cIRcle ranks second in Canada; calls for submissions for open scholar award

cIRcle, UBC’s Institutional Repository, is now rated second in Canada, according to Webometrics, the world-wide ranking of web repositories. cIRcle contains more than 42,000 full-text items such as coursework, conference proceedings, theses and more. In the world ranking of all repositories, cIRcle is now ranked 38th (up from 53rd since last year), and second in Canada after the University of Toronto. For more information, click here.

UBC Graduate Student Society and cIRcle Open Scholar Award is calling for submissions from graduate students at UBC’s Vancouver campus. The twice-yearly award is $500 and showcases exemplary graduate coursework that is submitted to cIRcle. Submission deadline is March 31. For more info, click here.