Below are News items in the category of Collections

Spotlight on American Religions Collection

Today’s literary religion trend is “mindfulness.” Think adult coloring books and yoga.

Debus Family Donates Rare Records Collection

The family of the late Allen G. Debus has donated his collection of rare records from the earliest years of recorded sound to the UCSB Library.

New Licensed Resource: MarinLit

The UCSB Library has licensed MarinLit, a database dedicated to marine natural products research.

New Licensed Resource: 60 Minutes

All UC campuses now have access to 60 Minutes (1997-2014).

Professor Thuc-Quyen Nguyen Wins Humboldt Research Award

Congratulations to Chemistry Professor Thuc-Quyen Nguyen, winner of the Humboldt Research Award.

'From Tango Myth to Tango History' Lecture (Wed., April 6, 3:30 pm)

“From Tango Myth to Tango History: Listening to the Pecourt Collection” will be presented by Morgan James Luker, Assistant Professor of Music at Reed College, at 3:30 p.m. April 6 in UCSB Library’s Special Research Collections.

Stefano Tessaro: National Science Foundation CAREER Award

The UCSB Library congratulates Professor Stefano Tessaro, NSF CAREER Award winner.

Camouflaged Rooftops from World War II

During World War II, aircraft factories, fearing that they might be targets for Japanese bombs, covered their rooftops with fake "rooftop towns."

UC Libraries Approve New Taylor & Francis Journal Package

Following recently concluded negotiations with Taylor & Francis, the University of California Libraries have approved a new license for all Taylor & Francis journals through 2018.

Professor Howard Winant Awarded ASA Cox-Johnson-Frazier Award

Congratulations to Sociology Professor Howard Winant.