Library Acquires O’Reilly for Higher Education

  Posted on: November 24, 2022

Recently the TRU Library acquired O’Reilly for Higher Education (OHE). You can access this extensive database of resources by going to the Library’s A-Z Database listing and browsing to the letter O. For more information about searching and using the database, contact the TRU Library.

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LIBRARY SERVICE HOURS

  Posted on: November 10, 2022

Library Services will be closed November 10th, 2022, from 5:00pm – 9:00pm due to a planned network outage across campus. Library Services will be closed November 11th, 2022, for Remembrance Day. Student Study Spaces on the 1st, 2nd, and 4th floors remain open from 7:30am – 12:00pm. Regular Library Service Hours resume Saturday, November 12,…

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Long Night Against Procrastination (LNAP)

  Posted on: October 26, 2022

Taking a writing-intensive course? Major final research essays due in December? Don’t pull a stressed-out all-nighter; join a campus community of writers and academic support services at the Long Night Against Procrastination, on Thursday, November 17th, and stay up late together, where help and encouragement are available! Throughout the evening, from 5:30pm until 11:30pm: 20 minute workshops…

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Library Acquires the IBIS World Database

  Posted on: September 23, 2022

What is the industry revenue for athletic and sporting goods manufacturing in Canada? How much revenue is generated from the manufacture of skis, surfboards, or other watersport equipment? Who are the major companies involved? How much revenue do ski, and snowboard resorts generate in Canada?  What are the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats to the…

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Access Feature Films and Documentaries with Criterion-on-Demand

  Posted on: June 7, 2022

Recently the TRU Library added a new digital streaming video platform called Criterion-on-Demand to its subscription collection of online resources. The Criterion-on-Demand company provides feature film rights to the Canadian K-12 and post-secondary markets. TRU faculty, staff, and students can access films on this platform freely from anywhere 24/7 using their TRU login and password….

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Access 125+ Years of BC Historical Newspapers!

  Posted on: May 3, 2022

Libraries across British Columbia (including TRU Library) have joined together to provide every B.C. and Yukon resident with online access to 126 years of B.C.’s longest published newspapers: the Vancouver Sun (1912-2010), the Times-Colonist (1884-2010) and The Province (1894-2010). Anyone with a computer or mobile device located in BC or the Yukon can now access…

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TRU Librarian Wins Outstanding Contribution Award

  Posted on: April 5, 2022

Brenda Smith, Open Education Librarian, is this year’s recipient of the Council of Prairie and Pacific University Library (COPPUL) Outstanding Contribution Award. Brenda was recognized for her work in advancing resource sharing between COPPUL libraries. She has taken multiple leadership roles in COPPUL over the years that have supported interlibrary loan (ILL) initiatives. During her…

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It’s Undergraduate Conference Week!

  Posted on: March 31, 2022

Posters for the 2022 TRU Undergraduate Research & Innovation Conference are now available to view online at https://libguides.tru.ca/urc2022 The conference is open to students in any year of undergraduate study at TRU, and in any program. This year, you’ll find student research about forecasting methods for Canadian COVID-19 data, cave bacteria, atomic force microscopes, the creation…

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Twitch Tuesdays: Game and Learn!

  Posted on: March 14, 2022

Come join us (virtually) with Twitch Tuesdays with TRU Library from 7 to 8 PM where TRU librarians can help answer your research questions while gaming and geeking out!  Twitch Link: https://www.twitch.tv/trulibrary YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCznQvUAgvpsJ0puPIEutzQw

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Apply to take part in 2022 Undergraduate Research Conference!

  Posted on: March 2, 2022

For the 2nd year in a row, the 2022 TRU Undergraduate Research & Innovation Conference will be a virtual event, hosted by the TRU Library. Open to TRU students in any year of undergraduate study and from any program, conference participants will be able to share virtual posters that will be online March 29 to…

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