What is cIRcle?

cIRcle is the University of British Columbia's digital repository for research and teaching materials created by the UBC community and its partners. Materials in cIRcle are openly accessible to anyone on the web, and will be preserved for future generations. Learn more.



UBC iSchool and UBC Arts Co-Op Digital Projects Student Librarian position – Apply by May 28

      cIRcle, UBC’s digital repository, is seeking an iSchool student in the Arts Co-op Program for a position as Digital Projects Student Librarian ([F18] 19064) starting September 2018.   This position will involve depositing hundreds of digital objects in various formats created as part of the From the Ground Up: Buddhism and East […]


by cIRcle staff – May 10, 2018

In the Spotlight: Vancouver Institute Lectures

  For over a century, there has been a rather curious and unique public lecture event happening every Saturday evening at the University of British Columbia (UBC).   From its humble beginnings in 1916, the Vancouver Institute (VI) has been holding free public lectures presented by locally, nationally and internationally recognized, distinguished scholars and notable […]


by cIRcle staff – April 20, 2018

Upcoming Faculty Town Hall with SSHRC – April 10, 2018

      Are you a new UBC faculty member? Attend the next Faculty Town Hall with SSHRC   The Office of the Vice-President, Research & Innovation, and SPARC office invite you to attend a Faculty Town Hall with SSHRC.   Hear about the latest information and resources available regarding the SSHRC funded programs as […]


by cIRcle staff – April 6, 2018

cIRcle Impact & Activity Report 2016-2017

      It is a pleasure to release the cIRcle Annual Impact & Activity Report 2016-2017!   In 2016-2017, cIRcle (UBC’s Digital Repository) had over 56,000 items. In the past two years, cIRcle has archived more than 4,000 deposits per year — an average annual growth rate of 8%.   Other highlights included in […]


by cIRcle staff – March 19, 2018

Celebrating UBC’s 8th annual iSchool Research Day – March 9, 2018

      On 9 March 2018, the 8th annual iSchool@UBC Research Day will be celebrating and showcasing its faculty and student research at UBC.   Each year, the iSchool hosts a Research Day, where students and faculty across all of the programs within the School showcase their research in the form of posters, talks […]


by cIRcle staff – March 7, 2018