Today's Events & Exhibitions

May
26
  • Thu, 05/26/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Fri, 05/27/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 2509
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Filipinos in the military
  • Fri, 10/01/2021 - 8:00am to Mon, 06/20/2022 - 5:00pm
Location: 1st Floor, Ocean Side
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UCSB Library is pleased to present "Postcards from Salinas," a collection of restored photographs of Filipinas/os in the Salinas Valley, 1920-1940. Each of these photographic panels tells a separate story of these pre-1941 Filipinas/os who eventually became Filipina/o Americans.
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Gutiérrez, Roberto, Artist
  • Fri, 11/05/2021 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/17/2022 - 5:00pm
Location: Learning Commons
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This exhibit is a companion to the exhibition A Call to Action: Documenting Santa Barbara Art & Activism on display...

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four red pieces of torn paper with the exhibit title over the repeated word action
  • Fri, 11/05/2021 - 9:00am to Fri, 06/24/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Special Research Collections is closed over the lunch hour and not open nights or weekends. Hours are Monday through Friday 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm. Please check hours before visiting. 
 
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  • Tue, 01/18/2022 - 8:00am to Sat, 07/02/2022 - 8:00am
Location: Mountain Gallery
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UCSB Library will be hosting a public opening event with a moderated curator discussion on Wednesday, January 19th. View this exhibition...

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Varied images in the shapes of letters PICTURE THIS
  • Thu, 03/10/2022 - 8:00am to Sun, 06/12/2022 - 11:00am
Location: Learning Commons
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UCSB Library presents an exhibition of paintings by students in Jane Callister's Art 100 course. The students read and responded creatively to the UCSB Reads 2022 book Exhalation: Stories by Ted Chiang.  

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Detail of artwork
  • Mon, 03/28/2022 - 8:00am to Thu, 06/30/2022 - 12:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
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UCSB Library is pleased to present The Greater Common Good, a new work by Sa’dia Rehman in charcoal, graphite, ink, carbon paper, silver leaf, and black thread.
 
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May
27
  • Thu, 05/26/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Fri, 05/27/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 2509
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Jun
2
Circles connected by colorful lines with a red banner
  • Thu, 06/02/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Please join us for a reception and awards ceremony honoring the six recipients of the  Library Award for Undergraduate Research.  Prizes of $750 for first place and $500 for second place will go to two students from each of three main disciplines:  Sciences &  Engineering, Humanities &...

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Jun
3
image of someone meditating with yoga mat, snacks, etc.
  • Fri, 06/03/2022 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Take a healthy study break before finals. Nap, meditate and grab snacks. Massages will be available.  In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness and UCSB ONDAS Student Center

Jul
7
M81 by Leonardo Celuque
  • Thu, 07/07/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Jul
14
Canyon: Bright Angel Trail by Mary Heebner
  • Thu, 07/14/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Jul
21
Check it Out by Jane Gottlieb
  • Thu, 07/21/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Art of Science
  • Mon, 08/01/2022 - 8:00am to Thu, 12/15/2022 - 5:00pm
Location: Learning Commons
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For the 7th year, UCSB Library will exhibit the winners of the annual Art of Science competition organized by UCSB’s Schuller Lab and Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships at the California NanoSystems Institute. This...

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Tattoed and Tenacious exhibit image
  • Mon, 08/22/2022 - 8:00am to Sun, 01/01/2023 - 5:00pm
Location: 1st Floor, Ocean Side
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From the upper-class women who started the tattoo craze to the working-class Tattooed Ladies who performed in circus sideshows, this exhibit puts the foremothers of modern tattooing in the spotlight. Through photographs and personal histories, this exhibit uncovers the fascinating and largely...

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Hermetic Unconsciousness Unveiled
  • Mon, 09/12/2022 - 9:00am to Fri, 06/16/2023 - 4:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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This exhibition will use works from UCSB Library's American Religions Collection to follow several occult threads, such as astrology, ceremonial magic, and Theosophy, as they weave their way from the world of secret societies into the fabric of mainstream life in the...

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