News: Announcements

The latest updates from the University Library.
We are pleased to introduce the 2019 winners of the Norma J. Lang Prize for Undergraduate Information Research. The Lang Prize recognizes undergraduates who make exceptional use of library resources, services and expertise — such as primary source materials and special collections, online databases and journal articles, interlibrary loan services, ...
June 13, 2019
Through a new UC Davis Library membership agreement with open access journal publisher, Frontiers, authors who publish in any of Frontier’s open access journals will enjoy a 7.5% discount on article processing charges (APCs) through the end of 2019. The library plans to negotiate a 10% discount for authors starting in ...
June 13, 2019 • Heather N Hayashi
If you use the personal lists feature in the UC Melvyl catalog, you need to take the steps outlined here before June 17 to ensure continued access to your personal lists. On June 17, UC Davis will transition from Melvyl on WorldCat Local to Melvyl on WorldCat Discovery.  Taking the ...
June 12, 2019
This summer, the library will combine its Special Collections department and its Archives and Institutional Assets program to form a new department: Archives and Special Collections. Special Collections houses, stewards, and provides students and researchers with access to the library’s rare books, ...
June 10, 2019 • Jessica Nusbaum
In addition to the summer closure noted in our recent news post, construction activities at the Physical Sciences & Engineering Library (PSEL) related to the QMAP Renovations and Seismic Retrofit project will require another one-day closure this Saturday, June 1. Like with the last one-day Saturday closure, the contractor will be using a crane ...
May 28, 2019
Our Librarian Luncheon Series meets every Wednesday from 12-1pm at Carlson Library rm. 128. Join us this week as we discuss the Top Gun Veterinary Databases. We will cover the primary and grey literature (like conference proceedings and dissertations) in veterinary medicine. Bring your lunch, laptop, and curiosity. We try ...
May 20, 2019 • Erik Davis Fausak