On behalf of partner libraries, we negotiate 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, we coordinate Arca, a collaborative digital repository, and contribute to the development of a Provincial Digital Library.

Connect Newsletter

  • An Archives Perspective on the Provincial Digital Library Symposium
  • Celebrating 10 Years of AskAway
  • Arca at Home and Abroad
  • What's Caught Our Eye

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.