Please Thank our Luria Library Friends!

October 21, 2014-10:13 am
Mr. Eli Luria

Do you enjoy weekend hours, checking out iPads, and many other services offered by the library. Make your appreciation known on Facebook and Twitter.

Drop, Cover, Hold On, and Read!

October 16, 2014-1:30 pm
Mission Santa Barbara, after the Santa Barbara earthquake

This week SBCC participated in the Great California Shakeout. Learn more about being prepared for the real thing.


If you use Google Scholar for research, read this tip.


Hispanic Americans have made lasting contributions to the American Film Industry throughout motion picture history.

The Celebration Continues!

September 26, 2014-10:05 am
From the National Archives

We’re continuing the celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month by highlighting a couple of resources available at the library to help you get started on learning more about Hispanic American contributions. Remember this month long celebration lasts through October 15.

Read Banned Books! Win Prizes!

September 21, 2014-9:17 am
Read Banned Books

It’s Banned Books Week. Join our social media competition and help celebrate the freedom to read.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15, 2014-12:45 am
La Cuesta Rancho Santa Barbara County : 1892. Black Gold Cooperative Library System

September 15 to October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month. Learn more about it here.

Welcome to our new Resident Librarian

August 28, 2014-2:45 pm

The Luria Library welcomes a new resident this fall.

Why Read?

June 23, 2014-12:50 pm

Will reading make you smarter? More attractive? Read (!) some ideas about the value of reading and tell us what you think.

Earth Day and Environmental Issues

April 21, 2014-11:22 am

Learn more about Earth Day here.