The University of Saskatchewan Library is celebrating the 25,000th live record on the Indigenous Studies Portal (iPortal) January 25th, 2011. The celebration will open at 9:30 a.m. in the Library Learning Commons area, located on the ground floor of the Murray Library.
The opening will begin with a prayer, hand drummers, and an announcement by Dean Vicki Williamson, and other speakers will follow. Cultural teachings will begin at 10:00, with Elders Walter & Maria Linklater. At 11:45 a.m. in the Link Gallery, located on the first floor, there will be drummers and dancers, followed at noon by a lunch. In the afternoon, in Room 161, there will be demonstrations by Deborah Lee, the iPortal Librarian, on the iPortal database.