Description KnowBC was launched in 2001 as the online edition of Harbour Publishing’s Encyclopedia of British Columbia (EBC).
EBC is the definitive reference work on BC. With more than 4,000 entries and 1,500 accompanying photographs, maps, charts and tables, as well as sound and video clips, EBC is the source of readable and authoritative information on all the significant BC people, places and things.

In addition, the KnowBC portal has added:

Marine Life of the Pacific Northwest: A Photographic Encyclopedia of Invertebrates, Seaweeds and Selected Fishes
The Encyclopedia of Raincoast Place Names
Raincoast Chronicles 20: Lilies
Fireweed: Frontier Women of British Columbia
Far West: The Story of British Columbia
Where Mountains Meet the Sea: The History of Coastal BC
Subjects Canadian Studies, History
Subscription Subscription
Alumni Access No
Open Access No