UBC Biomedical Branch (BMB) Library Services

Starting September 8, 2015, UBC Library’s Biomedical Branch (BMB)
at the Diamond Health Centre has new hours as well as 24X7 access.

In-person library services and staff are available:
Mondays-Thursdays 8:00am-7:00pm
Fridays 8:00am-5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday CLOSED, no in-person services available

  • After hours and during weekends a hospital ID and swipe card will be required to access the BMB Library on Floor 2 of the Diamond Centre.
  • To obtain swipe card authorization you need a current hospital ID card from VGH (no other site permitted).
  • Contact your department or Brookfield GIS in the Diamond Centre to enable your swipe card access to the building and library after hours.
  • UBC faculty, staff and students and hospital staff are required to present their identification to Brookfield GIS to have their cards programmed accordingly.
  • VCHA Policy states that VCH Photo ID must be worn and visible when on the premises.
  • Please direct enquiries concerning pass access to the Brookfield Help Desk, dhcchelp@brookfieldgis.com, 604-875-5830.
  • Please direct UBC library service enquiries to: BMB24-7ACCESS@LISTS.UBC.CA. Your feedback is welcome.

Diamond Centre Building Hours:
Monday to Friday: 7:00am – 7:00pm
Weekends & Holidays: CLOSED

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The UBC Biomedical Branch Library is located at Oak and 12th Avenue, flr 2 of the Diamond Health Care Centre.


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  • Reference Desk: (604) 875-4505
  • Circulation Desk: (604) 875-4505
  • Fax: (604) 875-4689
  • Email: bmb.library@ubc.ca


Gordon and Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre
2775 Laurel Street, Floor 2
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1M9

source: http://wiki.ubc.ca/Library:BMB_Branch_Widget