Below are News items in the category of Lectures & Talks

Grad Slam Preliminary Round in Library (Tue., April 7, 3-4 pm)

The Library will host one of the Grad Slam Preliminary Rounds in the Pacific View Room on Tuesday, April 7.

Next UCSB Reads Panel at Goleta Library (Thu., April 2)

As part of UCSB Reads and Santa Barbara Reads libraries in the Santa Barbara Public Library System are hosting panel discussions.

UCSB Reads: Restorative Justice Panel (Fri., Feb. 27, noon)

As part of UCSB Reads 2015, the Library will present a panel discussion titled "Restorative Justice: Bringing Victims & Offenders Together at UCSB and Beyond."

'Girls-in-Justice' Exhibition Talk (Tues., Feb. 3, 4pm)

UCSB Art Professor Richard Ross will present a talk titled "Juvenile-in-Justice" in conjunction with his "Girls-in-Justice" photo exhibition in the Library.

Pacific Views: Library Speaker Series Launches (Tues., Nov. 18, 4pm)

The inaugural Pacific Views: Library Speaker Series begins Tues., Nov. 18, with "Balancing on a Planet" by Environmental Studies professor David Cleveland.

Survival of the Fittest: The Brave New World of Scholarly Publishing - October 30, 4pm

Faculty journal editors discuss challenges in scholarly publishing, relations with publishers, and the impact of Open Access publishing.

Open Access Week Programs at the Library (Oct. 20-30, 2014)

Open Access Week program highlights include presentations by UCSB faculty members on journal pricing and the brave new world of scholarly publishing, a pizza party for graduate students, and an introduction to altmetrics.

Event: Henry Thoreau in His Letters: A New Perspective (Wed, May 21, 4 pm)

Elizabeth Witherell, who directs the Thoreau Edition, will speak about her work on Thoreau’s correspondence, and Casey Caldwell and Sophie Hassett will read selections from a group of letters between Thoreau and Emerson.

Event: What Are Open Educational Resources (Thurs. May 15, 12pm)?

Tired of high textbook costs? Have lunch in the Library while learning about Open Educational Resources for teaching, research and learning, including open textbooks.