Dania Tomlinson

Marketing and Communications Specialist

Library Services
Email: dania.tomlinson@ubc.ca


Queer Recommends

Thank you to everyone who offered their recommendations for 2SLGBTQIA+ books and films to add to our collection. Your requests are now available to borrow through the UBC Okanagan collection or are on order. Thank you for helping to make our collection more diverse!

A History of my Brief Body by Billie Ray Belcourt

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Burning Sugar by Cicely Belle Blain 

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Call Me by Your Name (film) 

Call me by Your Name by André Aciman

  • UBC Okanagan collection: ON ORDER

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Jonny Appleseed by Joshua Whitehead

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Kindred: 12 Queer #LoveOzYa Anthology Stories

Love after the end: An Anthology of Two-Spirit and Indigiqueer Speculative Fiction

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Running with Scissors by Augusten Borroughs 

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Scarborough by Catherine Hernandez

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Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

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Vanishing Monuments by John Elizabeth Stintzi

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We Have Always Been Here by Samra Habib

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If you are looking for something in our collection that we don’t have, please let us know. We always accept recommendations.
Email us: libquestions.ok@ubc.ca


Queer Recommends UBC Okanagan Library

Are there any 2SLGBTQIA+ books, movies, shows, or other resources that you wish were available through the UBC Library? During Queer Orientation we are asking UBCO students, staff, and faculty to recommend their favourite 2SLGBTQIA+ literature, films, and more through our social media channels to help develop our collection. Follow us on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram and send us your recommendations in a comment, DM, or simply @UBCOLibrary. We’ll also be offering some of our favourites from our collection. #ubcolibraryrecs

We are here for you! UBC Okanagan Library.
From our remote work environments to wherever you are remote learning – we want you to know that your Library is here to support you online.

Although most physical Library spaces remain closed, our dedicated team has spent the summer preparing virtual services so that we can continue to support you remotely. We have shifted our services to support you online through a variety of flexible formats: instant AskAway chat for assistance with using the Library’s resources, virtual consultations with Subject Librarians for your in-depth research questions, and local contactless pickup for borrowing books.

In addition, 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; Supplemental Learning’s group study sessions; and one-on-one language development for French, Spanish, and English.

We wish you a successful academic term!