EGSL: News & Events

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

Ever Wondered How to Find New Books in EGSL?

Check out some of our new titles in the Ethnic & Gender Studies Library.

Researcher Andrea Fernandez-García Visits EGSL

Fulbright scholar Andrea Fernandez-García of Spain is conducting research in Chicana/o studies using the Colección Tloque Nahuaque (CTN) in the UCSB Library’s Ethnic and Gender Studies Library.

Banned Books in EGSL

Banned Books Week, September 21-27, is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Read the story for more details.

New Display in EGSL on UCSB Student Activism

A new display on view in the Ethnic and Gender Studies Library (2nd floor) is titled "Hungry for Justice: Student Activism and the Struggle for Dignity in the 1980s and 1990s"

New EGSL Display - Pussy Riot: Feminism and the Fight for Free Speech in Russia

The new display in the Ethnic and Gender Studies Library (EGSL) on the 2nd floor focuses on the group "Pussy Riot," feminism, and protest in Russia. Pussy Riot is best described as a Russian feminist punk rock protest collective.

New EGSL Display for Black History Month

A new Black History month display in the Ethnic & Gender Studies Library celebrates the 2014 theme of "Civil Rights in America."