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.

Visit the Data Pub at CDL

A new blog site from the California Digital Library provides a forum to discuss data management. Join in the conversation.

Australia to Open Publicly Financed Biomedical Research

Australia's National Health and Medical Research Council has joined the Open Access movement, requiring open access for publicly-funded research.

Studying Tonight? Free Cookies for Students at 10 PM (Tue. & Wed.) in Davidson Library!

Tuesday and Wednesday night at 10 PM during Finals Week, we'll have free cookies for students studying in Davidson Library.

Moby-Duck Author, Donovan Hohn, to Speak on Campus (March 5)

The author of this year's UCSB Reads book will give a free lecture on Monday, March 5, 2012.

UCSB Affiliates Lecture to Highlight UCSB Library's Special Collections

The Library's Dept. of Special Collections collects, maintains, and preserves the campus libraries' most valuable, rare, and unique materials. The UCSB Affiliates lecture on Wednesday will address some of these collections.

Amos Paul Kennedy, Jr. to Visit the Campus

Amos Paul Kennedy, Jr. will visit the UCSB campus February 8-10. Kennedy’s visit will include a public lecture and two days of working in the Art Department Printing Studio.

Moby Duck Readings on KCSB

Moby Duck is being read live on air every Monday - Friday at noon. Listen to it on KCSB at 91.9 fm or online at www.kcsb.org.

Supreme Court Decision Restores Copyright Protection to Some Works Formerly in the Public Domain

A new Supreme Court decision on January 18 has restored copyright protection to works formerly considered to be in the public domain.

Another Duck Spotted on Campus!

Local artist Holly Mackay has created a duck entirely from trash. Come to the library and see her creation.

UCSB Reads Book Giveaway on Thursday

The library will be giving copies of this year's UCSB Reads book to students starting on Thursday.