Below are News items in the category of Exhibits

Lincoln Lives! An Exhibit of The Wyles Collection

The collection of books and materials that a local resident named William Wyles left to the University of California Santa Barbara in the 1940s formed the basis on which the Department of Special Collections was built.

59th Annual Western Books Exhibition, Rounce & Coffin Club of Los Angeles

This exhibit featured small press books selected by the Rounce and Coffin Club of Los Angeles.

Lotte Lehmann: Portraits and Portrayals

This exhibit featured photographs and other materials from the Performing Arts Department's collections on opera singer Lotte Lehmann.

Historical Maps in Special Collections

This exhibit highlighted Special Collections' extensive map collections.

Santa Barbara Authors

This exhibit highlighted local authors' works in the Department of Special Collections.

Illuminated Manuscripts

This exhibit included selections from UCSB’s Department of Special Collections related to illuminated manuscripts.

58th Annual Western Books Exhibition, Rounce & Coffin Club of Los Angeles

The Department of Special Collections displayed the 1999 Western Books Exhibition. The 58th Annual travelling exhibit was sponsored by the Rounce & Coffin Club of Los Angeles.

Western History: The William Wyles Collection

Featured in the exhibit are selective examples of original nineteenth century volumes and more recent research works reflecting some of the themes in the Wyles Collection.

Back to the 60s and 70s: The Alternative Press Collection

The Alternative Press Collection in the Department of Special Collections contains nearly 300 titles, mostly non-mainstream newspapers in their original form, from the late 1960s to the latter 1970s.