Crowdsourcing utilized through coordinated efforts of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) to prepare for and assist in Typhoon Haiyan disaster relief efforts.
November 20, 2013
Among many fascinating parts of our aerial photography collection are photographs showing the devastating effects of the 2008 Tea Fire.
August 26, 2013
The Map & Imagery Laboratory (MIL) now offers access to the most current, high resolution global population distribution data set to its academic users.
July 25, 2013
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
MIL has moved to our new temporary home on the south end of the 1st floor.
June 17, 2013
The UC Santa Barbara Library has acquired a collection of 750,000 aerial photographs from Whittier College.
March 2, 2013
The Map & Imagery Lab and the University Library will be hosting a meeting of the California Map Society on February 2nd.
January 18, 2013
Discover thousands of nation-wide geologic map resources available online!
December 4, 2012
The Map & Imagery Laboratory (MIL) at UCSB Library is the largest imagery collection in any academic library in the country.
November 16, 2012
Recently, mapping enthusiasts have taken to creating maps of disasters that draw their information from the open web.
October 31, 2012