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's "Dewey Decimators" Win UCSB United Way Tricycle Race

The Library's team, the Dewey Decimators won this year's UCSB United Way Tricycle Race.
Events, Library Employees

UCSB Reads Author Lecture (Monday, March 4)

Join us for a free lecture by Joshua Foer, author of this year's UCSB Reads book -- Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything.

U.S. Representatives Introduce Bill for Federal Open Access Policy

The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR) would require federal agencies with budgets of 100 million or more to provide public access to federally funded research within six months of publication.

Grants for Innovative Projects to Promote Open Access to Data

The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) has announced a Challenge Grant program to fund innovative projects to promote open access to data.

UCSB Reads Panel Discussion: Santa Barbara Central Downtown Public Library (Feb. 20)

Join us for a multidisciplinary panel discussion about this year's UCSB Reads book with a panel of UCSB faculty.

EGSL Current Exhibit: “All of Our History”

Come check out the current exhibition in the Ethnic & Gender Studies Library on the second floor.
Exhibits

Royal Society of Chemistry Open Access Vouchers Available

The Royal Society of Chemistry offers UCSB authors vouchers for publication fees.

Reminder: Complete the Campus Climate Survey and Win Prizes

Don't forget to answer the UC Campus Climate Survey. Check your email for your personalized invitation.

"The Study Bean" Announced as New Name for Library Store; Students Justin Hart and Kate Wilkins Win Naming Contest

We are pleased to announce that The Study Bean has been selected as the new name, and that undergraduate students Justin Hart and Kate Wilkins are the winners of the naming contest.