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CARA Project makes strides during challenging times
Author: Rebecca Gourevitch


September 1, 2020


The CARA project team continues to process and digitize archival materials from Merced, Ventura, Humboldt, Fresno, San Joaquin, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo county offices, providing the public with increased access to documents, manuscripts, photographs, and other objects dating back to the beginning of the twentieth century.

JoVE Updates


August 26, 2020


JoVE content can be brought into your CatCourse site for instructional purposes. New JoVE content includes the Encyclopedia of Experiments.

Streaming Video Access & Support


August 26, 2020


A newly created guide highlights available databases with streaming video content and library services that support streaming video in your courses.

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Library Reopening Update


August 26, 2020


Though the Kolligian Library Building is currently closed, we plan to open the building when it can be done safely. Any decisions related to reopening library spaces are predicated on the prevalence of COVID-19 transmission within the county.

Library Reopening Update- Fall 2020


August 13, 2020


Will the library reopen this Fall? A brief update on the status of the UC Merced Library.

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By Request Workshops for Faculty, Staff and Graduate Students


August 12, 2020


By Request Workshops are now available for faculty, staff and graduate student researchers in a variety of topics.

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University of California (UC) Press Ebooks Acquired


July 31, 2020


UC Libraries now have access to a full range of UC Press Ebooks.

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Curbside Pick-up of Library Materials is Now Available


July 15, 2020


The Library is now offering curbside pick-up of most library materials.

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African American Historical Serials Collection & Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa


July 15, 2020


Two new primary sources have been added to the Library's database collection: African American Historical Serials Collections and Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa.

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IBISWorld Industry Research Database Added to the Library Collection


July 14, 2020


The UC Merced Library has added IBISWorld Industry Research to the database collections.

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