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On Exhibit: That's Entertainment: Dan Guerrero and the Making of a Hollywood Original

A new exhibition in the Library's 3rd Floor Gallery looks at the life of performer, producer, and director Dan Guerrero, with photographs from the Library's California Ethnic & Multicultural Archives.

New EGSL Display - Pussy Riot: Feminism and the Fight for Free Speech in Russia

The new display in the Ethnic and Gender Studies Library (EGSL) on the 2nd floor focuses on the group "Pussy Riot," feminism, and protest in Russia. Pussy Riot is best described as a Russian feminist punk rock protest collective.
Exhibits

Clothesline Project Display in Front of Library

The Clotheslines Project, an international project that honors women survivors of violence, is currently on display in front of the Library.

The David Giovannoni Collection of Home Cylinder Recordings at UCSB

The UCSB Library has acquired David Giovannoni's collection of over 500 home wax recordings. Home wax or home recordings, were made by everyday people, and capture the early spirit of the public's interaction with recording technology.

Library Employees Celebrated for "Living the Values"

The Library celebrates employees for “Living the Value” of collaboration
Library Employees

Event: Grad Slam Preliminary Round (April 8, 3pm)

On Tuesday, April 8, the Library will host one of the Grad Slam Preliminary Rounds as part of the Graduate Student Showcase.

Featured Collection Item: "Treehouse"

Featured object: Treehouse artists book by Paul Johnson

On Exhibit: The Emergence of the Bill of Rights

The Emergence of the Bill of Rights, on exhibit now in the Library, is curated by UC Santa Barbara professors Patricia Cline Cohen (History) and William B. Warner (English and Comparative Literature).

Curators' Talk: The Emergence of the Bill of Rights (Mar. 6, 4pm)

Professors William B. Warner and Patricia Cline Cohen will speak about the new exhibition in Special Collections titled "The Emergence of the Bill of Rights," which they curated.

"Late Night Study in Corwin" During Finals (Mar. 15-18)

UC Santa Barbara Library and the UCen are again sponsoring “Late Night Study in Corwin” during finals week.