Library News & Events


Aug 18, 2020 (12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)
19th Annual Paper Theatre Festival
The smallest show on earth is returning this summer via Facebook Premiere! The Library’s 19th Annual Paper Theatre Festival will feature replicas of Victorian Era paper theatres as well as …

Sep 16, 2020 (5:30 pm - 7:00 pm)
A Conversation with Tara Westover
A Geisel Library 50th Anniversary Signature Event New York Times bestselling author of "Educated," Tara Westover, will discuss her quest for knowledge that began at age 17 when she stepped …

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Press Releases

August 6, 2020UC San Diego Commemorates 50th Anniversary of its Iconic Geisel Library with Yearlong Celebration Beginning September 2020, the UC San Diego Library will observe the 50th anniversary of the university’s intellectual heart of campus, Geisel Library, which first opened its doors to the UC…
July 30, 2020UC San Diego Announces 2020 Undergraduate Library Research Prize Winners Today, the UC San Diego Library, which is ranked among the nation's top 25 public academic libraries, announced the 2020 recipients of the Undergraduate Library Research Prize (ULRP), an annual…

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Library Updates

July 29, 2020Curbside Pickup Service Now Available Current affiliates may now benefit from our new, contactless Curbside Pickup Service. Requested items will be checked out remotely and made available for curbside pickup. Items available via HathiTrust are…
July 10, 2020Local Scanning Service To support the campus community during the closure of the Library buildings, chapters and articles from UC San Diego’s print collections that are not available in HathiTrust are available via…

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