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Library, Archival, and Information Studies

Welcome! This research guide has been developed to help UBC iSchool students, faculty and researchers find and navigate academic and professional resources relating to the study of Library, Archival and Information Studies.

Key Resources

Please consult the ProQuest LibGuide on LISA with more information, including content and searching.

Professional Readings

Core Values

Critical Readings

  • OCLC Research Reports - in-depth studies and topical surveys that let you understand issues and trends that affect librarianship. Some of the specific reports are listed below.

  • CLIR Reports - CLIR (Council on Library and Information Resources) has published more than 150 reports on topics relating to preservation, digital libraries, economics of information, trends in information use, international developments, and the changing role of the library.