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.

In cIRcle : Indigenous language dictionaries

Photo courtesy of Unsplash From print to digital Three Indigenous language dictionaries available in cIRcle are featured in a recent news story by UBC Library Communications & Marketing Manager, Anna Moorehouse: UBC Library digitizes Indigenous language dictionaries. The article highlights the collaborative nature of every submission that finds its home in cIRcle and draws attention […]


by cIRcle Office – Apr 11, 2024

In cIRcle : Dr. Danya Fast’s work on Vancouver youth impacted by the drug crisis

Photo courtesy of Unsplash Research Behind the Headlines Dr. Danya Fast’s forthcoming book from UBC Press, The Best Place : Addiction, Intervention, and Living and Dying Young in Vancouver, captures 15 years of fieldwork and interviews documenting the lives of Vancouver youth at the centre of a public health emergency. Learn more about Dr. Fast’s […]


by cIRcle Office – Apr 02, 2024

Using Advanced Search in Open Collections to Find cIRcle Content

Photo courtesy: Unsplash Many library discovery interfaces search across large numbers and types of items, and it can at times be challenging to target certain results, especially if you’re looking for something very specific. Tools such as advanced search and filters can help streamline your research process and save you time. Advanced search gives you […]


by Kritika J. – Mar 19, 2024

Celebrate International Women’s Day with cIRcle

Photo courtesy: Unsplash International Women’s Day is a global event to honor and acknowledge achievements by women and girls. It is also a day to recognize the work being done to push this movement forward. This month, the cIRcle team is featuring items across different collections that look at gender through an intersectional lens. UBC’s […]


by Kritika J. – Mar 05, 2024

Is cIRcle the right home for your work?

Photo by Geralt courtesy of Pixabay If you are affiliated with UBC and creating content as part of your research and scholarship, you may be wondering if cIRcle is the right platform for sharing your work. To help you decide, we’ve outlined some broad principles for depositing in cIRcle. What is the cIRcle License and […]


by cIRcle Office – Feb 27, 2024