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Writers Week 2024 Special Session

Join Writers Week, the UCR Library, and the UCR LGBT Resource Center for a free Writers Week 2024 Special Session with award-winning author George M. Johnson on Tuesday, April 16.

Celebrate Preservation Week at the UCR Library

Join us for free events and workshops (April 29, May 1, and May 2) dedicated to preserving the past, safeguarding the present, and ensuring the future of our collective histories and personal memories.
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Maker Week 2024

The UCR Library’s Creat’R Lab is excited to announce the 2nd Annual Maker Week, taking place Monday, April 22 - Friday, April 26, 2024. Join us for a variety of exciting activities and events!
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Give to the UCR Library on Give Day

Help us do even more by donating to the UCR Library during UCR's Give Day campaign! Make an early donation today or wait until Give Day, April 3 at noon through April 4 at noon.
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Apply to our Summer Robotics Camp

Join the Creat'R Lab Team this summer for a Robotics Camp! Undergraduate students from all majors are encouraged to apply.
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Finals Week Stress Relief is Here!

Join the UCR Library and partners Monday, March 11 - Thursday, March 21 for giveaways, contests, therapy fluffies (therapy dogs), finals tutoring, and more!

Call for Submissions: R’Voices in the Library Exhibition

The UCR Library is excited to extend an invitation to all students to participate in our inaugural exhibition dedicated to showcasing the experiences of first-generation students.

Discover the World of Data at UC Love Data Week 2024

Join members of the University of California community for UC Love Data Week (UCLDW), scheduled for February 12-16, 2024.

Mastering Medical Information: The Role of AHIP in Medical Librarianship

The Academy of Health Information Professionals is an arm of the Medical Library Association (MLA), dedicated to advancing the field of health information management.

Propel your research to the next level in the STAR Lab!

Ready to take your research to the next level? The Scholarly Technology and Research (STAR) Lab at the Orbach Science Library (Room 147) is the perfect place.
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Orbach Library Enhancements: Third Floor Access Changes Ahead

In preparation for roof renovations in the Orbach Library, access changes affecting the third floor are ahead.
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UC Extends Open Access Agreement with Wiley

The University of California has extended its open access agreement with scholarly journal publisher Wiley for an additional three years.
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Happy Holidays from the UCR Library

Wishing you and your loved ones a joyful holiday season and a wonderful start to the new year.

Shannon Castro is our new Senior Director of Development

Shannon is the UCR Library's new Senior Director of Development.

Finals Week Stress Relief is Back!

Join the UCR Library and partners Monday, December 4 - Thursday, December 14 for giveaways, contests, therapy fluffies (therapy dogs), finals tutoring, and more!

Celebrating 50 Years of the Women's Resource Center

A new exhibit is on display in the Tomás Rivera Library that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Women's Resource Center.

Native American Heritage Month Digital Collection

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with our digital collection!

ACRL Spotlight: Janet Reyes

Janet Reyes, Geospatial Information Librarian, is the ACRL Member of the Week for October 30, 2023.
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Creat’R Lab Staff Deliver Keynote on 3D Printing Revolution

This year’s MSC Training Symposium took place April 4-7, 2023, and included the UCR Library’s Brendon Wheeler and Alvaro Alvarez.
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Join us Nov. 3 for our #AskAConservatorDay Q&A

Are you curious about the secrets of preserving priceless artworks, artifacts, and historical treasures? If you have burning questions about the fascinating world of art conservation, you're in for a treat! The UCR Library's Conservator, Christina Bean, is thrilled to connect virtually with the UCR community and answer your questions on Ask a Conservator Day...