Library PARC (Preservation and Archives)

The Library PARC (Preservation and Archives) is a new modular storage facility that is being built to accommodate the future growth of collections. The IRL, located at the UBC Vancouver’s South Campus (in the Research precinct) will provide high density collection storage including space for a small digitization area, a contained freezer area for decontamination, a staff work area and a publicly accessible reading room.

  • Address: UBC Library
  • Project Manager: Nick Maile
  • Architect: DGBK Architects
  • Construction: Wales McLelland
  • Project Size: 22,012
  • Budget: $9,940,000
  • Construction Status: Complete
  • Sustainability Rating: LEED Gold