Due to a campus-wide power outage, the Library will be closed for more hours this Thanksgiving holiday than previously posted. Davidson Library will be closed from Wednesday, November 26 at 5pm until noon on Saturday, November 29. Please note that the re-opening of the Library on Saturday is subject to restoration of campus power. It is recommended that you call (805) 893-2477 on Saturday to confirm that the Library is open.
There will be no off-campus access to Library databases and electronic resources on Friday, November 28 between 6-10pm due to a recently announced ETS (Enterprise Technology Services) outage of all Identity & Collaboration services. This affects access through both the proxy server and the VPN. Library buildings are also closed on this day for the Thanksgiving holiday. We recommend that you plan your access to electronic resource materials around this outage.
The UCSB Library and the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor are excited to announce the selection of a book for UCSB Reads 2015: Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Woman’s Prison (Spiegel & Grau, 2010), the best-selling memoir by Piper Kerman.
UCSB faculty have received a number of awards in recent months. View some of their research here.
Dirk Bouwmeester, professor of physics at UC Santa Barbara, is among four recipients of the 2014 Spinoza Prize. Awarded annually by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO), it is the country’s highest science award.