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 Hosts Table at Graduate Student Orientation, Oct. 1

The Library looks forward to meeting new graduate students at the Graduate Student Orientation Campus Resource Fair.

43 Library Employees Recognized for Innovative Work

Congratulations to these Library employees who are being celebrated for "Living the Value" of innovation in the workplace.
Library Employees

Tom Brittnacher, Geospatial Data Curator, Joins Library

This year the Library hired Tom Brittnacher, the first of a number of data curation subject experts, this one in the area of geospatial data.

Library Seeks Volunteers for Website User Testing

Library seeks volunteers for 15-20 minute user testing sessions. Please email outreach@library.ucsb.edu.

New Display in EGSL on UCSB Student Activism

A new display on view in the Ethnic and Gender Studies Library (2nd floor) is titled "Hungry for Justice: Student Activism and the Struggle for Dignity in the 1980s and 1990s"

Library Employees Recognized for "Living the Value" of Integrity

Congratulations to these Library employees who were recently recognized as "Living the Value" of Integrity, one of the six core UCSB Library values.
Library Employees

UCSB eScholarship Report Reveals Frequent Activity on Open Access Publishing Platform

View UCSB's eScholarship quarterly report, and see what's new and popular, and how departments are using the open access publishing platform and repository.

A Note for Special Collections Researchers

Construction activities in Special Collections may result in delays retrieving materials for patrons and researchers. Read the full story for more information.

University Librarian Signs Last Beam for New Construction

On June 25, University Librarian Denise Stephens participated in a topping off ceremony with our construction firm by signing the last beam that is to be added to the Library Addition.

Featured Collection Item: Manuscript Bible, c. 1297

This Latin Bible, c. 1297, is one of the earliest held in the UCSB Library’s Special Collections.
Special Collections