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UCSB Reads Faculty Panel (Wed. Feb. 12, 6pm, Montecito Public Library)

Come hear a panel of UCSB faculty from multiple disciplines will discuss the UCSB Reads selection, "The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America."
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Art & Altered States at the San Miguel Residence Hall (Feb. 9 - 13).

"Altered States," the UCSB Library's exhibition of Diane Gamboa's work is on display Feb. 9 - 13, 2014 in the San Miguel Residence Hall’s Formal Lounge.

Brown Bag Discussion of the UCSB Reads Book (Wed. Feb. 5, 12pm)

Bring your lunch and join us at the Library on Feb. 5 for a brown bag book discussion of The Big Burn by Timothy Egan.

Annual Nyholm Prize Awarded to Sherri Barnes

Annual Nyholm Prize Awarded to Sherri Barnes, Scholarly Communication Program Coordinator.
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UCSB Reads Faculty Panel (Jan. 29, 4pm)

Bren School professors will introduce the SERI Fire research initiative, which is bringing together an interdisciplinary team in pursuit of new strategies for managing wildfire under conditions of climate change.

Brown Bag Discussion of the UCSB Reads Book (Fri. Jan. 24, 12pm)

Brown bag book discussion led by librarian Alex Regan kicks off a series of lunchtime discussions that continue on February 7 and 21, and March 7 in the Student Resource Building.

Live Readings from UCSB Reads Book, KCSB-FM 91.9

Starting this week, tune into KCSB-FM 91.9 weekdays at noon to hear campus and community readers share excerpts from this year's UCSB Reads book selection, "The Big Burn."
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Library Acquires Edouard Pecourt Tango and Latin American Music Collection

In 2010 the UCSB Library acquired much of the former store inventory and collection of Parisian record dealer Edouard Pecourt, owner of the store La Boîte à Disques, a small antiquarian record shop in Paris from the early 1950s through 1980s...

No Water in Davidson Library (Mon. Jan. 20: 5am - 2pm)

Due to construction work, there will be no water in Davidson Library on Monday, January 20 from 5 am until about 2 pm.

UCSB Reads Books Still Available

Free book still available to UCSB students at the Library's Reference & Information Desk.