Logo design contest for OskiCat


The UC Berkeley Libraries will be launching a new catalog named OskiCat in May. Gone will be the days of Pathfinder and Gladis!

Be a part of Cal history with this chance to design the logo for the new OskiCat catalog. The winner’s artwork will be displayed prominently in the new catalog and on catalog publicity materials.


All UC Berkeley students are eligible to enter the contest. Multiple designs may be submitted.


  • Must feature the name “OskiCat” & the text “UCB Library Catalog”.
  • Trademarked UC logos may be used in combination with words.
  • Should incorporate two or more of the following colors: blue, gold, black, white, gray.
  • PREFERRED WEB formatting: 50H X 275W in pixels; .gif file with
    transparent or #668cb3 blue background; original file in .png or .eps
    (encapsulated PostScript).
  • PREFERRED PRINT formatting: Artwork
    from vector art programs (Illustrator or Freehand); text/font converted
    to outlines; save as .eps file; photographic, placed, or embedded
    images (.jpeg, .tiff, .gif, .psd) are not suitable. 

Submission deadline

Friday, April 17th, 2009.


Email submissions or questions to: oskicat [at] library.berkeley.edu

For more contest information and examples, visit OskiCat’s Facebook page.