On July 24, 2013, the Academic Senate of the University of California passed an Open Access Policy.
August 2, 2013
More than 2500 print gamebooks (primarily paperback) along with a smaller number of related works in other media.
July 23, 2013
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.
July 22, 2013
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.
July 16, 2013
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).
July 16, 2013
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.
July 15, 2013
A new display in the Ethnic & Gender Studies library honors Gerda Lerner, a pioneer in the field of women's history.
July 1, 2013
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."
June 28, 2013
The Library is the location for a site-specific digital exhibition created by students Raymond Douglas and Chris Silva.
June 6, 2013
The Spring 2013 issue of The Lens newsletter for faculty and scholars has just been released.
June 4, 2013