Supporting Research at UBC
We help support research activities across myriad disciplines and can assist in publishing and research dissemination. Whether you’re looking for information about preserving your research data, choosing a journal for your article, or building your academic profile, we will help you navigate your research path.
Research Services for Faculty, Post-docs & Graduate Students
The UBC Okanagan Library offers a number of in-person services for faculty as well as post-doctoral fellows and graduate students. Please explore below to find specific support services for your research.
Subject Librarians are specialists who can address your unique and in-depth research questions. Subject Librarians can provide research consultations by phone, email, and in-person.
Open UBC is a curated collection of resources for faculty and students to learn about open scholarship and what it means to teaching, learning, and research at UBC. Contact Donna Langille, Open Education Librarian, for more information.
CENTRE FOR SCHOLARLY COMMUNICATION (CSC)
The CSC brings together the expertise of partners from Advanced Research Computing and Research Services with the UBC Okanagan Library to provide an information hub for research supports and services at UBC Okanagan.
The CSC provides writing support for journal articles, grant proposals, theses, dissertations, and conference presentations, as well as copyright, open access, and author rights.
The CSC offers workshops and events to faculty, post-docs, and graduate students on a wide range of research projects and processes topics.
Research Tools & Services
The CSC website features a searchable database of research tools and services and functions as an information hub for research support services at UBC Okanagan.
Undergraduate Student Support
The Library offers support through in-person services and spaces specifically designed for the undergraduate student. From help with assignments to writing workshops and tutoring, we’re here to support your learning, research and academic success.
Subject Librarians provide research consultations by phone, email, and in person as well as subject specific library instruction and workshops.
Student Learning Hub
The Student Learning Hub offers centralized undergraduate services designed to enhance learning and empower students in all disciplines and at all undergraduate levels.
The Student Learning Hub offers writing workshops and learning seminars throughout the academic term.
Librarians can provide instruction in-class, online, or through asynchronous resources. Sessions can be general, customized to course content, or co-led. We can provide single sessions or multiple, integrated or embedded sessions.
Okanagan Special Collections
Our Special Collections room (COM004) boasts a variety of resources for research purposes including books, pamphlets, journal issues, DVDs, VHS, maps, etc. – created in and/or about the Okanagan-Similkameen, Columbia-Shuswap, and the Kootenays.