Join us for a curator's talk about the current Special Collections exhibit -- "Who Freed the Slaves?"
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February 5, 2013
Learn about the psychological perspectives on memory from local experts at this UCSB Reads panel discussion.
February 1, 2013
The UCSB Library and Chicano Studies Institute are co-sponsoring an artist talk by Favianna Rodriguez, in conjunction with the exhibit, "Favianna Rodriguez: Art of the Activist Imagination."
January 25, 2013
The Map & Imagery Lab and the University Library will be hosting a meeting of the California Map Society on February 2nd.
January 18, 2013
There will be a lecture on Thursday commemoratig the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, offered in conjunction with the exhibit currently on view in Special Collections on the 3rd floor of Davidson Library.
January 7, 2013
The Library is excited to announce the selection of a book for UCSB Reads 2013 — Moonwalking With Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything by Joshua Foer (Penguin, 2011).
November 2, 2012
The UCSB Library is hosting two events in conjunction with Open Access Week, a worldwide initiative to raise awareness about new models of scholarly publishing.
October 15, 2012
Sam Brylawski from Special Collections was interviewed on NPR. He shared his insights on the anniversary of the compact disc.
October 3, 2012
David Seubert, Acting Head of Special Collections, recently spoke with KDB-93.7/FM about the current exhibition in Special Collections--"Stars of the Opera Stage: ‘Golden Age' Images from the William R. Moran Collection."
August 9, 2012
A talk by Robert Darnton (Director of the University Library, Harvard)on the Digital Public Library of America.
May 1, 2012