Electronic Resource & Database Access

There will be no off-campus access to Library electronic resources and databases this Friday, November 28 from 6-10pm. Library buildings are also closed for the Thanksgiving holiday during that time.

Below are News items in the category of News for Undergraduates

Extended Building Closure for Thanksgiving Holiday

Davidson Library will be closed from Wednesday, November 26 at 5pm until noon on Saturday, November 29.

Access to Electronic Resources Disrupted (Fri. Nov. 28, 6-10pm)

There will be no off-campus access to Library databases and electronic resources on Friday, November 28 between 6-10pm.

UCSB Reads 2015 Book Announced

The book for UCSB Reads 2015 is "Orange Is the New Black," the best-selling memoir by Piper Kerman about her time in prison.

New Library Display on Banned and Challenged Books

Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read and highlights the value of free and open access to information

Call for Comments on Library Strategic Roadmap

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

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.

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.

New International Sound Recording Collections

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.