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.



Top five things to know about 2019 UBC 3MT

    While 3MT was created by The University of Queensland in 2008, UBC was and still is one of the first universities in North America to host a 3MT competition since 2011.   Commencing annually in February, UBC 3MT heats get underway with winners advancing into the Semi-Finals and Finals’ rounds in March.   […]


by cIRcle staff – January 30, 2019

Save the date: Advancing Open!

      Advancing Open is a highly anticipated event happening at the Simon Fraser University (SFU) downtown campus located in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 6th and May 7th, 2019.   This upcoming event is being organized by the Canadian Association of Research Libraries’ (CARL) Open Repositories Working Group (and led by its Community-Building […]


by cIRcle staff – January 16, 2019

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