Fall, 2020

The Library is closed, but there are lots of ways to get materials and help.

Welcome to the New Academic Year!

Loeb Classical Library Database Trial

  UBC Library has arranged a trial subscription to Loeb Classical Library. In the words of the vendor . . . Loeb Classical Library presents an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing, virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature. Epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel, philosophy, and oratory; […]

Easter Weekend Hours

March 25 – 28

New Database: American Antiquarian Historical Periodicals Collection

The American Antiquarian Society’s historical periodicals collection includes full page images of more than 6,500 titles selected from the American Antiquarian Society’s rich holdings.  The collection includes popular magazines such as Harper’s Weekly and Godey’s Lady’s Book, as well as more specialized periodicals covering subjects ranging from phrenology to farming and tailors to the timber industry. The […]

UN iLibrary: Trial Resource from the United Nations

UN iLibrary is the first comprehensive global search, discovery, and viewing source for digital content created by the United Nations. Topics range from Agriculture, Rural Development and Forestry to Women Studies and cover all areas of United Nations involvement. The UN iLibrary provides seamless access to publications, journals, data, and series published by the United Nations […]

Grad students, new faculty – use Reading Week to supercharge your impact

March FIREtalk: Language Arts And Sciences

FIREtalks are Facilitated Interdisciplinary Research Exchanges for graduate students. The March FIREtalk theme is language. There are innumerable ways to study language, and a good many of those ways are being pursued at UBC: from investigating children’s development of language, to examining dyslexia and recovery from stroke, to studying how meaning is made in endangered […]

2015 Edition Now Available

The 2015 edition of the International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioural Sciences, edited by James Wright is now available. From the publisher’s description: The long-awaited new edition provides this foundational, interdisciplinary knowledge through discussions on history, current trends and future directions for each of the subjects. Both its format and integrated chapters encourage discovery, […]

Join us at Cinema Salon

12:00 Noon |Thursday, November 26 | Room 216, Koerner Library

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