Below are News items in the category of Humanities

Oxford Handbooks Online (OHO) — Literature

UCSB researchers now have access to Oxford Handbooks Online (OHO) — Literature.

Early American Newspapers Available

UCSB researchers now have access to Early American Newspapers, 1758-1900

Talk: "Audio Preservation: A National Plan" (Fri., Sept. 25, 1pm)

Sam Brylawski, co-director of UCSB’s Discography of American Historical Recordings, will present a talk titled "Audio Preservation: A National Plan."

Library Acquires Rare Caucasian Linguistics Collection

UCSB Library has acquired the library of Professor B. George Hewitt, one of the world’s best-known experts on Caucasian linguistics.
Humanities, General News

German Literary Expressionism Online

UCSB researchers now have access to German Literary Expressionism Online (Der literarische Expressionismus Online).

UCSB Scholar Transcribes Thoreau Text About Shipwreck

Beth Witherell, editor-in-chief of The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau Project at UCSB Library, has newly transcribed a rare Thoreau manuscript.

New Licensed Resource – RILM Retrospective Abstracts of Music Literature

The UCSB Library has a new licensed resource: RILM Retrospective Abstracts of Music Literature.

Bob Bason Donates Capra Press Publisher's Collection

Robert E. “Bob” Bason of Santa Barbara recently donated 580 books published by Capra Press, along with more than 360 letters and related items, to UCSB Library’s Special Research Collections.

On Exhibit: Weary Blues: Poetry and Jazz from Langston Hughes

On exhibit in the Arts Library through Aug. 31, 2015, this exhibition was inspired by a recent addition to the Music Library: a CD recording of "The Langston Hughes Project Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz."

Maps and Data Aid Earthquake Recovery

The earthquake in Nepal, as in other disastrous events, summoned and deployed many forms of aid from humanitarian agencies and networks around the globe.