Below are News items in the category of Special Collections

The UCSB Libraries: Celebrating 50 Years of Growth and Service

This was an online exhibit on the history of the UCSB Library, to which Special Collections contributed.

The History of Asian America On Stage: Highlights from the California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives

This display featured selected historical documents, photographs, scripts and graphic art work drawn from several Asian American performing arts collections.

Sound Recordings from the Performing Arts Collections

This exhibit highlighted various audio recordings from the Performing Arts Collections in Special Collections.

Lincoln Lives! An Exhibit of The Wyles Collection

The collection of books and materials that a local resident named William Wyles left to the University of California Santa Barbara in the 1940s formed the basis on which the Department of Special Collections was built.

59th Annual Western Books Exhibition, Rounce & Coffin Club of Los Angeles

This exhibit featured small press books selected by the Rounce and Coffin Club of Los Angeles.

Lotte Lehmann: Portraits and Portrayals

This exhibit featured photographs and other materials from the Performing Arts Department's collections on opera singer Lotte Lehmann.

Historical Maps in Special Collections

This exhibit highlighted Special Collections' extensive map collections.

Santa Barbara Authors

This exhibit highlighted local authors' works in the Department of Special Collections.

Illuminated Manuscripts

This exhibit included selections from UCSB’s Department of Special Collections related to illuminated manuscripts.