On June 25, University Librarian Denise Stephens participated in a topping off ceremony with our construction firm by signing the last beam that is to be added to the Library Addition.
June 25, 2014
66 new seats have been added to the 6th floor and 48 to the 5th floor.
May 2, 2014
7th floor remodel adds 76 study seats plus tables
April 15, 2014
The 8th floor Graduate Study Room is inaccessible through approximately March 14 due to construction.
February 17, 2014
The UCSB Library's 2-story historic building has been officially closed to the public. That part of the Library will undergo renovations and will not re-open until the Library Addition & Renovation Project is completed, two 1/2 years from now.
July 16, 2013
Currently on view at UCSB's Art, Design & Architecture Museum is "Unbuilt UCSB," an exhibition that displays building projects and designs that were intended for the UC Santa Barbara campus but never constructed or have yet to be completed.
July 15, 2013
MIL has moved to our new temporary home on the south end of the 1st floor.
June 17, 2013
When the Library Addition and Renovation Project begins in mid-June, we will be emptying the existing two-story building. Much of the material in the Sciences-Engineering Library will go into temporary storage.
May 20, 2013
The Library is adding 53 tables with power to the 4-story and 8-story buildings.
May 14, 2013
The UCSB Library has launched a new blog to provide weekly updates on the Library Addition and Renovation Project, which breaks ground on June 17.
May 13, 2013