Featured collections and initiatives

digital collections

Digital collections

UVic Libraries maintain and develop several research collections of unique print and online materials and artifacts. 

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scholarly communications

Scholarly communication

The Office of Scholarly Communication offers information to faculty, researchers and students to address issues around the dissemination and communication of scholarly research.

research data

Research data services

Explore access and services for Canadian and international census and survey micro-data and geo-spatial data, and resources relating to the curation and discovery of scientific research data, with an emphasis on Canadian initiatives.

special events

Special events

Students, faculty, staff and community members can enjoy a number of special events that include library exhibits, lectures, book launches, and collaborative initiatives with other cultural institutions.


UVicSpace preserves and provides access to the digital scholarly works of UVic faculty, students and staff. From articles, conference reports and video interviews to electronic theses and dissertations, UVicSpace is a quick, easy, and innovative way to increase the visibility and impact of your research.

Web archiving

The University of Victoria Libraries web archiving service from the Internet Archive helps the Libraries to harvest, build, and preserve collections of digital content relevant to our community.