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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.

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.

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.

Disability Sport and Public History Making in the Digital Age

Public Lecture

Presenter: Dr. Murray Phillips

The University of Queensland

Anthropology Colloquium

"Making [Digital] Heritage in Banda:" Photos as Affordances in Community-engaged Memory Work

Dr. Ann Stahl

Professor, Department of Anthropology

University of Victoria