By Kristy Koehler, August 27 2019—
If you’ve been in the Taylor Family Digital Library lately, you might have noticed something new — big blue kiosks. These are the library’s new self-serve kiosks for reserve materials and are part of … Read the rest
By Derek Baker, April 24 2018 —
Feathers were ruffled this exam season in the Taylor Family Digital Library, where students’ studying sessions were interrupted by an allegedly trapped magpie on the first two floors of the building. Efforts to … Read the rest
March 5, 2018 —
Stop with the entrepreneurial campaign
While commuting to campus last week, I saw an advertisement for the University of Calgary at an LRT station. It was part of the school’s campaign for its “entrepreneurial campus.” “What’s … Read the rest
By Frankie Hart, January 31 2018 —
A small electrical fire broke out this morning on the third floor of the Taylor Family Digital Library. After a brief investigation, staff discovered that the fire resulted from overheating computers that were … Read the rest
By Zarif Alibhai, April 27 2017 —
On March 31, the University of Calgary received about $1 million from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to help evolve its library resources.
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation is a private foundation based … Read the rest
By Derek Baker, January 31 2017 —
Required readings and practice questions aren’t the only things students found hard in the Taylor Family Digital Library last semester.
Many students are still coping with the loss of the TFDL bean bag … Read the rest
By Scott Strasser, September 20 2016 —
The fifth annual Designing Libraries Conference took place at the University of Calgary from Sept. 18–20.
Hosted every two years by the U of C’s Taylor Family Digital Library, the conference examines the … Read the rest