By michelle blackwell on March 20, 2017
Constable Graham Walker’s deep dive into our Special Collections has culminated in a provincial memorial for Charles Painter, a special constable for the BC Electric Railway who was killed in 1915.
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By Jessica Woolman on April 27, 2015
UBC Library’s rare Chinese collections will soon be available online, thanks in part to the work of Professor Yao and the Asian Library.
By Glenn Drexhage on January 3, 2008
UBC Library Vault, which features beautiful images and their stories from the Library’s rare and special collections, was recently featured in the news: “UBC Library Vault…Unlock the Treasures,” UBC Reports, December 2007 issue. “UBC Library Vault,” BCLA Reporter, November/December 2007 issue.