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.

UCSB Library Tour for Grad Students Goes Live

A video tour of the UCSB Library produced by the Graduate Division and the UCSB Library for graduate students is now being featured on the new GradSpace.

Claudia Jimenez and Alyce Harris Win Unsung Heroine Awards

The Library congratulates Claudia Jimenez -- Acting Head, Access Services -- who was presented the 2013 Unsung Heroine Award from the UCSB Professional Women's Association.
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Power Is Moving In

The Library is adding 53 tables with power to the 4-story and 8-story buildings.

"Construction Updates" Blog Launched

The UCSB Library has launched a new blog to provide weekly updates on the Library Addition and Renovation Project, which breaks ground on June 17.

I <3 UCSB Library Contest

UCSB Library is hosting a contest for students, faculty, staff, and alumni to submit videos, photographs, songs, poetry, short stories or other creative media that capture your appreciation and favorite memories of UCSB Library.

Do You Receive NIH Funding?

Effective July 2013, the NIH will delay processing of non-competitive renewal funding if researchers are not in compliance with the 2008 NIH Public Access Policy.

Library Radio on KCSB-FM, 91.9

Listen to your Library! Library Radio can be heard on on KCSB-FM,91.9 or live streaming.

LibQUAL+ Survey Extended

We’ve extended the UCSB Library Quality Survey (LibQUAL+) a few more weeks since we have not yet received enough responses for a valid sample of our users.

UCSB Library Ranks in Top 15 for "Most Social Media Friendly"

UCSB Library ranked #15 out of 100 most social media friendly college and university libraries for 2013.

Library Celebrates 1500 Likes on Facebook

On Tuesday, April 24 at 15:00 (3pm), the Library celebrated the milestone of reaching 1500 likes on Facebook.
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