Tag Archive: Books & eBooks

July 3, 2014

IOP Ebooks – New Collection

UCSD has recently licensed the Institute of Physics Ebooks. This license will provide perpetual access to 35 titles being published throughout the year in two series: IOP Expanding Physics (which …

June 25, 2014

Greening the Mothership

UC San Diego has a longstanding commitment to environmental sustainability, dating back to the pioneering climate change research of the university’s founder, scientist Roger Revelle. Since then, the University has …

March 12, 2014

Downloading PDFs from HathiTrust

The HathiTrust Digital Library contains over 4.7 million titles, many of which are full text viewable and downloadable volumes. For UC-affiliated users who login, 3.6 million fully viewable books and …

March 4, 2014

Access Medicine working again March 5th

Online access for UCSD has been restored by McGraw Hill to the licensed e-books and e-journals in Access Medicine. Full-text access had been blocked since Monday March 3rd. We appreciate …

February 21, 2014

Author Talk & Book Signing, William Lanouette

“Leo Szilard: The Man Behind the Bomb” A talk and book signing by William Lanouette, author of the new edition  of Genius in the Shadows: A Biography of Leo Szilard. …

December 19, 2013

UC San Diego Library Winter Reading Staff Picks 2013

Looking for a good book? Our UC San Diego Library staff provide their top picks for winter reading, and the recommendations are as diverse as you might expect! Non-Fiction Batavia’s …