Library News & Events


Jan 19, 2022 (5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Childhood in Birkenau with George and Stephanie Heimler
It would be difficult to imagine a more hostile place to spend one’s childhood than the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz. Yet this was the fate, at least for a time, …

Mar 2, 2022 (5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
The Moral Triangle: Germans, Israelis, Palestinians with Sa’ed Atshan and Katharina Galor
When the Second World War came to an end, Berlin, the capital of the Third Reich, lay in ruins. Few contemporaries, if any, could have anticipated that 70 years later, …

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Oct 3, 2021 - Dec 12, 2021 (All Day)

Ravens: “Forever More!” | Exhibit
An exhibit celebrating the new USPS Forever Raven Story postage stamp and the beloved pairs of ravens that nest discretely in the eaves of Geisel Library is on display at …

Oct 1, 2021 - Dec 12, 2021 (All Day)

San Diego Trolley: Coming to Campus | Exhibit
In anticipation of the upcoming Trolley stations that will soon service UC San Diego, Geisel Library is featuring an exhibit about the history of transportation planning in San Diego, as …

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Press Releases

September 9, 2021UC San Diego Announces 2021-2022 Holocaust Living History Workshop Series The University of California San Diego’s Holocaust Living History Workshop (HLHW) is returning this fall with a yearlong series of seven lectures that underscore the theme “Beyond the Great Silence: The Holocaust…
The UC San Diego Library's 2021 Undergraduate Library Research Prize (ULRP) honorees. From left to right: Jacqueline (Jackie) Villasenor, Rachel Tam, Shruti Magesh and Joseph Tsai.
August 3, 2021UC San Diego Announces 2021 Undergraduate Library Research Prize Winners Four UC San Diego students have been selected to receive the annual Undergraduate Library Research Prize (ULRP), an annual awards program that enriches the undergraduate student experience at UC San…

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Library Updates

Photo of Geisel Library at dusk.
November 30, 2021Library Services Available During Campus Holiday Closure 2021-2022 Information about UC San Diego Library services available during the campus holiday closure can be found online here. While both Geisel Library and the Biomedical Library buildings will be closed,…
November 8, 2021Student Experiences with Course Materials Cost and Access Survey UC San Diego is conducting a Student Experiences with Course Materials Cost and Access survey. Information from this study will be used to inform the planning of a future campus-wide…

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