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Citation, Research, and Search Support

Need Sources? Your CWL gives you access to online articles and ebooks in the UBC Library collection. In addition, you can use the Library Access Browser Extension to access materials anytime, anywhere. Have Citation or Search Questions? Get search and citation help by emailing libquestions.ok@ubc.ca or connect instantly through AskAway chat. You can also find […]

Open Educational Resources Grant

  The UBC Okanagan Open Educational Resources Grant pilot program provides funding and support to UBC Okanagan faculty who wish to adapt or create open educational resources. Open Educational Resources (OER) are any teaching and learning materials that are made available to others to use without cost, and with an open license that allows for […]

We hear you!

We hear you!

Thank you to everyone who offered their recommendations for 2SLGBTQIA+ books and films to add to our collection. Your requests are now either 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 […]

Queer Recommends

Queer Recommends

  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 Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram […]

BCcampus’ 2020 Open Education Foundation Grant for Institutions

UBC Okanagan to receive one of BCcampus’ 2020 Open Education Foundation Grant for Institutions! The pivot to remote and online learning due to COVID-19 has highlighted the urgency to further open educational practices at our university.  Greater engagement with open educational resources is an important step in providing all students with equitable access to learning […]

7 Ways the Library Can Support Your Research

As research activity resumes on campus, the Library is ready to help! Here are 7 ways the Library can support your research: 1. Subject Librarians Did you know that almost every subject has a designated librarian? Subject librarians are available for remote one-one one consultations to help with your research projects. 2. Electronic Resources We’re […]

The Library Launches a New Season of Frequencies

The UBC Okanagan Library is launching the fifth season of its podcast, Frequencies. This season explores the topic of community and features interviews with faculty, students, and community members who engage with their communities in various ways. Donna Langille, Community Engagement Librarian, unpacks the theme of community: “The goals for this season are to highlight […]

Holiday Hours

  The holidays are almost upon us! The Library will be adjusting its hours of operation after the last exam on December 17th. Our holiday hours are as follows: Library – UBCO Campus December 18 to 20 – 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. December 21 and 22 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. December 23 – 8 a.m. […]