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All About Oscar

Join us for a display of photographs from the Uno Langmann Family Collection of B.C. Photographs in Ike’s Café (Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) this spring!

Wildfire Prevention in B.C. Historical Newspapers: 1904-1981

A comparatively warm and dry winter here in British Columbia has experts predicting a bad year for wildfires across the province. While wildfires have always been a natural part of British Columbia’s seasonal cycle, increasing seasonal average temperatures and decreased precipitation are contributing to longer, more widespread and more destructive wildfire seasons, with four of […]

UBC Library opens Chung | Lind Gallery

UBC Library is excited to announce the official opening of the Chung | Lind Gallery showcasing the Wallace B. Chung and Madeline H. Chung Collection and Phil Lind Klondike Gold Rush Collection.

UBC researchers eligible for new open access publisher discounts from Elsevier and Oxford University Press

UBC authors looking to publish in peer-reviewed journals by Oxford University Press and Elsevier are now eligible for cost-savings thanks to new transformative agreements signed by the Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN).

Dinner Menus from the 1930’s-50’s

This week’s blog post is a selection of dinner menus from the Chung Collection, which is held at UBC Library’s Rare Books and Special Collections. The Chung Collection contains many materials including travel pamphlets, itineraries and menus from the Canadian Pacific Railway Company, which was a large enterprise that dealt in railway and non-railway transportation […]

Introducing new print journals on Japanese pop culture

We are thrilled to announce the latest addition to our library’s Japanese language collection – a selection of print journals dedicated to exploring the vibrant realm of Japanese pop culture, including anime, manga, and current films! スクリーン (Sukurīn; Screen) Founded in 1946, this monthly magazine has been at the forefront of Japanese serial publications devoted […]

UBC Library acquires access to digital newspaper historical archives from around the globe

UBC faculty, staff and students can now access three new digital collections of newspapers. Explore digital archives for The Montreal Gazette, the Chinese Newspaper Collection, and Le Monde.

PHUB error when accessing UBC Library CWL

UBC Users may see a ‘PHUB error’ when trying to login via their CWL to UBC Library.
We are still trying to figure out what is causing this issue and are working to solve it urgently!
We understand this a stressful time for students. We will…

UBC Library digitizes Indigenous language dictionaries

UBC Library is making Indigenous language dictionaries more accessible by digitizing these works and making them available through UBC Open Collections.

Wine Industry Overview

Wine Industry Overview
Mon, 04/08/2024 – 14:10