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.



Year in Review – A look back at cIRcle and more in 2018

  Photo courtesy: Pixabay   In 2018, there were many events, projects and happenings at UBC and cIRcle was glad to share in those happy moments with some of you who are part of the UBC community and its affiliates. At a time when many are reflecting on the past year while looking forward to […]


by cIRcle staff – December 22, 2018

Celebrating visionary undergraduate research at UBC

    The Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference (MURC) celebrates the contributions of undergraduate scholarly inquiry/research at UBC. It provides an opportunity for students from across campus to present a project they have been working on while engaging in scholarly debate amongst each other.   Participation in the conference is on a voluntary basis, with students […]


by cIRcle staff – December 18, 2018

Highlights of Open Access Week 2018

  Photo courtesy: Pixabay   #OpenAccessWeek   Following another exciting year of the open access movement – “International Open Access Week 2018: Designing Equitable Foundations for Open Knowledge” headlining as this year’s theme, it is nice to share some highlights which took place here and abroad:   @ubclibrary – Creating and Managing Your Academic Profile […]


by cIRcle staff – November 30, 2018

2018 Open Access Week @ UBC – October 22-28

    In celebration of open access and its global impact for over a decade, UBC and SFU will be participating in the 2018 International Open Access Week event during October 22-28, 2018.   Throughout UBC’s 2018 Open Access Week event, scholars will showcase and discuss their innovative research, teaching and learning skills and experiences […]


by cIRcle staff – October 11, 2018

cIRcle Impact & Activity Report 2017-2018

    It is a pleasure to announce the release of cIRcle, UBC’s Research Repository Impact and Activity Report for 2017-2018!   In 2017-2018, cIRcle reached another milestone of over 60,000 items and saw an increase of its annual growth rate from 8% in previous years to 10%.   This report highlights’ include a sampling […]


by cIRcle staff – September 4, 2018