Effective July 1, the World bank will be adopting an Open Access Policy. "What the World Bank's Open Access Policy Means for Development" is a liveblog and webcast scheduled for Monday May 21, from 9:30-11am PST.
May 15, 2012
The extensive papers of important political activist Stanley Sheinbaum are ready for use in the Department of Special Collections.
May 2, 2012
The California Digital Library has established a relationship with Lulu.com to provide print and e-book distribution services for University of California research units. Find out more about it at the Webinar.
April 27, 2012
OAPEN has recently launched the Directory of Open Access Books. Read the article for more information.
April 12, 2012
Special Collections' current exhibit features a wide range of items illustrating how we view nature.
April 6, 2012
The Library's Dept. of Special Collections collects, maintains, and preserves the campus libraries' most valuable, rare, and unique materials. The UCSB Affiliates lecture on Wednesday will address some of these collections.
February 27, 2012
Come see the Department of Special Collections' exhibit featuring selections on travel and modes of travel.
December 8, 2011
The Newspapers and Current Serials Collections are being moved this week.
October 25, 2011
We are currently moving the Media Collection from the Government Information Center to the lower level of Davidson Library, 1st floor.
October 11, 2011
This exhibit includes books and manuscripts acquired by the Department of Special Collections over the past year, including artist's books, photograph collections, silkscreens, and other materials.
October 6, 2011