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
The California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives (CEMA) will be co-sponsoring a day-long Chicano Theater Conference and Diversity Lecture Series.
January 12, 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
The California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives (CEMA) will be co-sponsoring two presentations by Esteban Villa on the Chicano movement and the Royal Chicano Air Force artist collective.
November 17, 2009
This exhibit in Special Collections displayed highlights from book and manuscript collections acquired during the past year.
August 31, 2009
A second National Endowment for the Humanities grant has been awarded to the UCSB Library.
August 6, 2009
A Grant from UC MEXUS to the UCSB Library as part of the ImaginArte multidisciplinary initiative has helped to fund the conversion of 118 video tapes into 5 different formats.
June 1, 2009