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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.



2019 International Open Access Week: Open for Whom? Equity in Open Knowledge

    Above image is courtesy of the International Open Access Week site   This year’s 2019 International Open Access Week theme is “Open for Whom? Equity in Open Knowledge” as recently announced by the 2019 Open Access Week Advisory Committee   The International Open Access Week – happening on October 21-27, 2019 – provides […]


by cIRcle staff – June 11, 2019

In the Spotlight: New and old MURC award winner presentations in cIRcle

  Above image is courtesy of the MURC – UBC Student Services‘ site   Touted as the biggest undergraduate research conference in B.C., the Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference (MURC) is a key annual event highlighting the contributions of undergraduate scholarly inquiry and research at UBC. It affords an opportunity for undergraduate students campus-wide to present […]


by cIRcle staff – June 10, 2019

New Release of Updated Canadian Author Addendum and New Author Rights Guide by CARL

              News Release from Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL):    CARL is pleased to announce the release of three resources supporting awareness of authors’ rights and ways to retain key rights during the publication process.   The revised Canadian Author Addendum to Publication Agreement is a tool that […]


by cIRcle staff – May 23, 2019

Upcoming UBC Library workshops in April 2019

  Image: Pixabay   What is a Research Data Centre (RDC)? Attend Introduction to the RDC (Research Data Centre)   Date: April 2, 2019 Time: 2-3pm Location: Room B25 – Computer Lab – Woodward Library   Register     Which citation management tool is the best for your research? Attend Choosing the Right Citation Management […]


by cIRcle staff – April 2, 2019

NEW: Balancing the scales: The role of fair dealing in Canada

Image courtesy: Simon Fraser University (SFU) Library   Last month, SFU, UBC, Langara, KPU, Douglas, VCC and JIBC participated in the yearly Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week event comprised of presentations followed by a discussion about the value of “fair dealing in a modern Canadian context and highlighting the perspectives of diverse copyright stakeholders”.   Watch […]


by cIRcle staff – March 27, 2019