News & Events

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.

Recess Hours in Effect During Spring Break (3/24 - 4/1)

During Spring Break the Library's hours vary. Be sure to check the Hours page for details.
Library Services

Arts Library Front Entrance Construction: Monday, March 26

The front entrance of the Arts Library will be under construction on March 26. Read the story for more information.
Arts Library

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.

UCSB Library Catalog & "Request" Function Unavailable Sun. March 25: 3 AM - 3 PM PDT

The UCSB Library Catalog will be down for maintenance on Sunday, March 25th from 3 AM - 3 PM PDT.

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.

Extended Hours for Finals Week

During finals week the Davidson Library has extended hours. And don't forget that the 24-hour room is open... 24 hours!

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 Reads Conversations Continue This Week

The UCSB Reads Community Conversations continue this week. See the full article for more details.

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.

Redesign of Course Reserves Web Form

We have a new form for submitting course reserves lists. The changes are cosmetic and do not affect how course reserves works.
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