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ICICS/CS Reading Room : Research & Publications

Our collection includes a number of books by current and former Faculty and other Computer Science Department and ICICS members.

UBC CS Lab Publications

UBC Computer Science Research Publications

UBC ICICS Publications

ICICS Publications: Innovations magazine and Focus (legacy publications).

Open Access Repositories

cIRcle: UBC’s Information Repository

cIRcle is the University of British Columbia's digital repository for research and teaching materials created by the UBC community and its partners.

Note that publishing on a personal or even departmental website will NOT comply with the Tri-Agency Policy, so depositing in cIRcle is recommended (even if it is also available in an open access journal).

For research by or involving Faculty, the cIRcle staff will upload the content on your behalf (

Instructions for submitting graduate research

Computer Science Community

UBC Computer Science members who wish to deposit materials in cIRcle, may contact Bernice Koh at the Reading Room.

OpenDOAR : Directory of Open Access Repositories

A Very Brief Introduction to Open Access

Resources for Authors

Citation, Style & Format

Citation Management Software



Library Research

UBC Library Research Help

UBC Research Commons

Evaluating Information Sources (UBC Library)

Research & Writing

Copyright at UBC

Literature Reviews: Getting Started (UBC Library)

Evaluating Resources: A Tutorial (Berkeley)

OWL: Online Writing Lab guidesHow to Write Annotated Bibliographies (Purdue)

Getting Started on Your Research (UBC Library)