Below are News items in the category of News for Graduate Students

Open Access Week Programs at the Library

Open Access Week program highlights include presentations by UCSB faculty members on journal pricing and the brave new world of scholarly publishing, a pizza party for graduate students, and an introduction to altmetrics.

Sixth National Population Census of China Database

UCSB and other UC campuses now have access to the Sixth National Population Census of China Database.

Library 'Week of Welcome' Program: 9/29-10/1

Check out how the Library can help you make the most out of your classes! Get a library passport and take a self-guided tour. You might even win a prize.

Banned Books in EGSL

Banned Books Week, September 21-27, is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Read the story for more details.

Library Hosts Table at Graduate Student Orientation, Oct. 1

The Library looks forward to meeting new graduate students at the Graduate Student Orientation Campus Resource Fair.

Recess Hours in Effect (Sept. 14-Oct. 1, 2014)

Recess hours will be in effect from Sunday, Sept. 14 through Wednesday, October 1, 2014.

Floor 1 South Collection Area (in the 4-story Building) Temporarily Closed

Starting Saturday, September 6, select areas of Floor 1 South (in the Library's 4-story building) are temporarily closed to the public for approximately three weeks. Read the story for details.

Library Seeks Volunteers for Website User Testing

Library seeks volunteers for 15-20 minute user testing sessions. Please email outreach@library.ucsb.edu.

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.

UC Libraries Reach Agreement with Elsevier

The California Digital Library (CDL) recently completed a successful negotiation with Elsevier for a 5-year license to the Science Direct journal package of more than 1,200 titles.