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.
September 5, 2014
Library seeks volunteers for 15-20 minute user testing sessions. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
August 15, 2014
The UC libraries have launched a consortial Demand Driven Acquisition (DDA) pilot program for university press books in the humanities and social sciences.
July 23, 2014
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.
July 23, 2014
View UCSB's eScholarship quarterly report, and see what's new and popular, and how departments are using the open access publishing platform and repository.
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July 17, 2014
Construction activities in Special Collections may result in delays retrieving materials for patrons and researchers. Read the full story for more information.
July 1, 2014
Two new international 78prm collections have been added to the historical sound recordings archive in Special Collections, the Kutay Derin Kugay collection of Turkish recordings and a collection of African recordings.
June 18, 2014
The UC Santa Barbara Library has just unveiled a new digital library called the Alexandria Digital Research Library (ADRL): http://www.alexandria.ucsb.edu.
June 3, 2014
The Spring issue of The Lens newsletter for faculty and scholars is now available.
May 22, 2014
Elizabeth Witherell, who directs the Thoreau Edition, will speak about her work on Thoreau’s correspondence, and Casey Caldwell and Sophie Hassett will read selections from a group of letters between Thoreau and Emerson.
May 16, 2014