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.

Poet, Translator, and UCSB Professor Emeritus John Ridland Donates Papers to Library

John Ridland, a UCSB Professor Emeritus and noted poet and translator, has donated his original manuscripts, translations, correspondence, and more to the UCSB Library.
Special Collections

UCSB Library Catalogers More Than Double Their Productivity

In the past two years, UCSB Library catalogers have more than doubled their productivity in creating and editing records for the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC).

Nominate a Book for UCSB Reads 2016

The UCSB Library is seeking nominations for book titles for UCSB Reads 2016.
UCSB Reads

'Art of Science' Contest Winners Announced

Winners of the second Art of Science Competition were honored during a reception in Elings Hall on Friday, April 17. Winning images are on display in the Library.

Next Pacific Views Speaker: Giovanni Vigna (Tues., April 28, 4pm)

UCSB computer science professor Giovanni Vigna will discuss malware as the next speaker in the Pacific Views: Library Speaker Series.

On Exhibit: K-pop Material Culture and Global Fandom

A new exhibition about Korean pop music will be on display on the 8th Floor of the Library from April 13 through May 29.
Exhibits

Philanthropist Sara Miller McCune Donates $5 Million to UCSB

Local philanthropist Sara Miller McCune has donated $5 million to UCSB, including $2.5 million for the UCSB Library.
Gifts

Library Extends Hours of Social Sciences Data Lab

A new, centralized lab to help students, faculty, and scholars find and analyze data is now open on the Library’s 8th Floor. Read the story for more details.

On Exhibit: Art of Science

Art of Science will be on display in the Library's 1st Floor Gallery from Aug. 13 through Aug. 28.

UCSB Reads: Piper Kerman Author Talk (Wed., April 15, 8 pm)

Piper Kerman, author of "Orange Is the New Black," will present a free talk in UCSB's Campbell Hall at 8 pm Wednesday, April 15.