In 2010 the UCSB Library acquired much of the former store inventory and collection of Parisian record dealer Edouard Pecourt, owner of the store La Boîte à Disques, a small antiquarian record shop in Paris from the early 1950s through 1980s...
January 20, 2014
Newly published spreadsheet describes the FAS flights purchased from Whittier College in 2012.
December 3, 2013
The papers of William Dole (1917-1983), American abstract collage artist born in Angola, Indiana, and former Professor of Art at UC Santa Barbara, are now available for research.
October 17, 2013
Among many fascinating parts of our aerial photography collection are photographs showing the devastating effects of the 2008 Tea Fire.
August 26, 2013
More than 2500 print gamebooks (primarily paperback) along with a smaller number of related works in other media.
July 23, 2013
A new display in the Ethnic & Gender Studies library honors Gerda Lerner, a pioneer in the field of women's history.
July 1, 2013
The Spring 2013 issue of The Lens newsletter for faculty and scholars has just been released.
June 4, 2013
Book search results in the UCSB Library Catalog (http://pegasus.library.ucsb.edu/) are now being delivered along with cover images, tables of contents, reviews from The New York Times, and other enriched descriptive data.
May 27, 2013
When the Library Addition and Renovation Project begins in mid-June, we will be emptying the existing two-story building. Much of the material in the Sciences-Engineering Library will go into temporary storage.
May 20, 2013
Favianna Rodriguez, the Oakland-based activist artist best known for bold posters and digital art that explore issues of social justice, has donated her personal archive to the UCSB Library.
May 17, 2013