Summer GRA positions for UBC iSchool Students

April 24, 2020

UBC iSchool Faculty members are offering new Graduate Research Assistantship (GRA) positions during the COVID-19 situation. Visit the Job Board to learn more about these opportunities.

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Online information session for prospective students

April 23, 2020

Librarian. Archivist. Finder of things. Information Expert. Start your career journey today and learn more about our programs.

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How to host a virtual dinner

April 16, 2020

On this article, Dr. Heather O'Brien shares some helpful tips to learn how to host a successful virtual get-together.

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Storytime with Dr. Tess Prendergast

April 16, 2020

This series of storytime videos are meant to feel similar to a library storytime program where everyone participates and has fun.

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Apply for UBC iSchool Awards

April 15, 2020

Current and graduating students are invited to apply for iSchool awards from now until July 15, 2020

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Dr. Erik Kwakkel appointed as UBC iSchool Director

April 8, 2020

Professor Kwakkel has agreed to undertake the role of Director for a three-year term, from July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2023.

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Transition to online classes at UBC

March 15, 2020

Effective Monday March 16, UBC classes will transition to online for the remainder of the term. UBC’s campuses will remain open and all university operations will continue as normal, as we transition.

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UBC School of Information - a Carnival of Information

A night of fun at the Carnival of Information

March 12, 2020

Thank you to everyone who joined us for this special celebration!

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UBC iSchool ranks first in the world for library and information management for the second consecutive year

March 6, 2020

The 2020 QS Rankings by Subject have placed UBC iSchool as the best program in the world for graduate education in library and information management.

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Anne and George Piternick Award Recipients

Meet the 2019-2020 Piternick Student Research Award recipients

February 14, 2020

Congratulations to Bonnie Tulloch and Michelle Kaczmarek on receiving this prestigious award!

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