News: Announcements

The latest updates from the University Library.
Due to unforeseen technical difficulties, the update to the new user interface is delayed. Please forgive the inconvenience. We will bring the new UI up as soon as we are able. On August 8th, 2017, we will be releasing a new view for our Catalog + Articles search.  ...
July 31, 2017 • Neil Weingarten
Stories in this issue:   – Undergraduates Win New Library Prize – Library to Digitize the Archives of The California Aggie – Library Leads Dialogue on Digital Open Access and Open Data Conference brings scholars from around the world to campus – Donor Spotlight: Ron Rubin – Axel Borg ...
June 30, 2017
In the California Aggie’s “Best of Davis 2017” issue, Shields Library was voted best place to study on campus. Shields toppled its on-campus runners-up (the CoHo and Student Community Center) with over 58% of the vote. Among the many resources and amenities that students love about the library: a ...
May 23, 2017 • Jillian Kido
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