Jonathan Swainger

NOTICE: The Bob Harkins Branch downtown is closed for the remainder of the day (Wed June 29), due to a power outage affecting multiple businesses in the area. The Nechako Branch remains open.

Publication Award

Jonathan Swainger won for a work contributing to local history with his book, Aspiration: A History of the University of British Columbia. Aspiration tells the story of the grassroots campaign that created momentum for a northern university, to the establishment and construction of UNBC, to its evolution throughout the years.