Everyone is Welcome!

Everyone is Welcome!

Visit us for research help, to see our  collections, or to find a place to study. At X̱wi7x̱wa Library everyone is welcome! June is Indigenous History and Pride month, here are some details you won’t want to miss: UBC Pride Collective is hosting in-person events after two years. Follow our Twitter & Facebook accounts, we’ll […]

Applications now closed: Hiring Hosts!

Applications now closed: Hiring Hosts!

We are looking for 3 student employees to join our team! Job Description Xwi7xwa Library Hosts provide customer service support to students, faculty and staff, including checking out library materials, welcoming and directing patrons, assisting in retrieving and re-shelving library materials, connecting patrons to needed services, and helping patrons to book appointments with librarians as […]

Closed due to snow!

Closed due to snow!

Due to the snow our staff are working from home and our branch is physically closed! For research assistance email xwi7xwa.library@ubc.ca and we will try our best to get you access to e-resources and, where possible, physical information sources nearest to you! We apologize for the inconvenience and will have updates posted here as soon […]

Happy Winter Solstice from Xwi7xwa Library!

Happy Winter Solstice from Xwi7xwa Library!

Happy Winter Solstice everyone! Here are a few of our favourite highlights from 2022.   Visits to UBC Farm, tours of PARC, our student librarian Justina Bruns setting up a display! Kayla Lar-Son and student librarian Kate Differ creating our Winter Solstice window display. Our student librarians Justina and Leah Vanderweide running programming for National […]

Celebrate Metis Week – November 13-19!

Celebrate Metis Week – November 13-19!

From November 13-19 we are celebrating Metis week! We’ve decorated our branch and created a display, come visit our location and learn more. Can’t make it campus? We gave a research guide you can find online: https://guides.library.ubc.ca/metisstudies 

Xwi7xwa Library FNHL Series

Xwi7xwa Library FNHL Series

From October 14 to November 4 Xwi7xwa Library (Karleen Delaurier-Lyle) will be hosting a series of presentations and workshops offered both virtually and in person (FNHL Longhouse Boardroom – 1985 West Mall). October 14 (1-2:30PM): Exploring Resources Does your assignment require peer-reviewed sources but you aren’t sure what that means? Are you unsure of the differences between […]

Science Literacy Week – September 19-25

Science Literacy Week – September 19-25

About Science Literacy Week Led by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), Science Literacy Week showcases the many ways kids and families can explore and enjoy the diversity of Canadian science. From September 19 to 25, 2022, libraries, museums, science centres, schools and not-for-profits are coming together to celebrate this year’s […]

Giant Floor Map – Public Access October 6

Giant Floor Map – Public Access October 6

Join us on October 6 from 12:30AM-3:30PM in the Sty-Wet-Tan (Great Hall) in FNHL Longhouse (1985 West Mall) ! Check out our giant Indigenous Peoples Giant Floor Map. The map is accompanied by various resources related to topics such as Language, Treaties, and more! To browse all topics see here: https://cangeoeducation.ca/en/maps/indigenous-peoples-atlas-of-canada/ 

Closed

Closed

Are you a student looking flexible and fun place to work at Xwi7xwa Library? We are looking to hire a student in the New Year!   Public Services Student Librarian Available positions: 1 Description: Xwi7xwa Library is seeking an iSchool graduate student to provide reference and information services, as well as lead projects and program development […]

Virtual Drop-In Hours

Virtual Drop-In Hours

From Monday to Friday 11AM – 3PM you can now access us virtually for research support! Join Zoom Meeting Meeting URL: https://ubc.zoom.us/j/66781313244?pwd=VVB1WVJhVU91bjBobkRWVUkyc2lXdz09 Meeting ID: 667 8131 3244 Passcode: 465519