News & Events

Webinar: Back to School with Scholars Portal

Wednesday, September 6th, 11AM  

08/24/2017 - 13:47

Canadian Library Consortia OCUL and COPPUL Join Forces with Archive-It to Expand Web Archiving in Canada

The Council of Prarie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) and the Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) have joined forces in a multi-consortial offering of Archive-It, the web archiving service of the Internet Archive. Working together, COPPUL and OCUL are considering ways that they can significantly expand web archiving in Canada.

08/02/2017 - 16:42

OCUL Outstanding Contribution Award Call for Nominations

Nominations are now open for the OCUL Outstanding Contribution Award.

07/20/2017 - 14:04

Scholars Portal Books Redevelopment - beta release

Scholars Portal is pleased to announce the beta release of the new Scholars Portal Books platform. Users are invited to try searching, reading, and downloading on the new platform, and to provide any feedback via our survey:

06/22/2017 - 11:10

CARL and OCUL Work Together to Enhance Canada’s Data Management and Digital Preservation Landscape

May 03 2017 - The Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL) and the Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) announced today the signing of an agreement that will see both organizations work together to identify and advance regional and national issues relating to the data discovery, management and digital preservation needs of the Canadian research community.

05/04/2017 - 15:11

Ontario’s University Libraries Collaborate to Build a Large-Scale Shared Storage Network

OCUL is pleased to announce that the Ontario Library Research Cloud (OLRC) will open its doors to subscribers as of May 1, 2017.  

04/27/2017 - 14:02

Lakehead University Library and Scholars Portal collaborate on hosted digital preservation pilot

Scholars Portal and Lakehead University Library are pleased to announce their collaboration on the development of Permafrost, a new preservation service to help protect the unique digital collections held by Ontario’s university libraries and archives. 

04/06/2017 - 11:14

Wilfrid Laurier University makes nationally significant Ipsos polling data freely available to the world

University Archives’ entire collection of Canadian national polling data will be shared via the Ontario Council of University Libraries’ Scholars Portal online platforms

03/10/2017 - 14:47

OCUL 1967-2017

The Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) is celebrating 50 years of collaboration in 2017.

02/22/2017 - 13:46

Holiday Schedule for OCUL & Scholars Portal

Happy holidays from your colleagues at OCUL and Scholars Portal!

12/19/2016 - 10:56

Service Update: Scholars GeoPortal

The GeoPortal team recently completed a significant back-end upgrade, developing a scalable infrastructure to support the growing storage needs for geospatial data across OCUL.

12/13/2016 - 14:14

Finding Open Access Content on Scholars Portal Journals

Just in time for Open Access week, users can now easily find Open Access (OA) content on Scholars Portal Journals!

10/25/2016 - 16:16


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