By michelle blackwell on January 10, 2017
From February 1-3, 2017, the UBC and SFU Libraries will host workshops and events that allow researchers to gain these skills and connect with one another.
By Clare Yow on November 23, 2016
The Open Library of Humanities is pleased to announce that the University of British Columbia Library has joined their Library Partnership Subsidy system (November 18, 2016).
By michelle blackwell on November 7, 2016
UBC Library’s Digital object identifier (DOI) assignment service makes research more discoverable and helps track scholarly impact.
By michelle blackwell on August 30, 2016
We spoke with Shannon about the extensive research she does for her books and how UBC Library and Collections have played a crucial role.
Posted in General, Uncategorized | Tagged with alumni, collections, digitization, historical fiction, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (IKBLC), Koerner Library, Napoleon, open access, profile, Rare Books and Special Collections, research, Shannon Selin, teaching learning, UBC Library
By michelle blackwell on August 23, 2016
UBC Library has acquired a copy of the Kelmscott Chaucer, one of the world’s most extraordinary books. Printed in a limited edition of only 438 copies, the Works of Geoffrey Chaucer was published by William Morris’s Kelmscott Press in 1896.
Posted in General, Press releases | Tagged with 19th Century, art, Colbeck Collection, collections, community, donation, donors, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (IKBLC), Kelmscott Chaucer, Kelmscott Press, press release, Rare Books and Special Collections, research, teaching learning, UBC Library, William Morris
By Jasmine Devonshire on March 31, 2016
What is SimPEG? The SimPEG team is one of the two recipient teams for IDEA in 2015. SimPEG is a software package for research and development in geophysics, which provides a framework to carry out numerical research. The project is targeted at promoting exploration, experimentation and extension of ideas in an open-source manner. The […]
By Clare Yow on March 23, 2016
Learn how the Library’s new acquisitions are enhancing teaching and learning at UBC.
By Jasmine Devonshire on March 18, 2016
Research initiatives at UBC Library strive to enhance student learning, engage with communities and partners across the globe and accelerate UBC research.