Asian Heritage Month

May is Asian Heritage Month. The theme for this year’s Asian Heritage Month is, “Continuing a legacy of greatness”. This month is a reminder for all Canadians to come together to combat anti-Asian racism and discrimination in all its forms. UBC is hosting several events in honor of Asian Heritage Month. Some of them include: […]

New online resources at the library

UBC Library has recently subscribed to several new resources. They include: Sage Skills: Business: Similar to LinkedIn Learning, this interactive digital resource features both academic and practitioner experts in a library of flexible learning tracks across five modules: Data Analytics, Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Organizational Communication, and Professionalism. This resource empowers students to develop and practice real-world […]

UBC Refworks subscription ending September 30, 2022

UBC Library has made the decision to end the subscription to the RefWorks citation management software as of September 30, 2022. All users of the Legacy or ProQuest RefWorks will have to transfer their references to another citation management tool before that date. We recognize that this change will impact current RefWorks users, and have […]

Black History Month

February is Black History Month. While we should celebrate Black history and excellence every day, this is an opportunity for a focused, intentional and elevated reflection and recognition of Black history and achievement. There are a lot of events at UBC this month celebrating Black History Month. Learn about Black Lives Matter in Italy and […]

What are they saying 103

“Thank you so much! You do a great job supporting our students. 😊” -Sauder OBHR Faculty, February 2022

Research Help Desk

UBC classes are returning to in-person instruction starting Monday, February 7th. David Lam Library and other UBC library branches have been open to our community throughout January. We are currently offering a hybrid research help model which consists of both in-person and Zoom drop-in reference support. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, we are offering online Zoom […]

Research help

Due to student demand, David Lam business librarians decided to add one more day of Zoom research help. Our updated research help schedule consists of remote Zoom drop-ins on Monday and Tuesday afternoons, from 1 to 4 pm. For Zoom Mondays and Tuesdays, join via browser in 4 easy steps: 1. Go to 2. Enter […]

Small Business Month

In honor of Small Business Month, several branches across UBC Library will be having curated displays related to small business, from October 21 to Nov 12.  Irving K. Barber Learning Centre has a display on Aboriginal entrepreneurship. You are invited to visit their book display over the next few weeks. Be sure to also check […]

Resources reflecting the growth of green industries

Last week, we shared some book recommendations related to climate change, as part of celebrating Science Literacy Week.  I wanted to add some resources that reflect the growth of green industries, both from UBC library databased as well as Open Access Resources. UBC Library Databases: BCC Research Green Industries – many reports on hydrogen, fuel […]

Science Literacy Week

This year, Science Literacy Week (September 20-26, 2021) has partnered with Environment and Climate Change Canada to explore climate: how climates have evolved over time, how those changes have impacted our lives, and how our climates might change in the future. UBC Library is pleased to present a special edition of our UBC Librarians Recommend […]

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