Collection Development: News & Events

The Collection Development News Archive contains summaries of press releases about prominent news developments. The heading of each item links to the full text of that story.

New Licensed Resource – Digital U.S. Bills and Resolutions, 1789 – Present

UCSB researchers now have access to Digital U.S. Bills and Resolutions, 1789-present.

Building Project Update from University Librarian Denise Stephens

A message to the UCSB campus from University Librarian Denise Stephens with updates on the Library Addition & Renovation Project.

New Licensed Resource – International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd ed.

The International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences is now available to UCSB researchers.

Supporting Photonics Research at UCSB

The Current announced that UCSB has been named the West Coast hub of the National Photonics Manufacturing Institute.

New Licensed Resource – RILM Retrospective Abstracts of Music Literature

The UCSB Library has a new licensed resource: RILM Retrospective Abstracts of Music Literature.
Collections, Humanities

Upcoming Collection Moves -- Impact on Library Users

As we reach the end of the library renovation project, some collections will be available temporarily only through paging. Read the story for details.

New Books on Composite Materials

Check out these new electronic resources on composite materials.

Loeb Classical Library Now Available

The Loeb Library of Greek and Latin literature is now available online.
Collections, Humanities

Bill Kaska honored by the Royal Society of Chemistry

An issue of the Dalton Transactions has been devoted to the career of Professor Bill Kaska.

New Licensed Resource – Nature Plants

All UC campuses now have access to Nature Plants on the Nature.com (NPG) platform.