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Winter 2021 Library Services

From the House of Learning and our two branch locations (Law and Williams Lake), TRU Library is committed to supporting the teaching and research needs of students, faculty, and staff. Find out more about the services we are offering for Winter 2021.

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Getting Started with Open Educational Resources (OER)

Have your students ever asked you, “Do I really need the textbook?” or “Is a previous edition OK?” With the high cost of textbooks and the transition to alternate delivery models due to the COVID-19 pandemic, using open educational resources (OER) such as open textbooks can significantly increase student learning and success. The Open Education...

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Virtual Stress-Free Zone – December 2020

Now that final exams are here, it’s more important than ever to breathe, stretch, and take a break. Join us in the virtual TRU Library Stress-Free Zone to share a pet, learn a craft, play a word game, or answer some fun trivia! Drop in to say hi, stay for a game, or just hang...

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RefWorks Not Being Renewed: Backing up your Account

TRU Library’s RefWorks subscription has come up for renewal, and we have decided not to renew the product. Anyone with a RefWorks account has until December 31, 2020 to export their data before the resource becomes unavailable to TRU users. What is RefWorks? RefWorks is a web-based citation management tool; citation or bibliographic management programs...

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