COVID-19 Update for the CLC/David Lam Management Research Library


Physical Space Closure
  • The Canaccord Learning Commons and David Lam Management Research Library (including all of the computer labs) will remain closed until further notice.
  • The Library has launched an on-campus pick-up service to enable UBC students, faculty and staff to access items in the collection that are not available in electronic format. For more information on how to access print and electronic collections, please visit the library website.
  • The library has cancelled late fees from March 16 until the situation changes. Even if you are unable to renew your items, no fines will be charged.  For updated information on fines, please visit the library website.
  • Sauder students, please contact Jennifer Orme ( with any questions and concerns regarding fines or overdues.
All in-person programs have been cancelled for the remainder of the year:
  • Communications Coaching is now available remotely. Details about booking online/phone appointments is on the Communication Development Program website.
  •  Peer Assisted Study Sessions & Math Coaching are available via Collaborate Ultra within the Canvas courses for which these programs are offered.  Students can find information on Canvas about the session schedule. Please visit the Math Coaching website and the PASS website.
  •  There are no Digital Media Lab and Finance Lab workshops or office hours offered this summer.  Students can find updated information on the DML or WDIAC websites.
  • There are no Excel workshop(s) or office hours offered this summer. Student can find updated information on the WDIAC website.
 Reference Help:
  • David Lam Librarians are available to provide research help virtually via Zoom from 1pm-4pm from Mondays- Fridays. Please see more information on the Research website.

Please visit the David Lam Library Campus Closure Guide for more information.


The Canaccord Learning Commons (CLC) and David Lam Management Research Library is a hub for UBC Sauder students.

The Canaccord Learning Commons provides support for all UBC Sauder School of Business students – including BCom’s, MBA’s, MBAN’s, MM’s, B+MM’s, PhD’s, DAP, and all other degree programs – with learning support services, resources, and opportunities to hone the skills that will make them successful in the classroom and in the working world.

Reasons to visit the CLC

  • Access coaching services, including writing and research help, and subject specific support
  • Find and borrow print books and course reserves
  • Borrow equipment, including laptops, cameras, projectors, and chargers
  • Find group and silent study spaces or reserve a bookable group study room
  • Access ebooks and business databases
  • Browse the "Great Reads" collection of popular business books
  • Use specialized software in the Digital Media Lab, the Leith Wheeler Investment Research Lab, and the Wayne Deans Investment Analysis Centre
  • Use printers, photocopiers, scanners, and desktop workstations

Study spaces

The Canaccord Learning Commons offers a variety of study space options to individuals and groups. Try out our different spaces to see which one suits you and your study style.

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Book and equipment borrowing

The CLC has a variety of books, ebooks and course reserves available to all students. Students are also able to borrow a variety of equipment including chargers, presentation clickers, and laptops from our equipment pool.

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Coaching programs

The Learning Commons and Library offers a variety of services tailored to your needs as a UBC Sauder student which will help you succeed academically.

Learning Commons and Library team

Christina Sylka
Head, David Lam Library and Canaccord Learning Commons
Kimberly Fama
Fei Song
Investment Labs Coordinator
Elizabeth Stevenson
Circulation and Graphics Assistant
Cassie Gilpin
Manager, Canaccord Learning Commons
Connie Flook

Student Services Coordinator

Irena Trebic


Jennifer Orme

Circulation Desk Supervisor


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