Living with the Holocaust
Historian Tom Segev challenges Israel's "founding myths."
Understanding Climate Change
Scientist Richard Somerville talks about the science that explains climate change.
Bending the Curve on Climate Change
V. Ramanathan makes the moral case for addressing climate change.
Charlotte Salomon's Interventions
Historian explores the tragic life of young artist at Auschwitz.
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New JoVE Modules Available
07/27/2016
The Library has recently acquired six additional modules of JoVE, the Journal of Visualized Experiments. JoVE is a peer-reviewed scientific video journal–the first of its kind. The video articles are indexed in databases like PubMed and SciFinder.  The new JoVE modules: Behavior Bioengineering Chemistry Developmental Biology Engineering Environment Along with the new modules, the Library now […]
How open science helps researchers succeed
07/08/2016
Open access, open data, open source, and other open scholarship practices are growing in popularity and necessity. However, widespread adoption of these practices has not yet been achieved. One reason is that researchers are uncertain about how sharing their work will affect their careers. We review literature demonstrating that open research is associated with increases […]
Library Carpentry Workshops, July 18-22
07/08/2016
A free Library Carpentry workshop will be held in the Seuss Room in Geisel Library July 18-22 from 9:00 am – 12:30 pm. No coding experience is needed to take these lessons! Click here for details. This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management, and task automation. Participants will […]
IEEE Access Problems – Resolved
07/01/2016
The IPv6 authentication issue with IEEE Xplore has been resolved. See below for details of the issue. However, there is a chance a few users may still have access problems. If you cannot access IEEE on campus (on a networked computer or the protected wifi network). Go to http://ipv6-test.com/ for a diagnostic check. Take a screencap […]
Hail to the Chief! Exhibit Showcases Library’s Presidential Papers
06/27/2016
Every four years, American voters go to the polls to cast their ballot (or, increasingly, mail in their ballot) to elect the nation’s commander-in-chief. With less than six months away from this year’s presidential election, the UC San Diego Library’s Special Collections & Archives has mounted an exhibit of presidential papers that takes the long view, […]
Ultrawide Monitors in Geisel
06/27/2016
10 new Dell ultrawide monitors have been installed in Geisel’s 2nd floor East Learning Commons and 1st floor west. the 34″ screens offer increased productivity space without sacrificing desktop real estate. Come try them out! Send questions or comments to LSPtech@ucsd.edu
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This 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!”

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