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

Call for Comments on Library Strategic Roadmap

The Library seeks comments or suggestions on our draft Strategic Roadmap by October 31, 2014.

Congratulations to UCSB Professor Shuji Nakamura, 2014 Nobel Laureate in Physics

The UCSB Library offers congratulations to Shuji Nakamura, recipient of the 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics.

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.

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

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.