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  • Library
    Dec. 11 - 14

    The Emily Carr University Core Interdisclipinary Studio FNDT-165-F001 class & instructor invite YOU to Object & Nest!

    Opening reception
    Dec 11, 1:30 - 3:45pm
    Free snacks & tea
    Open to the public during library hours

    Closing reception
    Dec 14, 1pm - 4pm

  • Starting December 1st and running until the last day the University is open the library will be accepting canned food to pay for overdue fines. One can of food equals $2. Maximum fines waived $20. All donations will go to the Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society.

  • Library, 1st Floor
    November 27 - December 4, 2017

    I’m an avid follower of the news, and sometimes you just can’t take anymore war, any more disasters, and you want to remind yourself there’s beauty in the world. - Alexander McQueen

    2017 as of now is at the epitome of upheaval with individuals asking “How can this get any worse?" Only for it to get worse. The election of Donald J. Trump as president of the United States of America, the bubonic plague in Madagascar, a dramatic increase in mass shootings, claimed acts of terrorism, public re-emergence of the Alt-Right, ongoing threat of nuclear war and environmental concerns surpassing the point of reconciliation; many individuals feel as if the world is coming to an end.

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  • Room C3255
    November 29, 2017, 11:30am - 1pm

    Information Sessions on Data Management and Research Ethics - for All Researchers (Faculty, Students, or Staff)

    11:30 – 11:50am, Data Management Standards + Resources
    Carly Diab, Collections, Reference + Instruction Librarian

    11:50am – 12:10pm, Research Ethics & Sensitive Research Data
    Lois Klassen, Coordinator Research Ethics Board

    12:10 – 12:30, discussion

    12:30 – 1pm, Optional Research Ethics Application Clinic

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  • Artists' Books Room
    November 14 - 29, 2017

    'soft logic library' is an immersive bibliographic installation displaying the research of Jourdan Tymkow's long term 'soft logic' projects that will culminate into a written project. 'soft logic' is a research and material practice questioning the possibilities for alternative clothing practices on both individual and systemic levels. The installation will feature videos, books, interviews, and artifacts that feature feminist speculative theorists and biologists, poets and activists, fashion scholars and academics, musicians and artists. What possibilities do clothing inventions have to disrupt the fashion system, and consequently, social systems?

  • The Library will be closed on Monday, October 9, for Thanksgiving.

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  • Currently showing at the Emily Carr Library

    Human activities have affected all aspects of planetary life, provoking a dangerous rate of damage to our environment. Warming ocean temperatures, deforestation, plastic contamination in the food chain and ground-water contamination are just a few of the pressing ecological issues facing our current generation. In exploring different facets of environmental change, I question our relationship with other living species.

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  • Library Window Gallery
    November 25, 2016 - January 4, 2017

    Jessica Gnyp - Untitled #4 (window glass, photo-backdrop paper, digital photograph, toner print on banner paper)

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  • July 14 will be the last day the Library is open, before we close for the campus move. The Library will re-open to students at Great Northern Way on September 5.

  • The Library will be closed on Monday, May 22, for Victoria Day.

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