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Celebrated author Ann Patchett electrifies the audience at UCSD Library.
Archiving Atrocity
Learn more about the largest archive of Holocaust documents.
Sky of Red Poppies
Author Zohreh Ghahremani talks about her award-winning novel.
Whatever Happened to Klimt's Golden Lady?
E. Randol Schoenberg tells the story of his most prominent court case.
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Germs Are Your Friends, Top UC San Diego Scientist Shares the Dirt
10/17/2017
Posted On: October 17, 2017 A noted scholar and a world-leader in microbiome research, Rob Knight, Ph.D. will take guests inside the human body and share the dirt on the microbiome, the focus of his new book, published in June 2017. On Tuesday, October 24, Knight will discuss Dirt Is Good: The Advantage of Germs […]
Upcoming Library Workshops – Research Databases & Managing References
10/12/2017
Posted On: October 12, 2017   The UC San Diego Library is offering a large selection of workshops this Fall for all UC San Diego students, faculty, and staff. All workshops are free. For more information on how to register, click here. ***Search Series – Library Databases and Search Tools*** PubMed: The Basics Wed, Nov 8, […]
2017 Dinner in the Library Gala Raises Significant Support for Smart Learning Spaces
10/10/2017
Posted On: October 10, 2017 UC San Diego’s 14th annual Dinner in the Library lived up to its reputation as the premier campus event for lovers of libraries and books. Hosted by Interim University Librarian, Tammy Nickelson Dearie, the yearly tradition transformed the first floor of Geisel Library into an elegant cocktail and dining area […]
Gift to UC San Diego Library Enhances Its Distinguished Melanesian and Anthropology Studies Collection
10/10/2017
Posted On: October 10, 2017 The UC San Diego Library recently received a generous gift to create the Schwartz Library Collection Endowment for Melanesian/Anthropology Studies, in honor of UC San Diego Professor Emeritus Theodore (Ted) Schwartz, a prominent figure in psychological anthropology. The fund will support in perpetuity the Library’s distinguished Melanesian and Anthropology Studies […]
UC San Diego Students Receive Library Research Prize for Outstanding Research Skills
10/10/2017
Posted On: October 10, 2017 Congratulations to the 2017 Undergraduate Library Research Prize Winners! Recognizing that outstanding student research goes hand in hand with knowledgeable use of library resources, collections, and services, the UC San Diego Library has announced four honorees for the 2017 Undergraduate Library Research Prize. Their research topics ranged from fish communities […]
11 Must-Read Books Recommended by Ann Patchett
10/05/2017
Posted On: October 5, 2017 She’s been called the “patron saint of independent bookstores” and rightly so. Patchett doesn’t just write books, she sells them at Parnassus Books in Nashville. The New York Times best-selling author was the featured speaker at the University of California San Diego’s Dinner in the Library on September 8, 2017. […]
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UC San Diego Library