Library News & Events


Apr 14, 2021 - May 9, 2021 (All Day)
Art of Science Contest: Open Voting
The Art of Science contest celebrates the beauty that can emerge during scientific exploration. UC San Diego and UC San Diego affiliate undergraduate, graduate, postdoctoral, and faculty researchers were invited …

May 20, 2021 (12:30 pm - 2:00 pm)
Global Accessibility Awareness Fair 2021
Learn how to use and create digital technology that’s inclusive to people with different disabilities on Global Accessibility Awareness Day! Launched in 2012, Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) takes place …

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Adhesive Propaganda | Digital Exhibit
The materials featured in this digital exhibit were taken from the holdings of the Southworth Spanish Civil War Collection of the Mandeville Special Collections Library at the University of California, San Diego.

Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars | Digital Exhibit
This digital exhibit presents a selection of photos contributed by members of the Committee of Concerned Asian Scholars (CCAS) Friendship Delegations that traveled to China in 1971 and 1972.

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Press Releases

February 25, 2021UC San Diego Library’s Special Collections & Archives Acquires its First African Americana Collection The UC San Diego Library announced today the addition of its first African Americana collection—the Turner Collection—to its Special Collections & Archives (SC&A). Donated by Steve Turner, a UC San…
February 17, 2021UC San Diego Library Launches New Art of Science Contest Data curators at the UC San Diego Library have the privilege of working with researchers from a wide range of scientific disciplines as they prepare data for the Library’s Research…

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Library Updates

May 4, 2021Popular Science Reading – May 2021 Our first update to the popular science collection in...well, a while. You may not be able to physically browse the whole collection, you can at least browse the latest titles.…
April 23, 202150 Ways the Library is Sustainable To celebrate the Geisel Library building’s 50th anniversary, the Library Sustainability Committee (LSC) put together this list of ways in which we have been sustainable over the years. Biking to…

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