The library is the intellectual heart of a university’s physical and digital infrastructure. At UBC Okanagan, our library helps transform undergrad students into promising researchers and contains the must-have scholastic assets for graduate students and faculty members.
- 7.8 million items
- 2.3 million e-books
- 2,495 indexes and databases
- 313,000 e-journals
- 650 seats for quiet study
- 127 desktops, plus 38 laptops for loan
- 188 librarian-taught workshops, and 40
communication and writing bootcamps and workshops
On the horizon: The Commons
Construction is underway on The Commons (formerly called the Teaching and Learning Centre), a new $35-million multi-purpose learning facility connected to the existing campus library. The space includes a digital technology centre, a 400-seat classroom, and collaborative study areas. The Commons will more than double the study space currently available for students.
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