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Reserve Reading Room Relaxation Activity & Ocean Themed Listening Station

Like puzzles? Like music? Need a break? Join us to celebrate Science Literacy Week. Inour newly renovated Reserve Reading Room, come and help us celebrate science and oceans research in Canada for Science Literacy Week 2019.

Science Literacy Week: Book & Digital Displays

Walk through the library and explore the world of ocean science in books and on our digital displays.

RCS Artificial Intelligence Workshop with Intel

In this one-day workshop you will learn about AI methodologies as well as AI optimization tools and techniques, that can be applied to Intel Xeon® processors as well as learn about some of Intel’s upcoming products that can be leveraged for AI. Benefit from live demos, followed by guided hands-on experience where you will learn how to optimize deep learning codes to accelerate computing applications.

Exhibit: Ocean Myths and Realities: From Folklore to Facts

In celebration of Science Literacy Week, Special Collections and University Archivesshowcases its collection related to this year's theme: oceans.

Résumé Day

Marine Mammal & Underwater Soundscapes Listening Station

The UVic Libraries Music & Media Unit is hosting a "media & sound" oceanacoustics exhibit. Browse a selection of ocean themed videos and CDs. An " Ocean Acoustics Listening Station" will provide listening access to two Soundcloud Collections.

Exhibit: Ocean Dwellers in 3D: A Collaboration of the UVic Libraries Digitization Unit & the UVic Anthropology Department’s Zooarchaeology Collection

The UVic Libraries Digitization Centre has 3D imaged a number of marine skeletalspecimens from the Anthropology Department's Zooarchaeology Collection.