Ubc library's open collections include digital photos, books, newspapers, maps, videos, theses and more these publicly-accessible collections are constantly growing and reflect the research interests of the ubc community and beyond. Search for ubc theses in circle in circle you can search ubc theses and dissertations by program at the circle home page, select theses & dissertations under browse collections and on the next page click on ubc theses & dissertations on the right side of the page you can browse ubc theses by department, faculty and program. Note on terminology: the term thesis in this section of the website is used collectively to refer to both master's theses and doctoral dissertations final versions of all ubc theses must be approved by the faculty of graduate and postdoctoral studies and must conform to the specifications given here. I practice ip law with macerajune 1, 2010: ubc now appears tofinal copy of your thesis, you must signtheses, library and archives canada, thesiswording on the actual ubc thesis licence agreementubc ca/forms/ubc–thesis-dissertation-licence-agreement excess copyright: pernicious permissions policies in canada nbsp intellectual property law is good excess in intellectual property law is not.
The university of british columbia ubc search library library home search collections indexes & databases / proquest dissertations & theses global more than 70,000 new full text dissertations and theses are added to the proquest database each year through dissertations publishing partnerships with 700 leading academic institutions. Note: a new circle license that applies to theses and dissertations was implemented on march 7, 2014 see the text of the click-through license to which you need to agree when you submit your thesis to circle.
Theses & dissertations electronic theses & dissertations ( 2008 - present ) ubc circle is the university of british columbia's digital repository for research and teaching materials created by the ubc community and its partners. More than 70,000 new full text dissertations and theses are added to the proquest database each year through dissertations publishing partnerships with 700 leading academic institutions worldwide and collaborative retrospective digitization of dissertations through umi's digital archiving and access program. Circle impact & activity report 2017-2018 it is a pleasure to announce the release of circle, ubc’s research repository impact and activity report for 2017-2018 in 2017-2018, circle reached another milestone of over 60,000 items and saw an increase of its annual growth rate from 8% in previous years to 10. Most graduate students at ubc will devote considerable amounts of time and energy toward designing, developing, and presenting a graduate thesis or dissertation the tips in this guide are provided for general consideration around the initial stages of thesis or dissertation development.
By signing the ubc thesis licence agreement, you are giving the university the permission to publish and archive your thesis in circle because this licence (or permission) is “non-exclusive,” you retain all of your rights as the copyright owner, and you may grant similar rights to others, at any time. Ubc theses and dissertations from 1919 to the present are available in full text in circle: ubc's digital repository all theses and dissertations completed at ubc's okanagan campus are available in circle (2005-present) note that creative arts theses are generally not available in circle (creative writing, theatre, music.
Ubc graduate students began submitting their theses online via circle, ubc’s digital repository, in fall 2007, a practice that both simplified the submission process and also ensured the availability of this research to a global audience in a timely manner. What is circle circle is the university of british columbia's digital repository for research and teaching materials created by the ubc community and its partners materials in circle are openly accessible to anyone on the web, and will be preserved for future generations learn more.
Ubc library's open collections include digital resources created and maintained by ubc library inluding photos, books, newspapers, maps, videos, theses and more these publicly-accessible collections are constantly growing and reflect the research and scholarly interests of the ubc community and beyond.
The ubc theses and dissertations collection promotes open and comprehensive access to a significant body of unique knowledge created by graduate students to support further research and for private study the authors retain copyright ownership and moral rights to their theses.