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February Crossroads E-newsletter Available

Crossroads, UCSB Library's monthly electronic newsletter, is available to read online.
Events, Exhibits, Outreach

#lovemyFDL: Love Your Federal Depository Library

U.S. government documents are made available at no cost to Congressionally designated Federal depository libraries (FDLs. UCSB Library one of 90 participating FDLs in California, and the only such designated institution in Santa Barbara County.

Late Night Study Area Expanded

In response to student need, UCSB Library will increase the area open for Late Night Study Service starting Sunday, Jan. 31.

On Exhibit: Modes of Codex

The UCSB Library exhibition “Modes of Codex: The Art of the Book from Medieval Fragments to Movable Type and Fine Press Printing” will be on display Jan. 28 through April 29 in Special Research Collections.

Welcome to the Reinvented UCSB Library

The expanded UCSB Library is now open for service.

On Exhibit: Construction to Reinvention: UCSB Library Photo History

A new exhibition of archival photographs traces the history of the Library from 1954 to 2016.

Library Architects to Present Lecture (Thu., Jan. 21, 5:30 pm)

Members of Pfeiffer Partners Architects, the firm that designed the renovated and expanded UCSB Library, will discuss their work during a free lecture at the Library on Thu., Jan. 21.

GIS Install Party. BYOD! (Fri., Jan. 22, 1-5 pm)

The Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory and the Map & Imagery Lab host an afternoon of support for desktop GIS software.

Library Releases 2014-15 Annual Report

The Library's Annual Report for 2014-2015 is available to read online.

Interim Director Named for Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory

UCSB Librarian Stephanie Tulley has been named interim director of the new Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory that will open in the expanded Library on Jan. 4, 2016.