cIRcle News

Open Access (OA) Week @ UBC – Day One

OA Sessions* for Today – Monday, October 18th: Funding Agency Panel: Opening up Access** @ 9:00-10:30am Opening Remarks @ 1:30-1:45pm Intro. to Open Access and Connected Open Movements @ 1:45-2:00pm Developing the Cycling Route Planner @ 2:00-2:30pm Open Research Data @ 2:30-3:30pm Click here to see OA Week schedule at UBC Vancouver & UBC Okanagan. […]

Now available in cIRcle

The Health Advocate Role: Preparing Future Physicians for Socially Responsive Practice is now available in cIRcle, UBC’s digital repository! Health advocacy represents an opportunity for physicians and physicians-in-training to respond appropriately to the social determinants of health, health care inequities, and the needs of underserved populations. To better prepare physicians-in-training, there is a need to […]

Sowing SEEDS in cIRcle

cIRcle is home to a collection of student reports from the UBC SEEDS (Social, Ecological, Economic, Development Studies) Program. SEEDS enables students, staff, and faculty to collaborate on research projects that address campus sustainability issues including water quality, transportation, and waste management. The SEEDS Collection in cIRcle ( is home to over 150 student projects […]

Mining for information

[Photo of: Black bears utilizing reclaimed mine area.] A new offering from UBC Library at the University of British Columbia enables users to access decades of valuable information on mine reclamation for free. Each year, the British Columbia Mine Reclamation Symposium is presented by the B.C. Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation (TRCR). This first […]

You might be asking, What is Bill C-32?

If so, are you also asking yourself, “How does it affect me – as an author, creator, or copyright owner?” or perhaps, “How does it affect me – as an educator, researcher, or user?”. Bill C-32 is an amendment to the current Copyright Act in Canada and recognized as the Copyright Modernization Act. As announced […]