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In this month’s issue of LibFOCUS, we explore several outstanding digitized collections and highlight a new art exhibition.

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UBC welcomed nearly 8,000 new students this past week at campuses in Vancouver and the Okanagan.

In celebration, this issue of LibFOCUS  looks at how the Library has evolved and grown over the years. We also highlight September events related to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.



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Photo credit: Marshall Sharp/Salt Spring Island Archives

In the August issue of LibFOCUS, we celebrate B.C. Day, including a look at a recently digitized collection that provides insight into life in the Okanagan Valley since 1926.



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The July issue of LibFOCUS, UBC Library’s e-Newsletter, highlights the third annual Community Report. The report features stories related to our five key strategic directions; video introductions from David Farrar, Provost and VP Academic, and Ingrid Parent, University Librarian; as well as significant achievements and headlines from the past year.


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The June issue of LibFOCUS, UBC Library’s e-Newsletter, looks at Aboriginal (Un)History Month activities at the Library. Learn more about how the Library is celebrating Aboriginal scholarship, creativity and intellectual traditions.

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This month’s issue of LibFOCUS is packed with things to do at UBC Library this month, including tours, exhibits, Asian Heritage month events and a survey to take.

The readership survey ends May 21, 2013.


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