Below are News items in the category of Special Collections

UCSB Contributes to Audio Preservation Guide

The newly released "ARSC Guide to Audio Preservation" was co-edited by Sam Brylawski, editor of UCSB's Discography of American Historical Recordings.

On Exhibit: Weary Blues: Poetry and Jazz from Langston Hughes

On exhibit in the Arts Library through Aug. 31, 2015, this exhibition was inspired by a recent addition to the Music Library: a CD recording of "The Langston Hughes Project Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz."

UCSB Acquires Major Chicano/Latino Graphic Art Collections

The UCSB Library has acquired two major Chicano/Latino graphic art collections from San Francisco’s Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts.

Poet, Translator, and UCSB Professor Emeritus John Ridland Donates Papers to Library

John Ridland, a UCSB Professor Emeritus and noted poet and translator, has donated his original manuscripts, translations, correspondence, and more to the UCSB Library.

Library's Wax Cylinders Added to National Recording Registry

The Library of Congress had added UCSB Library's Vernacular Wax Cylinder Recordings collection to the National Recording Registry.

Chumash Panel to Discuss ‘Indigenous Peoples of the Americas’

A panel of three Chumash people will discuss how the Library exhibition "Indigenous Peoples of the Americas: Roots, Resistance, and Resurgence" relates to their people, 4 pm Tuesday, May 19 in the Mary Cheadle Room.

April 'Crossroads' E-newsletter Available

The April issue of 'Crossroads,' UCSB Library's monthly e-newsletter, is available to read online.

‘Indigenous Peoples’ Exhibition to Open with Chumash Ceremony (Tue., March 3, 4 pm)

The Library will celebrate the opening of the exhibition Indigenous Peoples of the Americas: Roots, Resistance, and Resurgence," with Chumash ceremonial dances outside the Library.

Featured story: Turkish Music Collection covered by The UCSB Current

Learn more and watch a video about UC Santa Barbara Library's recent acquisition of a collection of Turkish music records

On Exhibit: Indigenous Peoples of the Americas: Roots, Resistance, and Resurgence

UCSB Library Special Collections (Third Floor), on exhibit February 10 - June 30, 2015