News: Announcements

The latest updates from the University Library.
We are pleased to announce the winners of the inaugural Lang Prize! The Lang Prize recognizes undergraduate students whose research projects make extensive use of library resources, services and expertise. This year’s recipients are:   In Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences Brian Wright—1st place Southern Whigs, a “British Conspiracy,” ...
May 19, 2017
Just across from Shields Library is the Memorial Union, perhaps better known as the MU, which reopened yesterday after two years of construction. First built in 1955, the Memorial Union is dedicated to 128 UC Davis students and alumni who lost their lives in military service from World War I and ...
May 2, 2017 • Jillian Kido
Axel Borg, distinguished wine and food science bibliographer and food and wine librarian at the UC Davis Library, is the recipient of this year’s Charles P. Nash Prize. In keeping with Nash’s efforts to advocate for the interests and welfare of faculty and staff members, the Nash ...
May 1, 2017 • Jillian Kido
Don’t miss the last installment of this year’s Creative Writers Speaker Series, which we’ve been proud to host here at Shields in collaboration with the English Department! The event will feature a reading and Q&A with novelist Micah Perks, literature professor and co-director of the Creative Writing Program at UC ...
April 28, 2017 • Jessica Nusbaum
Don’t miss the Library Open House from 11am-2pm on Picnic Day, this Saturday, April 22! All activities take place in the main lobby of Shields. Davis 1917-2017: Celebrating 100 Years of Community: Celebrate the city centennial with a visit to this exhibition from our Special Collections, which brings historic Davis to ...
April 20, 2017 • Jessica Nusbaum
Check out our new library tile on MyUCDavis! Now, right from your phone or computer, you can: Keep track of what books you have on loan Search for books, articles and media View course reserves for your current classes Contact a library expert in any subject View library hours ...
April 7, 2017 • Jillian Kido