Real Pirates - at the Library!
Special Collections at the UC San Diego Library feature true pirate adventures.
Porrajmos: The Romani & the Holocaust
Ian Hancock discusses the Devouring, the Romani genocide in the Holocaust.
Cesar Chavez and the Farmworker Movement
Learn more about the online archive of the Farmworker Movement.
Leo Szilard: The Man Behind the Bomb
Author William Lanouette speaks on his biography of Szilard.
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Dinner in the Library 2014
07/28/2014
Join us for an evening of camaraderie and fine dining inside UC San Diego’s iconic Geisel Library at the highly anticipated, annual fundraising event, Dinner in the Library, on September 12, 5:30-9:30pm. This year’s guest dinner speaker features, Noel Riley Fitch, the internationally recognized biographer and historian of 20th-century expatriate intellectuals in Paris. Fitch has […]
Nature journals – new additions
07/24/2014
UCSD Library has added electronic subscriptions to the following titles from Nature Publishing Group: Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology 2010- Nature Reviews Endocrinology 2010- Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology 2010- Nature Reviews Nephrology 2010- Nature Reviews Neurology 2010- Nature Reviews Urology 2010- Cellular & Molecular Immunology 2004- Genetics in Medicine 1998- Mucosal Immunology 2008- Scientific American […]
New Exhibition of Dr. Seuss’s Original Drawings
07/24/2014
The UC San Diego Library is proud to feature a new exhibition of selected original drawings by beloved children’s author, Theodor Seuss Geisel, on the main floor of the Geisel Library at UC San Diego through October 19, 2014.  The new exhibit, Dr. Seuss’s Boids & Beasties, showcases his whimsical and fantastical creatures, and creative […]
CSU San Marcos library books not requestable this week
07/14/2014
Due to a software changeover, items at the California State University San Marcos Library are not available via Circuit. This will last for a week and requesting should resume by Tuesday July 22nd.
Want to Read a Banned Book?
07/14/2014

The Banned Books Week (BBW) is an annual event promoting the freedom to read by the American Library Association. This year, the UC San Diego Library will record and share Virtual Read-Out videos in anticipation of the Live BBW Read-Out on Wednesday, Oct. 1. Details and to sign up and participate.

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ASME Journals – expanded online access
07/03/2014
UCSD now has access to the American Society of Mechanical Engineers e-journals archive. Previously, our online access to the ASME journals went back to 2000. Expanded coverage includes: Journal of Applied Mechanics (1960-1999); Journal of Biomechanical Engineering (1977-1999); Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control (1971-1999); Journal of Heat Transfer (1960-1999); Journal of Engineering for […]
Thank you for visiting UC San Diego’s new Library Channel, brought to you by the UC San Diego Library.

This new channel serves as a conduit to the Library’s many outreach activities and events, ranging from author talks, faculty lectures, and special events, to concerts, film screenings, and behind-the-scenes interviews with students, librarians, and friends and supporters. We will be giving you a birds-eye view of some of our most treasured special collections and archives, including: our Dr. Seuss Collection, which comprises the original papers, illustrations, correspondence, and other materials of Theodor Seuss Geisel, known as Dr. Seuss; our American Institute of Wine and Food Culinary Collection, our Hill Collection of Pacific Voyages, and so many others.

We also will keep you abreast of the many digital innovations and transitions that are dramatically transforming today’s Library, allowing you to access a wealth of materials and images with the click of a mouse. I hope you will tune in regularly. As Dr. Seuss said: “Oh, the places you’ll go!”

Best,

Brian E. C. Schottlaender
The Audrey Geisel University Librarian
UC San Diego Library