Library employee Chryss Yost has been named as the new Poet Laureate for the City of Santa Barbara.
March 27, 2013
David Seubert, Acting Head of Special Collections, was featured on KCLU about the grant that UCSB Library recently received to catalog thousands of wax cylinders and 78 rpm disks.
March 25, 2013
Janet Martorana -- Head, Collection Development -- has been selected as the recipient of the 2012 Amy and Jens Nyholm Prize, awarded to a librarian who has made "an outstanding contribution to librarianship" during the past year.
March 24, 2013
The Library's team, the Dewey Decimators won this year's UCSB United Way Tricycle Race.
March 1, 2013
Sam Brylawski, Editor of UCSB's Encyclopedic Discography of Victor Recordings and the American Discography Project has been appointed to the National Recording Preservation Board (NRPB) and also to serve as the Board's Chair.
November 6, 2012
Sam Brylawski from Special Collections was interviewed on NPR. He shared his insights on the anniversary of the compact disc.
October 3, 2012
David Seubert, Acting Head of Special Collections, recently spoke with KDB-93.7/FM about the current exhibition in Special Collections--"Stars of the Opera Stage: ‘Golden Age' Images from the William R. Moran Collection."
August 9, 2012
Geography major Seth Gorelik, a graduating senior who has worked in the library's Map & Imagery Lab, has been awarded UCSB’s Jeremy D. Friedman Memorial Award for doing just that.
June 14, 2012
Jon Jablonski, head of MIL since 2010, will present results of research conducted in Wuhan China on May 8.
April 27, 2012
The Library's Dept. of Special Collections collects, maintains, and preserves the campus libraries' most valuable, rare, and unique materials. The UCSB Affiliates lecture on Wednesday will address some of these collections.
February 27, 2012