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Please note that the TRU Library will be closed on February 21, 2018 for Inservice Day.

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TNRD Talks: Freedom To Read 2018

Freedom To Read _TRU Library & TNRD On Tuesday, February 27th the TNRD Library System and TRU Library will host a panel discussion in celebration of Freedom to Read Week. Freedom to Read Week celebrates and supports authors and readers by encouraging all Canadians to think about intellectual freedom. Intellectual freedom is the right to...

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WebCast: Research Data Management, Data Governance, and Ethics

The TRU Library, as a member of the BC Research Libraries Group (BCRLG), is pleased to present “Surveying the Landscape: Research Data Management, Data Governance, and Ethics,” a talk being given by Dr. Jacqueline Quinless out of the University of Victoria. This talk will be WEBCAST Thursday January 25, 1:00 – 2:30 pm.  You are...

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Stress Free Zone (SFZ) RETURNS

On Monday December 4th, TRU Library is once again setting up a “Stress-Free Zone” for final exams. The SFZ will run from Dec 4th  to Dec 15th in the library on the 3rd floor of House of Learning.   It’s a place for students to take a break from studying, refresh their minds, and have...

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