Videomatica Collection now available

Film fans mourning the closure of Vancouver’s Videomatica can now access the legendary rental store’s collection from the University of British Columbia and Simon Fraser University libraries. Catalogued and available for borrowing, the unparalleled collection spans more than 35,000 titles, including feature films from more than 75 countries, documentaries, cult and art films, Canadian works […]

New resource trials

The Library has a number of new e-resources trials currently underway, with some lasting into the new year. For more information visit the links below, and provide feedback on whether you enjoyed the trial access! Caribbean newspapers from the American Antiquarian Society, 1718 – 1876 Comprehensive physiology Encyclopedia of ancient Greek language and linguistics Erudition […]

Featured collection: Douglas Coupland archives

Internationally renowned author and artist Douglas Coupland's archives have a home at UBC Library.

Trial video collection from Alexander Street Press

Multi-disciplinary video collection resource

Taking care of our collections

Library collections pose unique preservation challenges.
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