Tag Archive: Science & Engineering

The Exceptions: Nancy Hopkins, MIT, and the Fight for Women in Science
June 11, 2023

New Popular Science Books – Summer 2023

A lot of new arrivals for our popular science reading collection, including The exceptions : Nancy Hopkins, MIT, and the fight for women in science, Vitamin C : a 500-year …

Comprehensive Inorganic Chemistry III
June 6, 2023

New Encyclopedias: Chemistry, Electronic Materials, and Medicine

The UC San Diego Library recently purchased these Elsevier major reference works: Comprehensive Inorganic Chemistry, 3rd edition covers fundamental principles, recent discoveries, and significant applications of elements and their compounds, …

December 2, 2022

New Popular Science Books for the Winter Break

Looking for some reading over the coming winter break? Check out the latest titles added to our Popular Science Collection (Geisel 2 West Wing). The books on the guide all …

Frequently Asked Questions about the Universe
June 21, 2022

Popular Science Reading – Summer 2022

Here are some titles that we have added to the Popular Science Collection this spring. You can browse the new titles, as well as anything on order. If there’s a …

Book cover for Into the Impossible
October 21, 2021

Popular Science Reading Fall 2021

A lot of new titles for the Popular Science Collection have arrived in time for the start of the academic year. And now with added browsing (since the building is …

August 9, 2021

Access to Copyrighted Items via HathiTrust Ends September 7

When the Library closed in March 2020 and we were unable to circulate physical materials, HathiTrust — in response to the COVID-19 emergency — initiated the Emergency Temporary Access Service (ETAS). This service …