The UBC Research Commons makes completing your thesis a whole lot easier. Of course the research part is your territory, but we can help you greatly increase the efficiency and the quality of your research in ways you may not yet have even imagined. We also can help you manage your citations automatically and format your thesis properly using the only UBC Graduate Studies approved template.
You could do your whole thesis without us, but we are here to make your life so much easier.
Research Commons can help with:
For more personalized assistance, you can request to book a 1-on-1 consultation with one of our grad student assistants for any of the following services:
Please note this is NOT a drop-in service. You must book an appointment using the Consultation Request button below.
The Consultation Request form provides the possible times for each type of service.
For assistance with literature and systematic reviews, research data, etc. contact the liaison librarian for your subject.
This one hour session will be one of the best hours you spend this semester. Learn about the plentiful resources available to you. Join us to find out all about the offerings of the Research Commons and the Library system here at UBC. It is also a great opportunity to meet others doing their post-graduate work with you at UBC.