The UCSB Library offers congratulations to Shuji Nakamura, recipient of the 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics.
October 7, 2014
UCSB and other UC campuses now have access to the Sixth National Population Census of China Database.
September 24, 2014
Banned Books Week, September 21-27, is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Read the story for more details.
September 22, 2014
The California Digital Library licensed six Nature Reviews titles on behalf of system libraries.
September 10, 2014
Starting Saturday, September 6, select areas of Floor 1 South (in the Library's 4-story building) are temporarily closed to the public for approximately three weeks. Read the story for details.
September 5, 2014
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"
August 13, 2014
The UC libraries have launched a consortial Demand Driven Acquisition (DDA) pilot program for university press books in the humanities and social sciences.
July 23, 2014
The California Digital Library (CDL) recently completed a successful negotiation with Elsevier for a 5-year license to the Science Direct journal package of more than 1,200 titles.
July 23, 2014
Construction activities in Special Collections may result in delays retrieving materials for patrons and researchers. Read the full story for more information.
July 1, 2014
Two new international 78prm collections have been added to the historical sound recordings archive in Special Collections, the Kutay Derin Kugay collection of Turkish recordings and a collection of African recordings.
June 18, 2014