Bookscapes: Trading Knowledge in British Colonial India, a public lecture by Professor Swati Chattopadhyay in in conjunction with the exhibition Conjuring Indipes: Trading Knowledge in British a: British Views of the Subcontinent, 1780-1870.
October 8, 2013
In order to address the ongoing need for study space and seating while the Library is under construction, Classroom 1575 on the first floor is now open as a student study space outside of regular work hours.
September 30, 2013
Free chair massages for students take place every Tuesday from 12-2pm in the New Books Area on the first floor of the Library. Sign-ups begin at 11:45am.
September 27, 2013
Two half-hour drop-in tours are being offered to help students get to know the Library better.
September 26, 2013
Banned books week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read which is typically held the last week of September.
September 24, 2013
Join us at the Library groundbreaking ceremony on October 1. RSVP required.
September 23, 2013
New digital microfilm scanners installed in Davidson and the Arts Library provide much improved optics and special features like on-screen magnification and the ability to generate keyword searchable documents.
September 19, 2013
A wiki has been created to provide an open, shared space where UC faculty, librarians, and other stakeholders can engage directly with the Open Access Policy Implementation (OAPI) team.
September 18, 2013
The pieces exhibited in the Library were winners in UCSB’s first annual Art of Science competition, held during the summer of 2013. Winners were judged on their aesthetic excellence as well as scientific or technical interest.
September 13, 2013
The inaugural volume in the first full-scale scholarly edition of Thoreau's correspondence to be published in over fifty years is part of the Thoreau Project, directed by Elzabeth Witherell and based out of the UCSB Library.
September 11, 2013