Library News & Events


Sep 20, 2021 (10:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Celebrating the Full Reopening of UC San Diego’s Library Buildings
The wait is finally over! The Biomedical Library Building and Geisel Library, will reopen to the Triton community and general public on September 7 and 13, respectively.   To mark this …

Oct 13, 2021 (5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
“Franci’s War” with Helen Epstein
In the summer of 1942, 22-year-old Franci Rabinek began a three-year journey that would take her from Terezin, the Nazis’ “model ghetto,” to the Czech family camp in Auschwitz-Birkenau, slave …

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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

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

September 15, 2021Banned Books Week 2021 To celebrate our freedom to read and highlight the value of open access to information, the UC San Diego Library is proud to participate in Banned Books Week from September…
September 8, 2021Q&A with Audrey Geisel University Librarian Erik T. Mitchell on the Full Reopening of the UC San Diego Library UC San Diego is making plans for a safe and gradual return to full campus operations this fall. To ensure the ongoing safety and well-being of everyone in our campus…

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