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.

Free Earplugs at Reference Desk

The Library offers free earplugs at the Reference Desk.
Library Services, Outreach

February 'Crossroads' E-newsletter Available

The February 2015 edition of the Library's "Crossroads" e-newsletter is online.

Donate books to California prisons

UCSB Library is collecting book donations for California prisoners as part of UCSB Reads 2015.
Events, Gifts, Outreach, UCSB Reads

Lactation Room Returns

A lactation room is once again available in Davidson Library, one of five on campus.

Learn to Share Maps on the Web with ArcGIS Online (Feb. 12)

The Map & Imagery Lab and the UCSB Geography Club will present a workshop about ArcGIS Online, a Web mapping application accessible to all UCSB affiliates.

On Exhibit: Girls-in-Justice

UCSB Art professor Richard Ross' photographs of girls in the juvenile justice system are on display in the Library's Tower Gallery.

Meet Your Librarian: Annie Platoff

Q-and-A with Annie Platoff, Web Services Librarian and Subject Librarian for Geology, Military Science, and Slavic Studies.

Library Launches 'Crossroads' Electronic Newsletter

UCSB Library has sent out the inaugural edition of its monthly electronic newsletter, "Crossroads."

UCSB Reads 2015 Book Giveaway (Mon., Jan. 12, 10am)

To kick off UCSB Reads 2015, Chancellor Yang, Executive Vice Chancellor David Marshall, and University Librarian Denise Stephens will distribute free copies of this year's book, "Orange Is the New Black," to UCSB students.
Events, UCSB Reads

Overnight Study Access Requires Newest ID Card

For access to the Library's Overnight Study Services, faculty, students, and staff must use the latest generation of UCSB Access ID Card.