Pecourt’s extraordinary collection of over 3,000 cylinders and 18,000 discs was acquired by the UCSB Library in 2010. Selections from the collection are on exhibit in the Department of Special Collections.
July 1, 2010
Gonzalez is a visiting artist in residence at UCSB sponsored by the Chicano Studies Institute and the California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives in the UCSB Library.
May 24, 2010
This exhibition is a special compendium which encapsulates visual cultures, global ethnopoles, and urban public spaces of that time.
May 4, 2010
Featuring a selection of maps, atlases and related materials from Special Collections holdings showing areas of the ancient, old and new worlds as well as other cartographic/geographic entities.
March 8, 2010
This winter’s exhibit centers on the movement for social justice and equity that was actually another stage in the continuum of the Mexican American Civil Rights Movement that began in the 1940s.
December 7, 2009
This exhibit in Special Collections displayed highlights from book and manuscript collections acquired during the past year.
August 31, 2009
Our current exhibit materials that reflect the political and cultural state of the world after the end of World War II.
May 15, 2009
The UC Santa Barbara Library, Professor Harry Reese, and book artist Gunnar Kaldewey presented “Made in Germany,” recent artist books from five contemporary fine arts presses from Germany for an exhibit in Special Collections.
February 13, 2009
The winter 2009 exhibit focused on the African American leaders of Santa Barbara and their legacy of activism for civic improvement, equity, and social justice.
December 1, 2008
The exhibit in Special Collections displayed highlights from book and manuscript collections acquired during the past year.
July 1, 2008