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There be dragons: Medieval ecology and empire off the map

Presentation by Dr. Robert Rouse from UBC. February 26 at 4:30 pm in the Idea's Visualization Lounge.

Sponsored by The Medieval Miscere Colloquium Series

Student Library Advisory Council

The next meeting is on 
February 27, 2018
from 12:30-1:30pm
in the Library Boardroom, EL4371A
Free pizza!
For more information, email

Student Library Advisory Council Meeting Notice

Banned Books Reader Series

Join MRU community members as they read passages from banned, challenged, or otherwise censored and suppressed books in order to reaffirm our commitment to freedom of expression and socially responsible use of information. If you are interested in reading, please contact Light refreshments will be served.

freedom to read week

Library Student Research Awards

The Mount Royal Library Awards for Research Excellence recognize students producing outstanding scholarly projects such as papers, film projects, posters, technology-based projects, or creative works that demonstrate research skills and the effective use of information resources.

Research Pays - 3 x prizes, 3 x categories. Submission deadline April 10, 2018

Teaching with movies and other media

It's not always clear how you can use films and other media in your teaching or how your User Rights under the Copyright Act apply. Join Copyright advisor Alana Gaulin in a workshop to answer your questions.

Register: ​Thursday March 1, 1:00 - 2:30 or Tuesday March 6, 10:00 - 11:30

Image: Adaptation of film-2233692_960_720 by Skitterphoto via Pixabay, licensed under CC0.

film reel

Open Education Week Celebration 2018

Please join us March 9 for an afternoon to hear two guest speakers. 12-1:30 - Invited Keynote Christina Hendricks, Professor of Teaching at UBC. 1:45-3 - MRU librarians Jordan Crate-Serhal and Richard Hayman. Registration page:

open education week

Using electronic images

Knowing how to incorporate electronic images in your course material can be confusing. Join Copyright Advisor Alana Gaulin in a workshop that will answer your questions.

Register: ​Thursday March 8, 10:00 - 11:30 or Tuesday March 13, 1:00 - 2:30

Image: Adaptation of Siquijor Island-Paliton Beach (1) by Faith Mari via Flickr, licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0.

beach scene

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