Tips for Community Researchers

There is a tremendous wealth of information and knowledge available through the UBC Library System. Our library-created tools and tips will help you access and navigate our extensive resources, so that you can find the information you need — fast, easy and with confidence.


Often members of community organizations are curious about the latest research or literature on a topic they are working on, but it can be challenging to find exactly what you’re looking for. In partnership with the The Centre for Community Engaged Learning, we compiled resources and tips to make it easy for community organizations to navigate the library system.

Tip Sheet: Accessing UBC Library Information

Start your search with our tip sheet. We’ll walk you through three key steps that are important to navigating the UBC Library System.


Read the tip sheet (pdf)