National Geographic is wrestling with its past portrayals of non-Western cultures — the very same topic explored by Harley Wong, one of our 2017 Lang Prize winners. Specifically, Wong dedicated her research for an art history graduate seminar to analyzing National Geographic’s photographs of nude non-Western women. In her ...
March 22, 2018 • Jillian Kido
Today, UC Libraries released Pathways to Open Access, a report reviewing and summarizing our available options for making good on our collective commitment to the open access publication of scholarship. Pathways, prepared by an intercampus working group and approved by  UC’s Council of University Librarians, is designed to help us ...
March 21, 2018 • Michael Wolfe
The library is pleased to be accepting applications to participate in Move It Forward, a workshop for publishers on transitioning titles to open access models. Move It Forward builds on the earlier Pay It Forward project, which ...
March 20, 2018 • Michael Wolfe
Theme for the week: Spring Break Destinations March 19-30, 2018 Last week, we posted a poll asking about your favorite Spring Break locations in the past, this year, and destinations you want to visit in the future.  We received over forty-five responses to that poll, and the results ...
March 16, 2018 • Dawn Collings
 Spring Break Poll What are your favorite spring break destinations? We asked the library staff and below are the results. The next map blog will be about spring break destinations, so vote for your favorite places to spend spring break and the results will not only be posted in ...
March 5, 2018 • Dawn Collings