Special Collections: News & Events

The Special Collections News Archive contains summaries of press releases about prominent news developments. The heading of each item links to the full text of that story.

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.

58th Annual Western Books Exhibition, Rounce & Coffin Club of Los Angeles

The Department of Special Collections displayed the 1999 Western Books Exhibition. The 58th Annual travelling exhibit was sponsored by the Rounce & Coffin Club of Los Angeles.

The Isla Vista Resources Project

The Neal J. Linson Family generously provided funding for a project to organize, preserve, and publicize the extensive Isla Vista resources held by the UCSB Department of Special Collections and other areas of the UCSB Library.

Back to the 60s and 70s: The Alternative Press Collection

The Alternative Press Collection in the Department of Special Collections contains nearly 300 titles, mostly non-mainstream newspapers in their original form, from the late 1960s to the latter 1970s.

Vogue Picture Records, 1946-1947

A selection of Vogue picture records from the Todd collection is on display in the Department of Special Collections during May and June 2000.

Humanistic Psychology: An Introduction

This exhibit featured selections from the Humanistic Psychology Archives.