May 10th, 2022 – Relation to Research: Traditional Knowledges in Academic Libraries with Xwi7xwa Library

Come join us on an informative session as we learn from Kayla and Karleen how to: access materials for Indigenous knowledges so that problematic scholarship is not perpetuated, how to acknowledge self in relation to research, how to utilize knowledges as voices of our ancestors, how to acknowledge communities in research, learn about TK Labels and data management methodologies!

Thank you for your interest and participation!

This session’s video is now available for viewing.

Thank you to everyone for your continued interest in our events.

We would like to reiterate that everyone is welcome to our UBCLC sessions.

Our events aim to embody a safe space for everyone of all different backgrounds to have their opinions and voices equally heard

Date: Tuesday, May 10th, 2022 (PST)
Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 am
Where: Online via Zoom.

About the Presenters:


Kayla Lar-Son

Originally from Treaty 6 Territory Kayla Lar-Son Metis and Ukrainian and serves as the Indigenous programs and services librarian for the Xwi7xwa library at UBC.


Karleen Delaurier-Lyle

Karleen is the Information Services Librarian at Xwi7xwa Library. Ojibway, Cree, mixed settler ancestry and a member of the Berens River First Nation. She was born and raised on the unceded, ancestral, and traditional territory of the Syilx/Okanagan People. She received her BA from UBCO in Indigenous Studies and Gender and Women’s Studies and her Master’s in Library and Information Studies at UBC Vancouver.





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