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.

Deadline Approaching for the Art of Science Competition

July 26 is the deadline for entering works into the first annual UCSB Art of Science Competition. The Library will be displaying the competition finalists in its first floor gallery.

2-Story Building Closed for Renovation

The UCSB Library's 2-story historic building has been officially closed to the public. That part of the Library will undergo renovations and will not re-open until the Library Addition & Renovation Project is completed, two 1/2 years from now.

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.