A new digital collection featuring the library's cylinder recordings from the mid 1890s to the mid 1920s is now online.
June 1, 2005
This exhibit featured items from various areas in the Department of Special Collections that pertain to East Asia, primarily China, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam.
April 1, 2005
An exhibit of artists books and related work by Carolee Campbell, creator of Ninja Press and alumna of UCSB College of Creative Studies.
January 10, 2005
Thanks to donors Neal Linson, Ceil Pulitzer, and Stanley Sheinbaum, a project has begun to digitize and make accessible on the web some of the most important conference proceedings, talks, and dialogues recorded by CSDI.
January 1, 2005
The UCSB Library Department of Special Collections is pleased to announce that it recently has received the John S. Kiewit Photography Collection (Mss 228) of several thousand slides, prints, negatives and related work.
June 1, 2004
The exhibit in Special Collections displayed highlights from book and manuscript collections acquired during the past year.
April 14, 2004
This exhibit highlighted holdings from the CEMA collection.
September 1, 2003
This exhibit highlighted the collection of books, sound recordings, videotapes, scores and graphic materials related to the careers and operas of William S. Gilbert & Arthur Sullivan.
July 1, 2003
The vast majority of items in this exhibit come from a recently acquired collection (Mss 202) of 101 pamphlets, booklets, cards, and flyers cut in shapes such as animals, books, bottles, fruit and vegetables, hats, and shoes.
April 28, 2003
This exhibit featured the works of several dozen authors who wrote speculative fiction or fantasy, a genre that later came to be known as Science Fiction.
January 27, 2003