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Library Card Activation for UBC Clinical Faculty


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The Library’s online resources can only be accessed using your UBC CWL login. If you do not have a CWL account, please go to You will need the following information: your UBC ID (employee number) and CWL signup pin.  Not sure what your UBC id is, please contact the Office of Clinical Faculty Affairs at

UBC Clinical Faculty are eligible for a UBCcard as a benefit of their appointment.  The UBCcard is your library card and is required to borrow materials and to use library services. A UBC cwl account is required to access the Library’s online databases.

To request, activate, or renew your UBC Clinical Faculty Library card complete the online application form below or print and complete the application form and fax it to Attention: Library Cards at 604-822-9820. Cards will be activated or renewed within 2-3 business days.