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Pacific Views Lecture: "On Thin Ice: Antarctic Biology in a Changing Ocean" (Nov. 1)

Gretchen Hofmann will discuss her research showing that rising levels of carbon in Antarctic waters threaten the Antarctic food chain.

Open Access Week 2016

The Library is recognizing International Open Access Week with an information table in the Library Paseo (October 24-29) and an Oct. 20 program - The Digital Humanities Revolution.

Collaboratory Fall Workshop Series: Social Media Data for Research (Nov. 3, 14)

UCSB Library's Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory is offering a series of four workshops during Fall 2016 to provide an orientation to tools, techniques, and considerations for working with Twitter data.

Workshop: Introduction to GIS using ArcMap (Nov. 7)

Hands-on introductory workshop to GIS being offered in the Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory.

Allen Cohen: ‘I Have a Deep Feeling for Libraries’

A profile of donor and former UCSB librarian Allen Cohen.

New Research Consultation Service

Beginning Oct. 10th, the Library is offering a new research consultation service for students, faculty, and staff focusing on individual research needs. Schedule a 20minute appointment online with a reference librarian for personal assistance.

$100,000 IMLS National Leadership Grant to UCSB Library

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) has awarded UCSB Library a $100,000 National Leadership Grant for "Always Already Computational: Library Collections as Data."

UCSB Reads 2017: Into the Beautiful North

2017 marks the UCSB Library’s eleventh year of leading UCSB Reads and our first of presenting fiction.

Noise Impact, 1st Floor Ocean Side

It's going to be noisy on 1st Floor Ocean Side this week as we continue to build out the Transfer Student Center.