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
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
The Encyclopedic Discography of Victor Recordings (EDVR) now contains more than 10,000 streaming audio recordings digitized from the collections of the Library of Congress and UCSB for LC's National Jukebox.
October 6, 2011
Students and researchers now have free access to 170 images of posters, artwork, and photographs documenting the work of the Kearny Street Workshop and the Asian/Pacific American community in 1970s and 1980s San Francisco.
February 14, 2011
This exhibit in Special Collections displays highlights from book and manuscript collections acquired during the past year.
September 9, 2010
Pecourt’s extraordinary collection of over 3,000 cylinders and 18,000 discs was acquired by the UCSB Library in 2010. Selections from the collection are on exhibit in the Department of Special Collections.
July 1, 2010