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Last Day for Food for Fines

April 20th, 2012 · Comments Off on Last Day for Food for Fines · General Posts

Have outstanding late fines? Today is the last day of our Food for Fines initiative. For every non-perishable item donated, patrons will receive $2 off of their overdue fines to a maximum of $20. Please note this event only applies to overdue fines. It does not apply to fees for lost or damaged items. Don’t […]

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Lost in the Library – A Video Guide to the DHH Library

April 20th, 2012 · Comments Off on Lost in the Library – A Video Guide to the DHH Library · General Posts

Do you find the library a scary place? If so, this fun and informative video will help dispel your fears! Created by Lindsay Gibb, Greg Janssen, Stacey Redick, and Lindsay Timmins, featuring the fantastic craftsmanship of Michael Harding, puppet maker extraordinaire, this video guides you through the wealth of services we have to offer here […]

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OCADU Reading Club Display: Food and Agriculture

March 19th, 2012 · Comments Off on OCADU Reading Club Display: Food and Agriculture · General Posts

The current theme is Food and Agriculture.  Check out the newest Reading Club display in the Dorothy H. Hoover Library. This display was created by student, Melissa Luk. Come to the library to pick up a copy of the Suggested Reading List: a list of potential books, graphic novels, websites, articles and zines to read on the […]

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Workshop for OCAD U Students–Avoiding Plagiarism: Using Sources in Academic Writing

March 19th, 2012 · Comments Off on Workshop for OCAD U Students–Avoiding Plagiarism: Using Sources in Academic Writing · General Posts

The Writing & Learning Centre presents an academic skills workshop for OCAD University Students: Avoiding Plagiarism: Using Sources in Academic Writing Learning how to cite sources appropriately in your written work is challenging. This workshop will answer your questions about plagiarism and when you need to cite your sources, such as “When do you need […]

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How To: Find Information on Copyright

March 6th, 2012 · Comments Off on How To: Find Information on Copyright · General Posts

Looking for information about copyright law on images? Interested in issues surrounding copyright in Canada? Want to know more about intellectual property? Library Catalogue A good place to begin your search is to look in the OCADU library catalogue to find print resources here in the DHH library. A simple strategy is to start looking […]

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4th Annual OCAD U Zine Fair!

March 1st, 2012 · Comments Off on 4th Annual OCAD U Zine Fair! · General Posts

The OCAD U Zine Library and the OCAD U Zine Collective present the 4th Annual OCAD U Zine Fair! Come out to see what the zinesters, crafters and all-round makers have been up to this year at OCAD U! Featuring drawing, text, comics, screenprinting and many other things to feast your eyes and dollars on. […]

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Programs and Services Available for Students at the Writing & Learning Centre

February 27th, 2012 · Comments Off on Programs and Services Available for Students at the Writing & Learning Centre · General Posts

The Writing & Learning Centre is pleased to offer services for OCAD University students during the upcoming Winter Term. We provide one-to-one tutoring, daily drop-in sessions for quick writing questions, and specialized tutoring for Thesis year work, ESL students, and Graduate students.  The WLC also offers Study Group Sessions for select first-year Liberal Studies courses, […]

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Language Learning Support for ESL Students

February 27th, 2012 · Comments Off on Language Learning Support for ESL Students · General Posts

The Writing & Learning Centre recognizes that ESL students experience particular challenges at university and can sometimes benefit from specialized supports and resources. ESL students are welcome to access all general WLC services, but we also encourage them to take advantage of the ESL Mini Series, a program designed especially for OCAD U ESL student […]

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Applying For the Sustainable Design Awards at OCAD U?

February 8th, 2012 · Comments Off on Applying For the Sustainable Design Awards at OCAD U? · General Posts

Need help finding sustainable materials? The Material ConneXion Database is an excellent resource! You can find information on materials for inspiration, strategic material roadmaps, or to make products more sustainable. Material Connexion’s Materials Library is the largest library of advanced, innovative, sustainable materials and processes in the world, offering access to over 4,500 materials. OCADU […]

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