Bicycles Not Allowed in Library

"No bikes allowed" imageWe love that so many of you ride bicycles to get around campus (hooray for the environment and exercise). But based on UCSB campus regulations, bicycles are not allowed inside the Library. Please do not ride, park, walk, or in any other way bring a bike into the Library, including the new Paseo.

February Crossroads E-newsletter Available

Crossroads February issueThe February issue of Crossroads, our monthly digital newsletter, includes stories about the Library's Grand Opening ceremony, the new "Modes of Codex" exhibition, Federal depository libraries (UCSB Library is an FDL), and U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera's visit to the Library, plus a list of upcoming exhibitions and events.

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UCSB Reads: "Activism and Social Change" Panel Discussion (Wed,. Feb. 10, 4 pm)

Showdown crowd panoramicWealth, deepening inequality, and racial disparities in criminal justice are central issues this election year.

UCSB Reads 2016 Book Selected

Cover of "Just Mercy"The UC Santa Barbara Library and the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor are pleased to announce the selection of a book for UCSB Reads 2016 — Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption (Spiegel & Grau, 2014).

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Workshop: Introduction to ArcGIS Pro

Song Gao, PhD candidate in Geography and Spatial@UCSB's help desk graduate assistant, will present a hands-on 2-hour introduction to ArcGIS Pro.

UCSB Reads 2016

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This year's UCSB Reads book is Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson. Upcoming events include a screening of the film Bush Mama at 7 pm March 4 in the Pollock Theater.

New Licensed Resource -- BioOne Complete

All UC campuses now have access to BioOne Complete (formerly BioOne.1 and BioOne.2) on the BioOne.org platform.

#lovemyFDL: Love Your Federal Depository Library

Federal Depository Library Program logoA pamphlet titled “Analysis of the Santa Barbara, California Housing Market, as of December 1967” reports that new homes in Santa Barbara County at the time were priced from $15,000 to $35,000, and the average monthly rent was $80 to $120 for a one-bedroom apartment.

UCSB Reads: "White Like Me" Screening

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As part of UCSB Reads 2016, the Library will host a screening of the documentary White Like Me: Race, Racism & White Privilege in America at 4 pm Wed., Feb. 3.