Electronic Resource & Database Access

There will be no off-campus access to Library electronic resources and databases this Friday, November 28 from 6-10pm. Library buildings are also closed for the Thanksgiving holiday during that time.

Special Collections Open Saturday for Spring Insight

The UCSB Library's Special Collections Department is staying open especially this Saturday, April 13 from 10am-4pm for Spring Insight. Visitors are invited to stop by and view the current exhibit, "Who Freed the Slaves?: Emancipation as a Social Movement". The exhibit, curated by UCSB History professor John Majewski and Ph.D. candidate Maria Fedorova, marks the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation with a selection of items from the vast Civil War-era holdings of the Library's William Wyles Collection.

Curators John Majewski and Maria Fedorova in front of the exhibit