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.

Library to Participate in All-Gaucho Reunion

Welcome back Gauchos! Please join us this Saturday for a drop-in event in the Library's stunning eighth-floor Pacific View Room and stop by our table at The Taste of UCSB.
Events

Exhibit: World Comics

Currently on view on the Library's first floor is a comics exhibit curated by Art History Professor Miriam Wattles and her seminar 186RW students in conjunction with the 2013 Regents’ Lecture by Scott McCloud.
Exhibits

California Assembly Bill 609: Taxpayer Access to Publicly Funded Research

California Assembly Bill 609 will ensure that the public can access the published results of taxpayer-funded research for free.

University Librarian Denise Stephens to Speak on the Politics of Film Preservation

On Tuesday, April 23 at 5pm, University Librarian Denise Stephens will participate in a Diversity Dialogue Program, "Politics of Film Preservation: The Case of 'The Man' and Other Hidden Cultural Legacies," in the Multicultural Center Theater.

Grad Slam in Library, Wednesday April 17, 4pm

As part of the Graduate Division's week-long Graduate Student Showcase celebrating graduate students and their remarkable accomplishments, the Library will present Grad Slam Round 7 on Wednesday, April 17 at 4pm.

Library Presentation at AS Senate Meeting This Wednesday

The Library will present a brief informational slideshow about its upcoming construction project at Wednesday's Associated Students (AS) Senate meeting, 6:30pm in the Flying A Room in the UCen.

New Display in EGSL: Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Ethnic and Gender Studies Library (EGSL) on the second floor of Davidson Library is currently showing a display about Martin Luther King, Jr. entitled "Remembering."
Exhibits

Special Collections Open Saturday for Spring Insight

The UCSB Library's Special Collections Department is staying open especially this Saturday, April 13 from 10am-4pm for Spring Insight.

Library Welcomes Visitors for Spring Insight

On Saturday April 13, the Library welcomes admitted and prospective students and their families to campus for Spring Insight.
Events, Outreach

LibQUAL+ Library Quality Survey Underway

The Library is currently administering LibQUAL+ -- a library quality survey that evaluates user perceptions of Library resources, services, and spaces. If you received an email inviting you to participate, please complete the survey.