The Arts Library has a small but focused collection of graphic novels, graphic narratives, comics, and manga.
November 14, 2012
The Santa Barbara Flood Control District recently donated their entire archive of print and digital aerial photography to MIL.
March 14, 2012
UCSB Library’s Department of Special Collections has recently acquired the papers of author Lou Cannon, former White House correspondent and noted biographer of Ronald Reagan.
April 7, 2009
Collector and author Darrel Baker and his wife Tina Arth gave the library a generous donation to acquire new cylinders for the library's Cylinder Preservation and Digitization Project.
September 1, 2008
Kenneth Karmiole, Class of ’68, is creating an endowed fund to benefit Special Collections in the UC Santa Barbara Library with a pledge of $100,000.
June 1, 2007
Diana and Simon Raab of Santa Barbara are creating a generously-endowed fund to benefit Special Collections.
January 1, 2007
Thanks to donors Neal Linson, Ceil Pulitzer, and Stanley Sheinbaum, a project has begun to digitize and make accessible on the web some of the most important conference proceedings, talks, and dialogues recorded by CSDI.
January 1, 2005
The Neal J. Linson Family generously provided funding for a project to organize, preserve, and publicize the extensive Isla Vista resources held by the UCSB Department of Special Collections and other areas of the UCSB Library.
August 1, 2000