Oxford World

Oxford World's Classics

July 23, 2021


For over 100 years Oxford World’s Classics have brought readers closer to the world’s great literature, and for the first time they are being brought together on a single online resource.

Currently providing access to novels, and other writi...

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Closed for BC Day

Closed for BC Day

July 23, 2021


We will be closed on Monday, August 2nd for BC Day. 

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New Database

New Database

July 21, 2021


Oxford University Press' Very Short Introductions series offers concise and original introductions to a wide range of subjects — from Public Health to Buddhist Ethics, Soft Matter to Classics, and Art History to Globalization. Each volume provide...

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Additions to OneSearch

Additions to OneSearch

July 16, 2021


As part of the Library's ongoing work to streamline our systems to improve your searches, over 70,000 records for select ebooks and streaming media have recently been moved from our Library catalogue to our OneSearch tool.

If you have created li...

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We are reopening!

We are reopening!

July 5, 2021


The Library is re-opening! We are pleased to expand our library services to current Douglas College students and empoloyees and are opening up both campus libraries on July 12th to a limited, but safe use of our space from 9-4, Monday through Fri...

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C-Pen Exam Reader

C-Pen Exam Reader

June 18, 2021


This new addition to our circulating equipment collection is a wireless, pocket-sized scanning pen for exams that reads text out loud with a human-like voice. This means students who have reading difficulties, such as dyslexia, or English languag...

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New Database: The Vancouver Sun

New Database: The Vancouver Sun

June 3, 2021


Thanks to funding from the Research and Innovation Office (RIO), the library is pleased to be able to provide online full-text coverage of the Vancouver Sun newspaper from its inception in 1912 to 2010. An excellent resource chronicling the histo...

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Changes may require updating streaming media bookmarks

Changes may require updating streaming media bookmarks

April 20, 2021


The Library has been working diligently to streamline our systems to improve your searches. Our OneSearch feature now enables you to search across a broader range of streaming video/media content, making it an even better starting point to find i...

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New Streaming Service

New Streaming Service

March 22, 2021

A virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions. It includes folk, popular, classical and world music, speeches, and oral histories, delivered via streaming audio.

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Equipment & Technology

Equipment & Technology

March 15, 2021

We lend all kinds of equipment and technology to the College community. Blurry webcam? Running out of USB ports? Broken headset? Laptop with no disc drive? The Library might have what you need. Contact us with a booking request or any other equipm...

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