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.

Nursing History’s Black History Month Event Recordings in cIRcle

Photo courtesy: Pixabay Every February, people across Canada celebrate Black History Month by participating in events and activities that honour the legacy of Black people and their communities in Canada. This month, cIRcle is shining a spotlight on the Consortium of Nursing History Inquiry’s growing collection of Black History month event recordings. The Consortium for […]


by Kritika Joshi & Tara Stephens-Kyte – Feb 13, 2024

Introducing the New Research Assistant at cIRcle

  Hello! My name is Kritika and I am the newest member of the cIRcle team. I am a second-year Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) student. As the Digital Repository Research Assistant this term, I will be working on various exciting projects and updating you with the latest highlights and insights! Topics include […]


by Kritika J. – Jan 30, 2024

Now in cIRcle! Making Methods Move: Toward Protocol Sharing Across the Disciplines

As part of UBC’s month-long series of events in recognition of Open Access Week, Marcel LaFlamme, Open Research Manager at the scientific publisher PLOS, delivered a talk on October 25, 2023 entitled, “Making Methods Move: Toward Protocol Sharing Across the Disciplines”. This talk “[draws] on survey research and large-scale analysis of recent scientific publications [to […]


by Tara Stephens-Kyte – Nov 28, 2023

Explore cIRcle: Database of Religious History

Image courtesy: The Database of Religious History   The Database of Religious History (DRH) is one of cIRcle’s leading contributors of open access, expert-sourced publications on the history of religions, religious texts and places. DRH is an “independent academic initiative, based at UBC but involving partners and collaborators from all over the world,” and aims […]


by Kelly Gauvin – Nov 07, 2023

Register for Making Research Open: An Introduction to cIRcle, UBC’s Institutional Repository on November 7, 2023 at 1pm

Image CC0 by PD Pics [Update: Slides for Making Research Open are now available in cIRcle]. Register for Making Research Open: An Introduction to cIRcle, UBC’s Institutional Repository on Tuesday, November 7, 2023 at 1:00pm via Zoom for an overview of what you need to know to get started with cIRcle.  If you write books […]


by Tara Stephens-Kyte – Oct 31, 2023