News

The News Archive contains summaries of news stories about prominent news developments. The heading of each item links to the full text of that story.

Extended Hours for Finals (through Dec. 19, 2014)

The regular hours for Davidson Library have been extended for Finals Week. Read the story for details.

Looking For a Quiet Place to Study?

The 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th floors are designated Quiet floors.

Proposed New Draft UC Policy on Open Access

The proposed new policy extends open access rights and responsibilities to all non-Senate members of the UC community who are authors of scholarly articles.

Using Our Computers? Don’t Forget to Log Out!

To protect your privacy as well as your IDs and passwords, please remember to log out when you are done. Read the story for more information.

Attention Faculty: Please Request Your Reserves for Winter by Fri. Dec. 12

Please place your reserve requests for winter quarter by Fri., Dec. 12. This will help us ensure they are processed before the start of the quarter.

Library Closure During Winter Holidays (Dec. 24-Jan. 2, 2014)

UCSB Library will be closed for the winter holidays from Wednesday, December 24 through Friday, January 2. See the story for more details.

Student Flu Shot Clinic at the Library (Dec. 9, 2014)

There will be a flu shot clinic at the Library: Tuesday, Dec 9 from 1:30-3:30 pm.

UCSB Reads 2015 Book Announced

The book for UCSB Reads 2015 is "Orange Is the New Black," the best-selling memoir by Piper Kerman about her time in prison.

New Book Display Part of 'Anthropocene' Series

A new display in the Library features books of literature, poetry, philosophy and more focused on the environment.
Exhibits, Humanities, Outreach

On Exhibit: Images of Africa

A new exhibition in Special Collections draws upon research materials in Special Collections, by and about Africans over the past 400 years.