UCSB Library West Paseo Entrance
UCSB Library now offers pickup and mail delivery services for UCSB faculty, researchers, and graduate students to access circulating Library research materials. These services will be extended to UCSB undergraduate students and staff later this summer. Requesting Materials Faculty and graduate...
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When will the Library building reopen? The Library intends to open its building for students before fall quarter begins. The exact date isn’t yet known, but when it is, we will post it to the Library website. Our reopening will occur in conjunction with state and county public health guidelines for...
Mental Health Awareness Month
Fri, May 1, 6:30 pm | Events, Services, Student Success
In order to fight stigma and bring awareness to mental health issues, particularly in this current crisis, UCSB Library is pleased to partner with UCSB Health and Wellness in sharing resources to support our community during Mental Health Month.  While 1 in 5 people will experience a mental illness...
Remote Resources & Services for UCSB Library Users
Tue, Mar 17, 8:09 am | Services
The Library is closed in accordance with the Governor's statewide shelter-in-place order.  There are many ways the Library can provide you with expert help and services if you are studying or working remotely. Online Resources Datasets Datasets and other resources that usually require in-person...
CDC Coronavirus Image
Thu, Mar 12, 11:41 am | Services
In an effort to mitigate the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Chancellor Yang announced that effective March 11, UC Santa Barbara has transitioned to remote instruction for the remainder of the Winter Quarter and the entire Spring Quarter (ending June 12). UCSB Library is responding in the...
Trash, recycle, and compost bins at the UCSB Library.
Wed, Jan 8, 3:51 pm | Services
Thanks to UCSB Sustainability and Associated Students Recycling, compost bins are now in the UCSB Library to encourage students, staff, and faculty to participate in waste diversion on campus. A study by UCSB Sustainability found that more than 80 percent of the waste collected at the UCSB Library...
GauchoPrint
Thu, Dec 5, 5:35 pm | Learning Commons, Services, Technology
GauchoPrint - UCSB’s new student-funded printing solution that allows students to use their 200 pages of print credit at any GauchoPrint printer - is now available at the UCSB Library.  The new printers in the Library also allow users to print from laptops and mobile devices. These are services...
Patrons using Library public computers.
Fri, Nov 22, 5:18 pm | Services, Technology
To better protect your privacy, UCSB Library public computers will now delete all user data after each logout, including logouts due to 15 minutes of inactivity. To prevent your work from being lost, we recommend saving your files often to cloud storage, such as Google Drive, or saving often to a...
The renovated Adaptive Technology Center.
Thu, Nov 21, 10:00 am | Grants, Services, Technology
The UCSB Library has completed the renovation and expansion of the Adaptive Technology Center (ATC), a space for students with disabilities to access technology that makes it easier to keep up with their studies. The space now has 11 work stations (it previously had six), a new electronic access...
Waitz app screenshot
Mon, Oct 14, 1:50 pm | Services
Ever been frustrated by how long it takes for you to find a seat in the Library? The UCSB Library has partnered with the founders of Waitz to customize an app that shows how busy the UCSB Library is in real time by floor so that you can save time.  The free Waitz mobile app is available for both...

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