Upcoming Exhibitions

Images of Africa

17th century map of AfricaUCSB Library (Special Collections, Third Floor)
September 2014 - January 2015

This exhibition will draw from a wide range of items in Special Collections that relate to the African continent.  Included will be maps from as early as the 17th century and numerous photograph collections dating back to the latter 19th century, as well as artists' books, early editions of books by African writers, diaries, documents, manuscripts, music, and travellers’ accounts.  Also in the exhibition will be items from the collection of David C. Tambo, retired Head of Special Collections. 


Art of Science

Art of Science image by Peter BurkeUCSB Library
On exhibit winter quarter 2015

The Library will once again display the winners of the Art of Science competition organized by the Schuller Lab and The Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships at the California NanoSystems Institute. This will be the second annual competition.  Please visit our past exhibitions page to see winning images from last year.