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Media Desk in the David Kirk Digital Scholarship Commons

The David Kirk Media Center supports the study and teaching of film and digital media, acting, languages, music, and other disciplines. Faculty depend on the Media Center's collections and annually borrow thousands of items for classroom use. Students use

David Kirk

David Kirk

David Kirk Media Center

Librarian David Kirk, in his former role as director of the Media Center, applied his love for and deep knowledge of film and film studies to help build a broad and deep collection with special strengths in ethnic studies, gender studies, as well as Asian and Latin American films.

His gifts to the University Library in support of film studies, the purchase of films, the Media Center itself, and Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgendered Studies have made and will make a long-lasting impact on the lives of members of the UCSC community.

See "A love letter to McHenry" for more information about David Kirk's legacy at the University Library.