On behalf of partner libraries, BC ELN negotiates consortium licences for eResources. Learn how our licensing process is fair and transparent.

Learners from across the province receive expert help online through AskAway chat reference and WriteAway online tutoring.

The BC Library Collections Gateway is a suite of tools, including OutLook OnLine, that strengthens the entire research chain from discovery to delivery.

Together with partner libraries and stakeholders, BC ELN coordinates Arca, a collaborative digital repository, and contributes to the development of a Provincial Digital Library.

Connect Newsletter

  • Reporting from Access 2016
  • Provincial Digital Library Update
  • Arca Bots, Badges, and More
  • OutLook OnLine Patron-Initiated ILL and Live Shelf Status
  • WriteAway's New Website and Tutor Appreciation

Partner Libraries

BC ELN is a partnership between the Province of British Columbia and its post-secondary libraries, enabling post-secondary library partners to work collaboratively to meet the expanding information needs of the province's learners and educators at the lowest possible cost.
Learn about the benefits of working together.