UBC’s Okanagan Library
By Glenn Drexhage on January 25, 2013
It was time for a celebration on UBC’s Okanagan campus recently, as staff hosted an open house marking the 20th anniversary of the Library building. That facility, along with Arts, Sciences and Administration, were opened in 1993 as part of Okanagan University College (the transition to UBC’s Okanagan campus occurred about seven years ago). Staff [...]
By Glenn Drexhage on October 29, 2012
The handsome, refurbished Library at UBC’s Okanagan campus has officially opened. Highlights of the $1.4-million renovation include increased student seating and new amenities; read the media releaseto find out more this great new space. The opening also received media coverage in the Okanagan. Check out “UBCO library upgrade enhances teaching and research” in the [...]
By Glenn Drexhage on September 5, 2012
The $1.4-million renovation to UBC’s Okanagan campus library is complete. With more seating, additional group study rooms and added quiet reading space, the Library is a nexus of rich content, state-of-the-art technology and inspiring space. Staff are eager to show off the revitalized space to the campus community and Okanagan residents. For more on the renovation, [...]
By Glenn Drexhage on March 27, 2012
The donation of six screenprints to UBC’s Okanagan campus is featured in the Kelowna Capital News. The prints – donated by Briar Craig, an Associate Professor of Visual Arts – are on display in the Field Reading Room, which is based in UBC’s Okanagan Library.
By Jessica Woolman on December 8, 2011
Photo credit Martin Dee
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By Glenn Drexhage on December 1, 2008
The Fall/Winter 2008/09 issue of Friends, UBC Library’s newsletter, is now available. View other UBC Library publications online.
By Glenn Drexhage on December 3, 2007
The new Fall 2007 issue of Friends newsletter is now available. View other UBC Library publications online.
By Glenn Drexhage on August 9, 2006
The latest issue of Friends newsletter is now available. View other UBC Library publications online.