No matter your affiliations and access there are resources available to you, whether through UBC, eHLbc, professional associations, or open access repositories.
Information and Instruction
UBC Clinical Faculty
UBC Appointed Hospital Staff
UBC Affiliated Staff, Faculty, & Students
There are several ways for hospital staff to access research tools, including through UBC Library. Note, however, that access to UBC's e-resources require you to visit a UBC Branch Library.
Non-UBC staff at St. Paul's, BC Children's and Women's, VGH, and UBC Teaching Hospitals can apply for an Affiliated Hospital Staff Card, allowing them to borrow books and use Document Delivery and InterLibrary Loan services. Learn more here. Apply in person with one piece of government issued photo ID and your Hospital ID badge at the following locations:
BC Children’s and Women’s
The Electronic Health Library of BC (e-HLbc) is a consortium which provides access to selected online health knowledge resources (databases, indexes, abstracts and full-text journals). Click here to see if your institution or association is a member. Many organizations access eHLbc through their intranet.
In addition to using the InterLibrary Loan Services of your closest public library, the following libraries have specialized collections in health and medicine. Some may require fees or professional affiliation to use their services.