Academic research and community-generated materials

The Downtown Eastside Research Access Portal (DTES RAP) provides access to research and research-related materials relevant to Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES). You can browse by topic or search for items about the DTES, including academic materials such as scholarly articles and research summaries, as well as community materials such as reports, historical documents, and more. The DTES RAP is led by the Making Research Accessible initiative (MRAi), a partnership at the University of British Columbia (UBC) between the Learning Exchange and the Library. Learn more.

Latest Items Added to the DTES RAP


31st August 2021 at 9:00am
Collection snapshot: July 2021
17th August 2021 at 9:00am
Take five: Overdose prevention
20th July 2021 at 9:00am
How we add items to the collection