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UCSD’s Geisel Library turns 50 as the place to ‘think and wonder, wonder and think’ | San Diego Union-Tribune | September 2020

UCSD To Launch Celebration For 50th Anniversary Of Geisel Library | Patch | August 2020

UCSD to mark 50th anniversary of Geisel Library with year-long celebration starting in September | La Jolla Light | August 2020

UCSD to celebrate 50th anniversary of Geisel Library | FOX 5 San Diego | August 2020

UC San Diego Begins a Yearlong Celebration to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Iconic Geisel Library | Library Journal's infoDOCKET | August 2020

Day in Review (August 3–7, 2020) | Association of Research Libraries | August 2020

Celebrating an iconic library's 50th anniversary | University of California | August 2020

UCSD To Launch Celebration For 50th Anniversary Of Geisel Library | KPBS | August 2020

UCSD's Geisel Library Turns 50, University Announces Year-Long Celebration | NBC 7 San Diego | August 2020

From the Archives: Library called heart of UC San Diego at dedication in 1971 | U-T San Diego | March 2020

Inside the Icon: Geisel Library | San Diego Magazine | October 2017 

Books and Bytes | Triton Magazine | September 2014

National Library Week: Most Beautiful Libraries Around the World | ABC News | April 2013

Press Kit

Media are encouraged to access the following assets included in our online press kit:

  • Press release
  • B-roll
  • Hi-res imagery
  • Image caption sheet
  • Fact sheet
  • Historical timeline
  • Pop culture timeline
  • Geisel Library building guide