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.

Construction Update: Paging Service Required to Access Some Materials

Starting Monday, July 27, due to construction-related activity, some collections will be accessible over certain dates only through paging by Library staff.

Bob Bason Donates Capra Press Publisher's Collection

Robert E. “Bob” Bason of Santa Barbara recently donated 580 books published by Capra Press, along with more than 360 letters and related items, to UCSB Library’s Special Research Collections.

July 'Crossroads' E-newsletter Available

The July 2015 issue of Crossroads, the Library's e-newsletter, is available to read online.

Library Receives Gift to Support Spatial Data Research

The UC Santa Barbara Library has received a generous anonymous gift that will support research to identify more effective technical ways of identifying spatial data.

Extended: Indigenous Peoples of the Americas Exhibition

The Indigenous Peoples of the Americas: Roots, Resistance and Resurgence exhibition is extended through August 28. On exhibit in UCSB Library's Special Research Collections.

Extended: We Remember Them: Acts of Love and Compassion in Isla Vista Exhibition

The exhibition "We Remember Them: Acts of Love and Compassion in Isla Vista" has been extended and will be on display through Aug. 13 in UCSB's Red Barn (Old Gym).

What We're Reading This Summer

UCSB Library staff share books they plan to read this summer.

Travel Channel Features Flag from Library's Collection

The Travel Channel show "Mysteries at the Museum" is airing an episode that includes a segment about a UFW flag in the Library's Special Research Collections.

UCSB Contributes to Audio Preservation Guide

The newly released "ARSC Guide to Audio Preservation" was co-edited by Sam Brylawski, editor of UCSB's Discography of American Historical Recordings.

Upcoming Collection Moves -- Impact on Library Users

As we reach the end of the library renovation project, some collections will be available temporarily only through paging. Read the story for details.