News & Events

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

New Features for Scholars Portal Dataverse

Scholars Portal is pleased to announce the release of the new Scholars Portal Dataverse.

10/04/2016 - 11:34

Scholars Portal Roadshow 2016 is coming to a library near you!

This year, we're putting Scholars Portal Day on hold, packing the Scholars Portal tour bus and bringing the conversation to you. 

09/23/2016 - 13:36

Ask a Librarian virtual reference service turns 5!

Ask a Librarian, OCUL's virtual reference service reopens today after a month-long summer hiatus. This year, our first day of service falls on a special occasion: Ask a Librarian’s fifth birthday!

09/12/2016 - 16:31

Market Sounding for a Shared Library Services Platform (LSP)

As part of the Collaborative Futures Project, OCUL is seeking to engage with the library technology market to expand its understanding of shared next-generation Library Services Platform (LSP) solutions.

08/18/2016 - 11:19

Accessible Content ePortal grows to over 10,000 titles


This week, the Accessible Content ePortal (ACE) service passed a major milestone.

07/22/2016 - 10:29

Ask a Librarian Update: Software Migration and Service Closure

Ask a Librarian will be closed on Friday, June 24 for the software migration.

06/21/2016 - 09:50

New Feature on Scholars Portal Journals: Search by ORCID iD

Users can now search for authors on Scholars Portal Journals by their ORCID identifier. 

06/09/2016 - 11:51


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