Media coverage

UBC Library’s branches and collections are regularly featured in the media. 

UBC Okanagan receives $40M for Teaching and Learning Centre, Infrastructure upgrades
The Academica Group reports on UBC's upcoming Okanagan campus expansion, thanks to a joint federal-provincial and university investment.
Date: December 7, 2016 @4:27 pm

New $35 million library expansion at UBC Okanagan
Okanagan Life reports that work has begun on a new $35-million Teaching and Learning Centre at UBC’s Okanagan campus.
Date: December 6, 2016 @10:19 am

$40 million expansion at UBCO
Thanks in part to a $10 million investment from students themselves, University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus will soon have a massive upgrade to its Teaching and Learning Centre, reports Kelowna Now.
Date: December 6, 2016 @10:17 am

Multi-million dollar learning centre to be built at UBC-Okanagan
Global News explores the $40.6 million funding announcement to build a teaching and learning centre adjacent to the UBC Okanagan library.
Date: December 6, 2016 @10:12 am

New $35 million teaching and learning centre for UBC Okanagan
The federal and provincial governments, along with UBC Okanagan students, are partnering to pay for the latest major infrastructure addition to the university’s campus, the Kelowna Capital News has announced. Also syndicated to the Vernon Morning Star, Summerland Review, and Penticton Western News.
Date: December 6, 2016 @10:15 am

UBCO getting $35 million library expansion
AM1150 announces the major expansion to the library at the UBC Okanagan campus.
Date: December 6, 2016 @10:04 am

UBCO gets new building
UBC and the federal and provincial governments are chipping in to get a new building for students on the UBC Okanagan campus. Article from Castanet.
Date: December 6, 2016 @10:05 am

Governments pledge $35 million for new teaching, learning centre
The Kelowna Daily Courier looks at how UBC Okanagan students will soon have more places to study following the expansion of the campus library.
Date: December 6, 2016 @10:05 am

UBC Okanagan focus of $40 million investment for library expansion and infrastructure upgrades
A joint federal-provincial and university investment was announced on December 5, 2016 at UBC’s Okanagan campus to establish a new Teaching and Learning Centre and fund various sustainability and infrastructure upgrades.
Date: December 5, 2016 @11:16 am

100 years of Prince George Citizen now in digital form at library
A century's worth of the Prince George Citizen was digitized thanks to support from the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.
Date: December 1, 2016 @10:03 am