About Us

UBC’s Okanagan Library: We bring you a world of knowledge; you bring the inspiration to change it.

Mission

UBC Library advances research, learning and teaching excellence by connecting communities, within and beyond the University, to the world’s knowledge.

UBC Okanagan Library is a proactive campus leader that delivers exceptional service in a vibrant learning space.

Vision

The library is a dynamic learning environment that engages people and inspires ideas.

Values

Knowledge | Discovery | Learning

We support free access to information and facilitate learning and discovery through innovation and collaboration.

Intellectual Freedom

We support inquiry and scholarly responsibility while respecting individual privacy.

Leadership

The Library is a proactive campus leader that delivers exceptional service in a vibrant learning space.

Respectful Workplace and Service Environment

At the Library, our highly skilled faculty and staff are passionate about creating open, inclusive, respectful and collegial working and learning environments.