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
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
California Assembly Bill 609 will ensure that the public can access the published results of taxpayer-funded research for free.
April 22, 2013
An article in the Jan. 8 issue of Los Angeles Times highlights the UCSB Library's collection of Eddie Davis photos, scrapbooks, and memorabilia.
January 18, 2013
The UCSB Library just received $239,600 from the Mellon-funded "Cataloging Hidden Special Collections and Archives awards program" administered by the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR).
January 2, 2013