Winter weather conditions

UBC Vancouver library locations will be closed on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 due to winter weather conditions.

The Irving K. Barber Learning Centre building will remain open, however, service points will be closed.

Please refer to for additional updates.

The Asian Library will open at 11:00 am Monday to Friday beginning Monday, May 27 until August 30 to accommodate upgrades and renovations with the exception of June 1 to 7 when the Library will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for Congress 2019.

The renovation, which is expected to be completed in the late Fall of 2019, will allow for better service delivery, study spaces, and programming spaces for the Asian Library as well as several improvements for the collection. Learn more.

Should you require access to collections during the hours of 9 and 11 a.m., please email us at us or call us at (604) 822-2427 ahead of time so that staff can assist you.

Thank you for your understanding as we continue to improve spaces and services for faculty, students and the community.

Any questions about the renovation can be directed to Shirin Eshghi, Head, Asian Library.

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Holiday Hours 2016

Starting on December 21, UBC Library branches at the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses will have reduced hours leading up to the holidays. Please consult our Hours & Locations Portal before visiting.

All branches will be closed from December 24, 2016 until January 2, 2017 with regular hours of operation resuming on January 3.

Happy Holidays from UBC Library!

UBC Library's Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will be open 24 hours a day beginning December 6.

Xwi7xwa Library is closed this morning, Thursday, October 29, due to an unexpected power outage. UBC Plant Ops is working to resolve the situation, but it is unknown when power will resume. 

Thank you for your patience.

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