Thursday, March 31, 2016

April 7th eBook Service Disruption



Please be advised that on Thursday April 7th, 2016 access to the EBL (Electronic Book Library) platform will be unavailable while the platform undergoes critical maintenance.

The service disruption is scheduled to begin at 3:00 PM and is expected to last for up to two hours.

During this time, no other library services will be affected.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Library Information Desk by phone (403-284-8616) or via our online chat service.

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Easter Holiday Hours Update

The SAIT Campus, including the Library, will be closed on Good Friday (March 25) and Easter Monday (March 28).


 We are open on:

Saturday, March 26         10AM – 5PM
Sunday, March 27            10AM – 5PM

Our regular hours will resume on Tuesday, March 29.


Monday, March 14, 2016

Native Awareness Week

The Reg Erhardt Library will be highlighting works from our collections by First Nations, Metis and Inuit writers during Native Awareness Week (March 14th to 17th), including:

You can find these items - and a lot more - on our display wall or by searching on http://library.sait.ca.

The Library has also provided several films for Chinook Lodge's Documentary Series on Wednesday, March 16th. Check Upcoming Events at Chinook Lodge to learn about other events and cultural presentations through the week.

Friday, March 4, 2016

Free Library and Computer Workshops!

Come check out these Free Workshops at the Learning Hub (Room NH 309).


All SAIT students are  welcome - no registration is required. There is no charge for these 1 hour workshops.




Computer Skills: Using SAIT Email

You will practice accessing and using SAIT’s email system. We will discuss how to write effective messages and subject lines that engage readers.

March 4            10:30am to 11:30am
12:30pm to 1:30pm

Computer Skills: Finding Information Online – Tips and Tricks
Learn how to find valuable online resources to help you with your research papers.  
March 10          9:15am to 10:15am
2:15pm to 3:15pm

Computer Skills: Learning at the library

Use the library’s books, videos and online tools to practice English and find Information about school and work.

March 10          1pm to 2pm


Computer Skills: Using Microsoft Word

Get started with MS Word by learning how to open and save documents, as well as format and edit text or graphics.

March 17          9:15am to 10:15am
                          1:45pm to2:45pm

Computer Skills: Using PowerPoint

You will practice setting up a basic PowerPoint slide, learn about templates and discuss effective ways to organize information.

March 31          10:30am to 11:30am
                          1:00pm to 2:00pm

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

March Library Events















The Reg Erhardt Library will be running the following events in March:


Date & Time
Hours
Event
Location
March 1 & 3
11:00am – 1:00pm
Library Main Floor
March 2
3:00 – 6:00pm
**Faculty Only Event**
MC008
March 2
5:00 – 7:00pm
Library Computer Commons
March 3
5:00 – 6:00pm
Conversation Club (Thursdays)
MC008
March 4
10:30 - 11:30am, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Computer Skills: Using SAIT Email
ELF Learning Hub NH309
March 7
12:00 – 1:00pm
MC008
March 8
4:00 – 6:00pm
Drop-in Chess Night
Library Computer Commons
March 8 & 10
11:00am – 1:00pm
Library Main Floor
March 9
5:00 – 7:00pm
Library Computer Commons
March 10
9:15 - 10:15am,   2:15 - 3:15pm
Finding Information Online
ELF Learning Hub NH309
March 10
10:30 - 11:30am, 1:00 - 2:00pm
Learning at the Library
ELF Learning Hub NH309
March 10
5:00 – 6:00pm
Conversation Club (Thursdays)
MC008
March 14
12:00 – 1:00pm
MC008
March 15 & 17
11:00am – 1:00pm
Library Main Floor
March 16
5:00 – 7:00pm
Library Computer Commons
March 17
5:00 – 6:00pm
Conversation Club (Thursdays)
MC008
March 17
9:15 - 10:15am,   1:45 - 2:45pm
Computer Skills: Using Word
ELF Learning Hub NH309
March 21
12:00 – 1:00pm
MC008
March 22
4:00 – 6:00pm
Drop-in Chess Night
Library Computer Commons
March 22 & 24
11:00am – 1:00pm
Library Main Floor
March 23
5:00-7:00pm
Library Computer Commons
March 24
5:00-6:00pm
Conversation Club (Thursdays)
MC008
March 29
11:00-1:00
SAITSA Financial Literacy Series: Getting out of debt
Library Computer Commons
March 29 & 31
11:00am – 1:00pm
Library Main Floor
March 30
5:00 – 7:00pm
Library Computer Commons
March 31
5:00-6:00pm
Conversation Club (Thursdays)
MC008