Help getting started
Library employees at our virtual service desk are prepared to answer your general research questions or refer you to an appropriate resource by the end of the next workday or sooner.
Help with your research
Subject Librarians are specialists who can address your in-depth research questions. The form below will go directly to your Subject Librarian.
Prefer an appointment? Subject Librarians are available to support you remotely.
Library loans and collections
The Library lends books, journals, magazines, course reserves, and DVDs for free to everyone with a UBCcard. While the majority of our collection is available online, access to print collections from the UBC Library is available through our contactless pickup service.
The Student Learning Hub is now fully virtual with an array of free and flexible online learning services to support you while learning remotely. Discover a support network that meets your individual needs, including online learning skills support, tutoring in math, science, and writing.
Scholarly communications support
Faculty and Graduate Students
The Centre for Scholarly Communication provides workshops and one-on-one consultations about all aspects of scholarly communication. From idea to impact, the Centre for Scholarly Communication is here to support you.
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Your one stop for final exam prep
Exam Jam is an all-day, virtual event aimed to help you de-stress, manage your time, develop more productive study habits, and learn course content. Once registered, you can pick and choose from a variety of sessions to suit your needs, from therapy dogs, tech prep, and yoga, to study skills support and essay exam workshops. Exam Jam has something for everyone!
If you want to avoid stress, stay focused, and get energized for your final exams, register and join us on Saturday, December 5!
Citation, research, and search support
We hear you!
Thank you to everyone who offered their recommendations for 2SLGBTQIA+ books and films to help make our collections more diverse. You can now view the recommendations and learn how to borrow them.
Space and Service Updates at UBC Okanagan Library
UBC Okanagan Library spaces are closed due to Covid-19 restrictions. Informal learning spaces and bookable study rooms are available in The Commons and other buildings on campus. All Library services have shifted to online. View a list of our space closures and service updates.