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 Sciences & Engineering

Explore the Works of Award-Winning Science & Engineering Faculty

UCSB faculty have received a number of awards in recent months. View some of their research here.

New Books in Solid-State Lighting Research

The Library has added many new titles in solid-state lighting research. Here is a sample.

Library Acquires New Nature Titles

The University of California Libraries have licensed three highly requested journals from Nature Publishing: Nature Chemistry, Nature Climate Change, and Nature Communications.

Nakamura Publications in eScholarship

Shuji Nakamura, and his co-authors, have open access publications in eScholarship. Are your publications in eScholarship?

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.

New Licensed Resources in the Sciences

The California Digital Library licensed six Nature Reviews titles on behalf of system libraries.

UCSB eScholarship Report Reveals Frequent Activity on Open Access Publishing Platform

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.

Announcing "Scholarly Communication Express"

Request a 15-minute presentation on trends in academic publishing for your department or organization.

Event: Electronic Theses and Dissertations and the Publishing Landscape (Mon. May 5, 4pm)

Do open access ETDs diminish publishing opportunities in the social sciences and humanities? Gail McMillan will present the results of a study of publishers' attitudes toward open access ETDs.

Open Access & Graduate Student Events

The Library and Graduate Division invite the campus community to two programs on issues in scholarly communication and publishing.