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.

Multicultural Center Hosts Library Exhibition on Diasporas

On view at the Multicultural Center this summer is In Africa and the Americas: The Legacy of the Diasporas. This exhibition draws upon the rich graphic art collections in the Library's California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives (CEMA).

Library Building Project Featured in Museum Exhibition

Currently on view at UCSB's Art, Design & Architecture Museum is "Unbuilt UCSB," an exhibition that displays building projects and designs that were intended for the UC Santa Barbara campus but never constructed or have yet to be completed.

EGSL Display Honors Gerda Lerner

A new display in the Ethnic & Gender Studies library honors Gerda Lerner, a pioneer in the field of women's history.
Collections, Exhibits

I <3 UCSB Library Contest Winner Announced

Congratulations to second year Political Science student Bonnie Casillas, winner of the I <3 UCSB Library contest for her entry "Saturday Night Rendez-vous with Davidson."
Contests, Events, Outreach

Exhibition: Wireless Art Network

The Library is the location for a site-specific digital exhibition created by students Raymond Douglas and Chris Silva.

The Lens Newsletter Spring Issue Released

The Spring 2013 issue of The Lens newsletter for faculty and scholars has just been released.

Be Sure to Return Reserves on Time

Don't forget. Fines for reserves materials are double during Dead Week and Finals.

Paint Your Stress Away (June 5, 11am-2pm)

Come de-stress during Dead Week while bidding farewell to the oldest part of the Library in anticipation of the upcoming construction project beginning June 17.

Old Library Catalog Cards Available

The Library is discarding approximately 3 million old catalog cards as we clean out the building in preparation for construction. Contact us if you want some of these for art, research, or other projects.

The Online Catalog Just Got Richer

Book search results in the UCSB Library Catalog (http://pegasus.library.ucsb.edu/) are now being delivered along with cover images, tables of contents, reviews from The New York Times, and other enriched descriptive data.