Sky of Red Poppies
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Inside the Dirty Game of Doping in Sports
Sports journalist Mark Johnson traces the doping culture in professional sports.
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FORCE11 Scholarly Communications Institute to Launch at UC San Diego
02/21/2017
FORCE11 (Future of Research Communications and E-Scholarship) — a global community of researchers, students, librarians, publishers, funders and scholars interested in the future of scholarship — is pleased to announce the launch of its new annual Force 11 Scholarly Communications Institute, which will take place at the University of California, San Diego (FSCI@UCSD) from July […]
Data & GIS Lab Open House
02/17/2017
The UC San Diego community is invited to the Library’s newly upgraded Data & GIS Lab in Geisel Library. Wednesday, March 1 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Geisel Library (Main Floor, West Wing) Come see the newly upgraded Lab and find out how our experts can support your research. The newly upgraded Lab offers: A […]
Celebrated Author Ann Patchett to Speak at 2017 Dinner in the Library
02/16/2017
Ann Patchett, the author of seven highly acclaimed novels as well as three books of nonfiction and numerous short stories and essays, will be the featured speaker at this year’s Dinner in the Library event, to be held on Friday, September 8, in Geisel Library. A champion of literary culture as well as an award-winning […]
University Librarian Helps Guide Efforts to Preserve Digitized Buddhist Art in China’s Mogao Caves
02/16/2017
Last fall, University Librarian Brian Schottlaender co-chaired an international meeting of librarians and other preservation specialists to advise the Dunhuang Research Academy on preserving thousands of still and moving images of Buddhist art in the Mogao Caves, in Dunhuang in the Gansu province in northwest China.   The Mogao Caves, which are located at a […]
Library Supporters Give Boost to Geisel Revitalization Efforts
02/16/2017
The Geisel Library Revitalization Initiative (GLRI), aimed at renovating and updating the interior spaces of the university’s most iconic building, recently received a generous boost from Library supporters Jeanne Jones and Margaret “Maggie” Seeley. Launched in 2015 with a lead gift from Audrey Geisel, the GLRI will transform and revitalize significant areas of Geisel Library’s […]
Oncofertility Science Academy Inspires Young Women to Become Physicians & Researchers
02/16/2017
For the last decade, UC San Diego Health’s Department of Reproductive Medicine has sponsored an innovative program that offers young, high-school age women with the opportunity to become immersed in an exciting new field of medicine—oncofertility—which addresses the fertility needs and quality of life issues of young cancer patients. Each year, approximately 12-14 young women […]
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This channel serves as a conduit to the Library’s many outreach activities and events, ranging from author talks, faculty lectures, and special events, to concerts, film screenings, and behind-the-scenes interviews with students, librarians, and friends and supporters. We will be giving you a birds-eye view of some of our most treasured special collections and archives, including: our Dr. Seuss Collection, which comprises the original papers, illustrations, correspondence, and other materials of Theodor Seuss Geisel, known as Dr. Seuss; our American Institute of Wine and Food Culinary Collection, our Hill Collection of Pacific Voyages, and so many others.

We also will keep you abreast of the many digital innovations and transitions that are dramatically transforming today’s Library, allowing you to access a wealth of materials and images with the click of a mouse. I hope you will tune in regularly. As Dr. Seuss said: “Oh, the places you’ll go!”

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Brian E. C. Schottlaender
The Audrey Geisel University Librarian
UC San Diego Library