces. These forces in turn have had a significant impact on ...
The New England Collaborative Data Management Curriculum Pilot at the University of Manitoba: A Canadian Experience
(University of Massachusetts Medical School, 2014)
Canada’s federal funding agencies are following the directions of funding agencies in the United States and United Kingdom, and will soon require a data management plan in grant applications. The University of Manitoba ...
Building a Community of Practice for Research Data Services: Experience of CLIR/DLF E-Research Peer Network & Mentoring Group
(Digital Library Federation, 2014-10)
From March to October 2014, eight academic libraries in the United States and Canada participated in the CLIR/DLF E-Research Peer Networking & Mentoring Group (ERPNMG), a program that aimed at encouraging and building a ...
Academic law libraries and self-represented litigants
Self-represented litigants are growing in numbers and they are a concern in every sector of the legal community. These citizens use public institutions to do their legal research. In this article, I focus on academic ...
Library Space and Signage Kindness Audits: What Does Your User See?
(Partnership: The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research, 2016)
This paper presents an overview of how the University of Manitoba Libraries adapted the concept of a "kindness audit" to identify and document space, usability, and signage concerns and successes across all 20 system ...
Culture of Assessment Survey Year One Report
The Culture of Assessment Survey was developed by the former Assessment Committee at the University of Manitoba Libraries. It was constructed to measure the University of Manitoba Libraries’ progress in building a culture ...
Changes to Library of Congress Subject Headings Related to Indigenous Peoples: for use in the AMA MAIN Database
(Unpublished, 2015. Revi)
Additions, changes and deletions to the Library of Congress Subject Headings relating Indigenous peoples. These changes were created for use by the Association of Manitoba Archives in their MAIN database of Manitoba archival ...
OSS Cognitive Walkthrough Reports
SCOPE This walkthrough focused on the functional areas of accessing records with multiple versions, accessing appropriate help resources in-catalogue, and locating research guides in One Stop Search.
A look back on the Prairie: the Manitoba Health Libraries Association / Manitoba Association of Health Information Providers (MHLA / MAHIP) chapter history project
(Canadian Health Libraries Association, 2011)
The Manitoba Association of Health Information Providers (MAHIP) is the provincial chapter of the Canadian Health Libraries Association / Association des bibliothe`- ques de la sante´ du Canada (CHLA / ABSC). MAHIP ...
Honouring Our Heritage: Manitoba Association of Health Information Providers (MAHIP) Chapter History Project
Background: The Manitoba Association of Health Information Providers (MAHIP), formerly Manitoba Health Libraries Association, has been in existence since 1976. The membership has been inspired to undertake a history project ...