Library News & Events


May 4, 2021 (12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)
Short Tales from the Mothership: 50th Anniversary Edition
A Geisel Library 50th Anniversary Signature Event The Mothership is taking flight once again! This sci-fi microfiction event is inspired by sci-fi magazine editor George Hay. In the 1970s, Hay …

May 5, 2021 (5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Film as Witness to the Holocaust: A Victims’ Perspective with Leora Bilsky
Since the 1990s, international criminal law has struggled to find the proper role for victims in mass atrocities trials. It has gradually moved from viewing victims instrumentally in supplying eyewitness …

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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

April 12, 2021UC Library Search: One University, One Library, One Discovery Tool As one of the largest public university systems in the world, the University of California (UC) holds a vast collection of resources in its libraries. However, until now, each campus…
April 7, 2021Curbside Pickup Survey The Library's Curbside Pickup Service was launched in July 2020 to get physical library materials to users in a safe and efficient way while our buildings remain mostly closed. Since…

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