News & Events

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.

Extended Hours for Finals Week (June 7-14)

Regular hours for Davidson Library will be extended during Finals Week.

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.

Library Hours Will Vary During Memorial Day Weekend (Fri. May 24 - Mon. May 27)

The library hours will vary during Memorial Day weekend.
Library Services

SEL Collection Getting Ready to Move

When the Library Addition and Renovation Project begins in mid-June, we will be emptying the existing two-story building. Much of the material in the Sciences-Engineering Library will go into temporary storage.

Artist Favianna Rodriguez Donates Personal Papers

Favianna Rodriguez, the Oakland-based activist artist best known for bold posters and digital art that explore issues of social justice, has donated her personal archive to the UCSB Library.