Below are News items in the category of Humanities

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.

UCSB eScholarship Report Reveals Frequent Activity on Open Access Publishing Platform

View UCSB's eScholarship quarterly report, and see what's new and popular, and how departments are using the open access publishing platform and repository.

Announcing "Scholarly Communication Express"

Request a 15-minute presentation on trends in academic publishing for your department or organization.

Event: Electronic Theses and Dissertations and the Publishing Landscape (Mon. May 5, 4pm)

Do open access ETDs diminish publishing opportunities in the social sciences and humanities? Gail McMillan will present the results of a study of publishers' attitudes toward open access ETDs.