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Joint Gathering 2018

The Joint Gathering 2018, held from Jan. 16-18 in Vancouver, BC, attracted over 500 delegates. Co‑hosted by BC Assembly of First Nations, First Nation Summit, Union of BC Indian Chiefs and the Department of Indigenous Services Canada (DISC), the Gathering encouraged respectful and open conversations to identify areas of collaboration to advance First Nation interests.

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Object Biographies: Artist’s Lives through their Archives

Legacy Maltwood| at the Mearns Centre – McPherson Library
Lekwungen territory

Have you applied to co-op? Today’s the deadline for some programs.

Myfanwy Pavelic: Mirrored Selves Within and Without

This exhibition is in two parts. Visit Myfanwy's works at both:
- Legacy Maltwood - Mearns Centre McPherson Library | May 18 - Sept 15. Hours:
- Legacy Downtown - 630 Yates St. | May 25 - Sept 21

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.

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.

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.