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.

Debus Family Donates Rare Records Collection

The family of the late Allen G. Debus has donated his collection of rare records from the earliest years of recorded sound to the UCSB Library.

Nominate a Book for UCSB Reads 2017

You are invited to nominate a book of fiction for UCSB Reads 2017.
UCSB Reads

New Licensed Resource: 60 Minutes

All UC campuses now have access to 60 Minutes (1997-2014).

Library Welcomes New Humanities Data Curator

Thomas G. Padilla is UCSB Library's first-ever Humanities Data Curator.

On Exhibit: Art of Science Competition Winners

Winning entries in the 2016 Art of Science Competition are on display in UCSB Library's Tower Gallery (1st Floor, Ocean Side).

On Exhibit: The Letters of Josef Mengele

This exhibition of letters sent by Nazi physician Josef Mengele to his wife, Irene, while he was stationed at Auschwitz, is planned in conjunction with Holocaust survivor Eva Kor's May 5 visit to UCSB.
Events, Exhibits, Humanities

Scholarly Publishing Discussion List Launched

UCSB Library is starting a Scholarly Publishing and Communication Discussion List for UCSB faculty, graduate students, librarians, administrators, editors, peer reviewers, and publishers.

New Library Certified LEED Gold

The U.S. Green Building Council has awarded UCSB Library’s new and renovated buildings LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification.
Outreach

Teaching Exhibitions on Display in Library

Two teaching exhibitions will be on display in the Library’s new Art & Architecture Collection in collaboration with UCSB’s Art, Design, & Architecture (AD&A) Museum.

UC Libraries Approve New Taylor & Francis Journal Package

Following recently concluded negotiations with Taylor & Francis, the University of California Libraries have approved a new license for all Taylor & Francis journals through 2018.