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Creation Myths of the North: An Exhibit of Student Artwork

September 16, 2022 — 
The Department of Icelandic Language and Literature has established a "free play" tradition which encourages students to pursue original projects and create new works inspired by Old Norse myths and legends. Creation Myths of the North: An Exhibit of Student Artwork shows some of the pieces created by students over the last few years.

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Top 10 Reasons to Visit UM Libraries Today

September 16, 2022 — 
Welcome back to the UM Libraries! The Libraries are at the heart of the university community and are essential to research, study, academic development, collaborations, and meeting peers. We’re excited to open our doors and welcome students to the Fall term. Whether it’s been a while since you’ve last visited our locations or it’s your first time on campus, we’d like to remind you of 10 reasons to visit our libraries!

Open Access Week 2022

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Call for Speakers: UM Open Access Week 2022 Symposium

September 9, 2022 — 
UM Libraries together with the Senate Committee on Libraries (Sub-committee for Advancing Open Access) invite speaker submissions for the UM Open Access Week 2022 Symposium: Open for Climate Justice on October 27, 2022.

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Global News: U of M acquires rare medieval Scandinavian book

September 9, 2022 — 
'This guy's role in terms of preserving medieval Icelandic literature is incredible and then to produce this kind of scholarly work about it is just amazing'

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Download Self-Checkout app to save time at Libraries

August 29, 2022 — 
Avoid the lineup and check out items on your mobile device from anywhere inside UM Libraries.

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Libraries acquires rare medieval Scandinavian book

August 8, 2022 — 
UM Libraries, Archives & Special Collections has recently purchased the first edition of Ole Worm’s 'Runir, seu, Danica literatura antiqvissima' (Runes, or, the ancient literature of the Norse people)

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MSpace improvements benefit researchers

May 16, 2022 — 
MSpace has recently had a renovation that improves functionality and includes features will increase discovery to deposited works and help researchers meet funder open policy mandates.

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Libraries summer hours begin May 9

May 2, 2022 — 
UM Libraries on the Fort Garry campus open to the public on May 9th. Libraries hours change for for summer term.

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Need a laptop?

April 25, 2022 — 
UM students may now borrow a laptop from the self-service lending locker at the Elizabeth Dafoe Library.

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Indigenous librarian internship opportunity

April 4, 2022 — 
Are you looking for a career that provides exciting potential and immense satisfaction in developing and serving your community? Become part of the transformation of libraries and information services by pursuing a career in librarianship.

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