Library PARC (Preservation and Archives)

Project Snapshot

Project Sponsor: UBC Library
Project Size: 24,542 ft2
Budget: $9.940 million
Occupancy: Provisional occupancy August 2015. Final occupancy October 2015.
Project Manager: UBC Properties Trust
Architect: DGBK Architects
Construction Manager: Wales McLelland
Sustainability: LEED Gold

Project Summary

A high-density, archival storage facility to preserve and protect UBC research collections, formerly known as the “BC Integrated Research Library”, this facility will have a modular design to allow for future expansion of UBC collections storage needs and potential inclusion of other partner institutions.