The University of British Columbia has digital collections helpful to genealogy and family history research. “Collections – both physical and digital – are at the core of UBC Library’s mission. With more than six million volumes, the Library is a vital support for research, learning and teaching excellence at UBC. Explore the Collections site to find out about the Library’s collections and policies, digital content, featured collections and more.
Digital collections include:
- BC Historical Newspapers “The BC Historical Newspapers project features digitized versions of historical papers from around the province. The titles, which range from the Abbotsford Post to the Ymir Miner, date from 1865 to 1994.”
- BC Photographs
- BC Historical Books
- The Chung Collection, early settlement of BC
- Japanese maps and more photo collections
- Collections related to the history of the University