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.

MIL Head to Discuss Chinese Research

Jon Jablonski, head of MIL since 2010, will present results of research conducted in Wuhan China on May 8.

Studying Urban Change: the LA Riots 20 years later

The Map & Imagery Lab has in its collection a series of photographs taken immediately after the Los Angeles Riots of 1992.

Launch of the Directory of Open Access Books

OAPEN has recently launched the Directory of Open Access Books. Read the article for more information.

UC Open Access Policy To Be Debated

In the Spring of 2012, the faculty of the University of California will be discussing an Open Access policy for the university. Read more to learn more about this important discussion.

Have you filed your 1040s yet?

Working on your taxes? Need a form? The library has tax forms and instructions in our Government Information Center.

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.