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Stanley Park, Deadman’s Island (circa 1900)

Uno Langmann Family Collection of B.C. Photographs

Library student Ashlynn Prasad talks about curating an exhibition featuring the Uno Langmann Family Collection of B.C. Photographs.

Colbeck Collection exhibition: An Unmatched Devotion

Colbeck Collection exhibition: An Unmatched Devotion

RBSC celebrates the Colbeck Collection with a new exhibition: “An Unmatched Devotion”

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!