Rare Books and Special Collections
Media Release | August 1, 2017
A handwritten journal that is the earliest known account of British Columbia by an English woman is coming to UBC.
Media Release | August 24, 2016
A new chapter in teaching is about to begin for the UBC Library with the acquisition of one of the world’s most extraordinary books: the Kelmscott Chaucer.
Media Release | January 29, 2015 - by Glenn Drexhage
An extraordinary Papal document that’s nearly 800 years old has become a valuable teaching and research tool at UBC, thanks to a history instructor’s passion and the university library’s restoration efforts.
Media Release | March 18, 2014
A Vancouver art collector has donated a treasure trove of rare historical photos to UBC Library.