Current Exhibitions

World War I helmetHelmets of the First World War: Battle, Technology, and Culture

UCSB Library (Mountain Gallery, 1st Floor)
Opens November 8, 2016

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Tipi Village, Isla VistaIsla Vista—Building a Community, 1970-2016

UCSB Library (Special Research Collections, 3rd Floor, Mountain Side)
October 10, 2016 - March 23, 2017

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Photo by John Paul GallagherThe Other Malecon

UCSB Library (Ocean Gallery, 1st Floor)
October - December, 2016

A photo essay by John Paul Gallagher about the people who live around El Malecon, the boardwalk area in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic.

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SymmetrySymmetry and Aesthetics in Contemporary Physics

2016 UCSB Library (Art & Architecture Collection, 1st Floor, Mountain Side)
Opens October 3, 2016

For the second year, the Library showcases the final projects from an experimental seminar that explored the connections between contemporary physics, math, and the arts. The course, Symmetry and Aesthetics in Contemporary Physics, was taught by Dr. Jatila van der Veen during Spring Quarter, 2016.

UCSB Reads posterA History of UCSB Reads

UCSB Library (3rd Floor Gallery, Ocean Side)

This wall display of UCSB Reads posters celebrates eight years of UCSB's award-winning “one book” program, led by the UCSB Library, in which faculty and Santa Barbara community members read the same contemporary book and take part in themed, interdisciplinary activities.

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