Banned books week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read which is typically held the last week of September.
September 24, 2013
Winners of the 2012-2013 Education Abroad Program Student Photo Contest on display at the Library (third floor gallery.
August 8, 2013
On July 24, 2013, the Academic Senate of the University of California passed an Open Access Policy.
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August 2, 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
An interview on Open Access to research journals with Dr. Francis S. Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health, and Jack Andraka, the 16-year-old inventor of a breakthrough cancer diagnostic.
June 28, 2013
Don't forget. Fines for reserves materials are double during Dead Week and Finals.
June 3, 2013
Come de-stress during Dead Week while bidding farewell to the oldest part of the Library in anticipation of the upcoming construction project beginning June 17.
May 31, 2013
The Library is discarding approximately 3 million old catalog cards as we clean out the building in preparation for construction. Contact us if you want some of these for art, research, or other projects.
May 31, 2013
The Library is adding 53 tables with power to the 4-story and 8-story buildings.
May 14, 2013
The UCSB Library has launched a new blog to provide weekly updates on the Library Addition and Renovation Project, which breaks ground on June 17.
May 13, 2013