Below are News items in the category of Humanities

What We're Reading Over Winter Break

UCSB Library staff share their reading lists for the holidays.

Proposed New Draft UC Policy on Open Access

The proposed new policy extends open access rights and responsibilities to all non-Senate members of the UC community who are authors of scholarly articles.

Meiji Japan

The UCSB Library now has access to Meiji Japan, a digital collection with manuscript material relating to Edward S Morse (1838-1925), including correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, and more.

New Book Display Part of 'Anthropocene' Series

A new display in the Library features books of literature, poetry, philosophy and more focused on the environment.

The Grand Tour

UCSB has access to The Grand Tour, a digital collection on the history of travel from 1550-1850.

JSTOR Jewish Studies Archive Collection

UCSB now has access to the JSTOR Jewish Studies Archive Collection.

Survival of the Fittest: The Brave New World of Scholarly Publishing - October 30, 4pm

Faculty journal editors discuss challenges in scholarly publishing, relations with publishers, and the impact of Open Access publishing.

Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive (1880-2000)

UCSB now has access to Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive.

UC Becomes Charter Member of Knowledge Unlatched

UC has become a charter member of Knowledge Unlatched (KU), a promising new open access initiative, with an innovative business model for the publication of scholarly books in the social sciences and humanities.

UC Launches Demand Driven Acquisition (DDA) Pilot

The UC libraries have launched a consortial Demand Driven Acquisition (DDA) pilot program for university press books in the humanities and social sciences.