Research Dissemination

Abacus

Abacus holds the Library’s collection of open and licensed data sets from around the world, primarily public use microdata (PUMFs) from censuses, other social and health surveys, public opinion polls, and spatial data for GIS.

Professional Academic Communication Consultation Service (e.g. CVs, teaching and research interest statements)

Appointment with one of the CSC writing staff where you will be offered guidance and support in your professional academic writing, such as CVs or teaching and research interest statements.

Oral/Visual Academic Communication Consultation Service (e.g. conference talks, slides, posters)

Appointment with one of the CSC writing staff where you will be offered guidance and support in your oral/visual academic communications, such as conference talks, presentation slide decks, or posters.

Academic Communication Consultation Service (e.g. writing for journals, conference proposals, scholarships, non-tri-agency grants)

Appointment with one of the CSC writing staff where you will be offered guidance and support in your academic writing, such as journal articles, conference proposals, scholarships, non-tri-agency grants.

Open Science Service

A consultation service that supports researchers with Open Science. Learn about tools and best practices for engaging in Open Science.

Open Publications

This service can answer your questions around how to publish open works and where to deposit open works.

DOIs

A Digital Object Identifier (DOI) is a unique identification code assigned to an electronic object that makes the object significantly easier to find and track how it has been cited. UBC can authorize a DOI for your research output.

Open Science Framework

Open Science Framework (OSF) is a free and open source project management tool that supports researchers throughout their project’s entire lifecycle. OSF functions as both a collaboration tool and a workflow system.

Scholars Portal Dataverse

UBC Dataverse is a free research data repository for faculty, students and staff. The platform makes it possible for researchers to deposit data, create appropriate metadata, obtain DOIs for permanent links, and maintain version control of their datasets.

Copyright Service

This service provides consultation to researchers on the deposit of works in open repositories. Any questions regarding copyright can be answered or the answer can be found through this consultation service.