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Post prepared by Brenna Williamson Welcome to Open Access Week 2021! This year we’re celebrating open access (OA) at StFX by highlighting open educational resources (OER). But first, for those of you wondering just what exactly OA means, here’s a quick introduction to OA! Already familiar with OA? Scroll to the end of this postContinue reading “Open Access: It’s time to learn more”
September 30, 2021 marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. This federal statutory holiday was passed into federal law in June of this year and Nova Scotia is among a handful of provinces that is also recognizing this day as an official holiday. But this is not a holiday of celebration,Continue reading “National Day for Truth & Reconciliation”
Post prepared by Rebekah Glendinning & Sandy Iverson Banning books may seem like a thing of the past, but every year many books are challenged based on their content or language. In recent years, most challenged books contain LGBTQ+ themes, demonstrating a clear pattern in what type of content is targeted. Banned Books Week callsContinue reading “Banned Books Week Sept 26-Oct 2”
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