UBC Library wins Gold at CPRS National Awards of Excellence

The UBC Library Communications team was behind the Open Access Awareness campaign. Left to right: Designer, Jasmine Devonshire, Photographer and Videographer, Clare Yow, Director, Becky Potvin, and Strategist, Michelle Blackwell.

UBC Library is the first academic library to be selected as the Gold winner for the 2017 CPRS Digital Communications campaign of the year for their Open Access Awareness campaign.

The campus-wide campaign launched in the Fall of 2016, and aimed to foster awareness and enhance student understanding around the Open Access movement and the open resources available through the Library.

Celebrated annually, the CPRS Awards showcase Canada’s best public relations and communications projects and campaigns.

Congratulations to the UBC Library Communications team, who was behind the Open Access Awareness campaign! Learn more.