The family of the late Allen G. Debus has donated his collection of rare records from the earliest years of recorded sound to the UCSB Library.
May 3, 2016
Lecture by Morgan James Luker (Reed College) April 6, 2016 3:30 p.m. Free Event.
March 22, 2016
The exhibition is on display from January 28 through June 12, 2016, “Modes of Codex” features rare books, manuscripts, artist books, illuminations, and other treasured texts from the Library’s Special Research Collections.
February 26, 2016
Meet Danelle Moon, UCSB Library's new Head of Special Research Collections.
August 3, 2015
Robert E. “Bob” Bason of Santa Barbara recently donated 580 books published by Capra Press, along with more than 360 letters and related items, to UCSB Library’s Special Research Collections.
July 10, 2015
UCSB is involved in a project to digitize, preserve, and store historic minute books of the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors dating back to 1850.
July 2, 2015
The Travel Channel show "Mysteries at the Museum" is airing an episode that includes a segment about a UFW flag in the Library's Special Research Collections.
June 26, 2015
The newly released "ARSC Guide to Audio Preservation" was co-edited by Sam Brylawski, editor of UCSB's Discography of American Historical Recordings.
June 15, 2015
The UCSB Library has acquired two major Chicano/Latino graphic art collections from San Francisco’s Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts.
June 5, 2015
John Ridland, a UCSB Professor Emeritus and noted poet and translator, has donated his original manuscripts, translations, correspondence, and more to the UCSB Library.
May 1, 2015