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.

Library's Wax Cylinders Added to National Recording Registry

The Library of Congress had added UCSB Library's Vernacular Wax Cylinder Recordings collection to the National Recording Registry.

Chumash Panel to Discuss ‘Indigenous Peoples of the Americas’

A panel of three Chumash people will discuss how the Library exhibition "Indigenous Peoples of the Americas: Roots, Resistance, and Resurgence" relates to their people, 4 pm Tuesday, May 19 in the Mary Cheadle Room.

UCSB Reads: Writers' Cafe Panel (Wed., April 8, 4 pm)

A UCSB Reads panel titled "Writing from Life" will feature a discussion about writing, publishing, and teaching memoir, creative nonfiction, and fiction.

April 'Crossroads' E-newsletter Available

The April issue of 'Crossroads,' UCSB Library's monthly e-newsletter, is available to read online.

Off-Campus Access to Databases Is Now Easier

We have made a change to our list of Article Indexes and Research Databases that makes using them from off campus even easier. Read the article for more information.

UCSB Reads: 'Orange Is the New Black' Screening (Wed., April 8, 7 pm)

As part of the events for UCSB Reads 2015, the Carsey-Wolf Center will present a screening of "Orange Is the New Black" at 7 p.m. April 8 in the Pollock Theater followed by a discussion with director Allison Anders.

Grad Slam Preliminary Round in Library (Tue., April 7, 3-4 pm)

The Library will host one of the Grad Slam Preliminary Rounds in the Pacific View Room on Tuesday, April 7.

Next UCSB Reads Panel at Goleta Library (Thu., April 2)

As part of UCSB Reads and Santa Barbara Reads libraries in the Santa Barbara Public Library System are hosting panel discussions.

Store Your Stuff in a Library Locker

Lockers can be reserved in the Library via a new online request form.

Meet Your Librarian: Shari Laster

For our series of profiles on UCSB Librarians, we talk to Shari Laster, Subject Librarian for Government Information, Government Data, and Law.