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UC San Diego Library to Transform Digital Preservation Possibilities for Sensitive Data

July 10, 2019

The UC San Diego Library is embarking on a new effort with the Texas Digital Library (TDL) to co-create a blueprint for the first nationally Distributed Digital Preservation (DDP) service for private and sensitive data. This initiative was recently awarded a one-year, $87,384 grant by the Institute of Museum and…

Feed Your Appetite at Dinner in the Library Sept. 12 with Julia Child Biographer

August 20, 2014

…with proceeds benefiting the UC San Diego Library’s collections and services, which support student and faculty research and teaching. The evening’s festivities will include dinner and cocktails, a silent auction, and a keynote talk from internationally recognized biographer Noël Riley Fitch on “Sharing Julia Child’s Appetite for Life.” Fitch wrote…

UC San Diego Library to Hold Book Launch for New Dr. Seuss Book July 28

July 23, 2015

…Audrey Geisel to the UC San Diego Library’s Dr. Seuss Collection, the primary repository for Theodor Seuss Geisel’s creative works. The Library’s Mandeville Special Collections houses more than 15,000 items in its Dr. Seuss Collection, including original drawings, sketches, manuscript drafts, books, notebooks, photographs and memorabilia, documenting the full range…

UC San Diego Library Receives Mellon Grant to Develop Approaches to Preserving Digital Repositories

February 5, 2019

…a collaboration between the UC San Diego Library, UC Santa Barbara, Emory University, Northwestern University and DuraSpace — will design tools that will enable libraries and archives to seamlessly deposit content into distributed digital preservation systems (DDPs), update that content over time and reliably restore content if needed. The design…

UC San Diego Library Launches New Art of Science Contest

February 17, 2021

Data curators at the UC San Diego Library have the privilege of working with researchers from a wide range of scientific disciplines as they prepare data for the Library’s Research Data Collections repository. The visually stunning nature of some of these research data sets has inspired the Library’s Research Data…

UC San Diego Library Joins One Book, One San Diego for 10th Anniversary Celebration

October 25, 2016

The UC San Diego Library has joined KPBS, the San Diego Public Library, San Diego County Library, and other local partners in celebrating the 10th anniversary of the popular One Book, One San Diego community reading program, an initiative launched in San Diego to encourage a shared reading experience focused…

UC San Diego Library’s Special Collections and Archives Acquires First African Americana Collection

February 25, 2021

…1930. Image courtesy of UC San Diego Library, Special Collections & Archives. UC San Diego Library’s Special Collections and Archives Acquires its First African Americana Collection Collection chronicles the African American experience post-Civil War and documents migration West A photo of “Reuben the Guide,” a San Diego resident well-known for…

UC San Diego’s Birthday Party for Dr. Seuss to be Held March 1

February 22, 2013

…major supporters of the UC San Diego Library and the University. The party, which marks Dr. Seuss’s 109th birthday anniversary, will feature a giant inflatable Cat in the Hat, as well as free punch and cake. It is estimated that some 2,000 pieces of cake will be served to mark…

12th Annual Dinner in the Library Focuses on ‘Building for the Future’ Sept. 18

August 17, 2015

…with proceeds supporting the UC San Diego Library’s collections, services and learning spaces. Festivities will include dinner and cocktails, a silent auction and a keynote talk from Sarah Thomas, vice president for the Harvard Library. “The UC San Diego Library plays a vital role in supporting the university’s world-renowned research…

UC San Diego Library Partners with OMA to Exhibit Works by Scarred for Life Artist Ted Meyer

May 11, 2017

…a collaboration between the UC San Diego Library and Oceanside Museum of Art, which is holding a major exhibition of the artist’s work—Ted Meyer: Scarred for Life— from May 27 through September 17, 2017. Meyer and his artistically-enhanced mono-prints, impressions from the scarred skin of accident and medical crisis survivors.…

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