The BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU)

The BC Centre on Substance Use is a provincially networked organization with a mandate to develop, help implement, and evaluate evidence-based approaches to substance use and addiction by translating leading innovative multidisciplinary research into education and care guidance.

Simon Fraser University (SFU) Library

SFU Library is a comprehensive university library valuing openness, diversity, and creativity with a focus on the teaching, learning, and research needs of students and faculty, keeping over 5.6 million print, mircroform, and online items, maintaining a commitment to open access for all.

The University of British Columbia (UBC) Learning Exchange

The Learning Exchange was established in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES) in 1999 and has become a trusted and valued contributor to the DTES community. It has developed as a welcoming, informal and lively hub where UBC students and faculty, and DTES residents and organizations connect, pursue common interests and learn from each other and, in so doing, increase community and university capacity to act for positive change.

The University of British Columbia (UBC) Library

UBC Library’s Irving K. Barber Learning Centre is dedicated to the intellectual, social, cultural, and economic development of people in British Columbia. It is focused on enhancing access to information, knowledge, and innovative teaching through the support of learning and research on an interactive basis with people in British Columbia and beyond.















With special thanks to the UBC’s Hampton Fund and the Faculty of Arts for supporting the Partnership Development Grant.