News

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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."
UCSB Reads

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...

UCSB Reads Books Still Available

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

Submit Your Art to the Library's Wireless Art Network (WAN)

We are currently accepting applications from artists for the launch of our Wireless Art Network. There are no qualifications besides being a student at UCSB, and wanting to make all new work for this project.

UCSB Reads Free Book Giveaway (Jan. 15)

On Wed. Jan. 15 at 10am, Chancellor Henry Yang & Dilling Yang, University Librarian Denise Stephens & AS President Jonathan Abboud will distribute free copies of the UCSB Reads 2014 book selection to UCSB students in the Library lobby.

On Exhibit in the Library: Against The Wall: Social Justice and Civil Unrest in California, 1960s-1980s

This exhibition will explore communities of color in California and their struggles for civil rights and social justice in the sixties to the eighties.

Thoreau Project Featured on KCLU Radio

Listen to an interview with Beth Witherell, editor-in-chief of the Thoreau Project, on KCLU radio about the recently-published scholarly volume of Thoreau correspondence.
Thoreau Edition

The Lens Newsletter Fall Quarter Issue Out

The Fall issue of The Lens newsletter for faculty and scholars is out.

Student Flu Shot Clinics at the Library (Nov. 6 & Dec. 4, 2013)

There will be two flu shot clinics at the Library: Wednesday, November 6th from 1-3 pm and Wednesday, Dec 4 from 1-3pm.

Looking For a Quiet Place to Study?

The 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th floors are designated Quiet floors.