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Celebrating the Colbeck Collection

Celebrating the Colbeck Collection

Join us for a symposium to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Library’s acquisition of the Norman Colbeck Collection.

Hon. Sir. Hector Louis Langevin, M.P. by William James Topley, via Wikimedia Commons

The diary of Hector Langevin

The diary of Hector Langevin, Minister of Public Works from 1869–1873, is one of the highlights of the Chung Collection, and you can read it online.

New Chung Collection drop-in tours

New Chung Collection drop-in tours

Rare Books and Special Collections is now offering weekly tours of the Chung Collection exhibition space.

Harry Potter at the VSO (now RBSC)

Harry Potter at the VSO (now RBSC)

A Harry Potter display created for the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra is now at RBSC.

RBSC closed on July 26

RBSC closed on July 26

The Rare Books and Special Collections reading room will be closed on Wednesday, July 26, for staff training.

Visit the Chung Collection exhibition

Visit the Chung Collection exhibition

The Chung Collection exhibtion tells some of the most compelling stories of Canada’s past.

Harry Potter at UBC Library

Harry Potter at UBC Library

Just in time for the 20th anniversary, help bring the most rare Harry Potter book to UBC Library’s Rare Books and Special Collections!

Croquet anyone?

Croquet anyone?

Meet the assistant university librarians who helped bring the Tremaine Arkley Croquet Collection to life!

Get to Know RBSC!

Get to Know RBSC!

Have you ever been curious about what we do or what we have at RBSC? Join our weekly tour!

Chung Collection exhibition closure

Chung Collection exhibition closure

The Chung Collection exhibition room will be closed on Thursday, March 23, and Friday, March 24.