The UBC Okanagan Library is a place of scholarly engagement for students, faculty, staff and visitors in the heart of the UBCO campus. Creating an inclusive culture is central to the Library’s mission and it strives to deliver on this promise through the intentional design of its spaces, programs, and services.

COVID-19: UBC OKANAGAN LIBRARY UPDATES

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.

Strategic Framework

The UBC Okanagan Library is a nexus of scholarly engagement where faculty, students, staff, and local community collaborate, discover, and create in an inclusive and welcoming environment.  Learn more about the UBCO Library’s strategic framework.

Collections

UBC Library holds more than 7 million items, making collections – both physical and digital – an essential support for teaching, learning, & research at UBC. Explore our collections.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Are you interested in working with us? Please review our latest opening for librarians, staff, or students. Learn more about employment opportunities at the Library.

NEWS AND EVENTS

The UBC Okanagan Library and adjacent Commons building are key places to meet, collaborate, or host events on campus. Read about our latest news events. 

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Our Locations 

Whether you’re here for a degree or just visiting campus for the day, we encourage you to come and explore our many spaces on the UBC Okanagan campus. If you’re off-campus, our Innovation Library is located in the heart of downtown Kelowna and we encourage students, faculty, and the local public to make use of our off-campus library resources.

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