What is cIRcle?

cIRcle is the University of British Columbia's institutional repository for research and teaching materials created by the UBC community and its partners. Materials in cIRcle are openly accessible to anyone anywhere, and will be preserved for future generations. Learn more.

Explore conference proceedings in cIRcle

Photo by UBC Library Communications cIRcle is home to thousands of conference papers and event recordings created by the UBC community and its partners. Explore digital collections of disciplinary conference papers over the years such as Tailings and Mine Waste and British Columbia Mining Symposium or hear from local and international experts on topics of academic […]


by cIRcle Office – Jul 09, 2024

BCLA 2024 Conference Takeaways

Image courtesy of BCLA The 2024 BC Library Association (BCLA) Conference was hosted in Vancouver in April and two of cIRcle’s team members were in attendance. This annual conference brings together information professionals and students from across the province to discuss ideas and issues in the world of librarianship. The 2024 conference’s central themes were […]


by Jillian Wertzberger – Jun 25, 2024

National Indigenous History Month

Photo by Paul Joseph, UBC Media Relations June is Indigenous History Month in Canada. Visit UBC Library’s Open Collections multi-resource discovery portal to explore thousands of scholarly works and archived items to learn about, appreciate, and acknowledge the history, achievements and resilience of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis. For a collection of events, stories, and […]


by cIRcle Office – Jun 11, 2024

Greetings from cIRcle’s New Research Assistant

Image courtesy of Flickr. Hello friends! My name is Jillian and I’m the new Digital Repository Research Assistant at cIRcle. I’m a second-year Master’s student in Library & Information Studies at the UBC School of Information, with a background in museums, archives, and bluegrass guitar. Along the way, I have discovered a genuine passion for […]


by Jillian Wertzberger – May 28, 2024

Wrapping Up for the Term

Photo courtesy: Flickr It’s the final weeks of the term as well as my Work Learn term at cIRcle, UBC’s institutional repository. This blog post is a snapshot of the various projects I have worked on and the diverse set of skills I have developed in the process. Electronic Theses & Dissertations (ETD) Supervisor Authored […]


by Kritika J. – Apr 30, 2024