The David Lam Library recently subscribed to three years of access to three modules from McGraw-Hill’s ebook library

  • Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management (30 titles)
  • Finance & Investing (134 titles)
  • Leadership & Management (99 titles)

Many of the books are useful as introductory texts. Users can read full-text content online, as content cannot be downloaded.  Printing is available, one page at a time, for the first 10% of the book.

Once you connect to the database you can browse or search for books, as well as register to access personalized features like note-taking and bookmarks.

A recent trial of underground and independent comics offered by UBC Library is featured in an article about Vancouver comics in Scout Magazine.

UBC Library is currently working on a Library homepage redesign and we need your help! Please consider participating in one of the sessions below (all participants will receive a $10 gift card for UBC Food Services):


Card sorting is an activity where participants help us organize content more intuitively for the Library website. Three sessions will be held in IKBLC this week.

Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 11am – 12pm
To register:

Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 2pm – 3pm
To register:

Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 3:30pm – 4:30pm
To register:

2) USABILITY TESTING – Mon. April 23rd through Fri. May 4th

We are specifically seeking faculty, graduate students and distance learners to take part in one-on-one usability testing for the Library website next couple of weeks. Please contact Letitia Englund at if you are interested in participating. We will work to schedule times individually during the day Monday-Friday, and each session will be 30-60 minutes long.


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