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.



Welcome to Open Collections, UBC Library’s new digital collections portal

It’s here – the new Open Collections portal arrived this week! Touted as a one-stop web-based, openly and publicly accessible digital collections portal, it is a treasure trove of 100,000+ digital objects and 65,000+ items with full-text and 7+ million pages of full-text that are unique to UBC. With a unified interface and research platform […]

by cIRcle staff – October 23, 2015

Latest GSS cIRcle Open Scholar Award winners

Congratulations to the GSS cIRcle Open Scholar Award winners for October 2015! The first Award winner is Paul Liu. A MSc graduate student from the UBC Department of Computer Science, Liu won the Award for his entry, “An exploration of matrix equilibration”. It is openly accessible at: http://hdl.handle.net/2429/54900. Liu (pictured above) was presented with his […]

by cIRcle staff – October 19, 2015

International Open Access Week 2015 – Open for Collaboration at UBC and beyond

It’s that exciting time of year again! As a faculty member, a visiting scholar, a graduate and/or postdoctoral student or an undergraduate student, you will not want to miss the following free and open to the public event in celebration of International Open Access Week. This year hallmarks the first Open Access Week event hosted […]

by cIRcle staff – October 9, 2015

Top Ten reasons to submit your graduate work to cIRcle

With many reasons as to why you should submit exemplary non-thesis, graduate course work to cIRcle, UBC`s Digital Repository, here is just a quick Top Ten list of them: #10 – Add your name to the list of past Award winners’ inspiring quotes, quips or stories #9 – Take advantage of uploading your work to […]

by cIRcle staff – September 23, 2015

Current UBC Vancouver grad student? Win the next GSS Award!

It’s that time of year again… a chance for you to win the GSS Award (two awards valued at $500 each)! That exemplary non-thesis graduate project or manuscript you just finished could help you win this lottery-style Award. All current UBC Vancouver grad students are welcome to submit their non-thesis work to cIRcle anytime throughout […]

by cIRcle staff – September 14, 2015