Today's Events & Exhibitions

Oct
21
This is What Open Access Looks Like!
  • Mon, 10/21/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 10/25/2019 - 8:00pm
Location: Paseo
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Please join the Library in recognizing International Open Access Week, a global event now entering its tenth year.  Open Access Week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of...

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Oct
21
Open Access
  • Mon, 10/21/2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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Monday, October 21, 10am-12pm
Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory,2nd Floor, Mountain Side
Presenters: Des Alaniz & Trang Le. RSVP to dalaniz [at] ucsb [dot] edu (...

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Art of Science, 2019
  • Tue, 07/02/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/20/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
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This exhibition features the winners of the annual Art of Science competition...

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  • Tue, 08/27/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/26/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
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As UCSB grew from a small liberal arts college into a large Research One University, the plans for the campus buildings grew accordingly. This exhibition showcases some of the long-range plans for the campus which are housed in the Architecture and Design Collection at UCSB’s Art, Design...
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Nasca goblet, 550-570 CE
  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/20/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
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The architecture, ceramics, textiles, and other classes of material culture of Andean societies from 3000 B.C. to the arrival of the Spanish in the 16th century examined within their cultural contexts with a focus on sociopolitical organization and cultural traditions.

Oct
23
Open Access
  • Wed, 10/23/2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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The Journal Editors Wine and Cheese Social is intended to launch the new Journal Editors Initiative. As part of the Library’s suite of scholarly publishing and communication services, the Initiative is focused on understanding the unique perspectives of UCSB editors, giving editors a space to...

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  • Thu, 10/24/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 07/04/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

There will be an opening reception for the exhibition from 5 -7PM on Thursday, October 24.  This event is free and open to the public.

There will be an open house for the...

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Oct
24
git_bash_carp_logo
  • Thu, 10/24/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1575
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This is a two day half-day workshop for non-programmers or novice programmers to provide introduction to version control with Git and Bash. Learners will learn to use the unix shell and git through short tutorials and hands-on exercises Participants should bring their own laptop to work on. This...

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Oct
24
Archive Photo of UCSB
  • Thu, 10/24/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Opening reception for UCSB Library's exhibition Campus by the Sea, which celebrates the 75th anniversary of UC Santa Barbara. Featuring items from UCSB Library's Special...

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Eunice Foote exhibition image
  • Mon, 10/28/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/27/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

Opening reception, panel discussion, and opportunity to view the exhibition 4-6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 in the Library's Instruction & Training Room 1312 (1st Floor, Mountain Side).

Eunice Foote was an early American feminist, inventor,...

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Oct
28
Pizza with Question Bubbles
  • Mon, 10/28/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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It's time for the Fall Quarter Deep Dish with University Librarian Kristin Antelman.  Stop by on Monday, October 28th beginning at 5pm to grab some FREE pizza and share your feedback with the Library.  For UCSB students.

Oct
29
ecodatascience_logo
  • Tue, 10/29/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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This workshop will be taught by Dan Ovando, a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Washington School of Aquatic and Fishery Science. He will give an introduction to Bayesian statistical inference using R and Stan (...

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Oct
30
Ian Nagoski
  • Wed, 10/30/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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UCSB Library presents a talk-and-record-listening event by researcher and record producer Ian Nagoski. At the height of immigration to the United States 100 years ago, a wave of people from the collapsing Ottoman Empire settled in the U.S. At the same time, the burgeoning record industry in...
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Oct
31
  • Thu, 10/31/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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This is a two day half-day workshop for non-programmers or novice programmers to provide introduction to version control with Git and Bash. Learners will learn to use the unix shell and git through short tutorials and hands-on exercises Participants should bring their own laptop to work on. This...

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Nov
1
  • Fri, 11/01/2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Meet in the UCSB Library, Special Research Collections (3rd Floor Mountain Side)

UCSB 75th Anniversary Exhibition Open House: “Campus by the Sea” is part of Parents & Family Weekend.

Learn about UCSB’s history from its roots as a manual training school in...

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Nov
2
UCSB Mom & Dad
  • Sat, 11/02/2019 - 2:00pm
Location: Paseo
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Meet in the UCSB Library, Paseo West Lobby (across from Arbor/Girvetz Hall)

The UCSB Library serves as the hub of intellectual and cultural activity on campus, providing 24-hour study space; more than 3 million books and 400 online databases; research consultations and classes;...

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Nov
5
Ann Taves
  • Tue, 11/05/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
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UCSB Library presents a talk by Ann Taves, Professor of Religious Studies, to be followed...

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Nov
8
  • Fri, 11/08/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Join us for our November Lunch & Learn!  Friday, November 8th from noon-1pm in UCSB Library Room 1312. Come socialize and enjoy free pizza while you hear about some of the graduate research being done on campus...

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Nov
13
postcard
  • Wed, 11/13/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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UCSB Library invites campus and the community to the opening event for the new exhibition Eunice Foote to UCSB: A Story of Women,...

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Nov
14
geospatial_carp_logo
  • Thu, 11/14/2019 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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This is a series of example-driven half-day workshops to provide an introduction to R for learners working with geospatial data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and to try applying what they have learned to...

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Nov
15
  • Fri, 11/15/2019 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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This is a series of example-driven half-day workshops to provide an introduction to R for learners working with geospatial data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are...

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Nov
18
LeRon Shults
  • Mon, 11/18/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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The capacities of Artificial Intelligence (AI) are growing rapidly and new technologies are impacting society in a variety of ways, such as social media analytics (think “Cambridge Analytica”) and policy-oriented simulation scenarios, all of which raise significant ethical issues. LeRon Shults...
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Nov
19
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  • Tue, 11/19/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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This workshop will be taught by Gavin McDonald, a project researcher with the Environmental Market Solutions Lab (emLab) at UCSB. He will provide an introduction to the 'tidymodels' universe of R packages. This suite of packages provides tools for predictive model training and testing that...
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Nov
19
Zotero
  • Tue, 11/19/2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Grad students, need help managing your research? UCSB Library is offering a workshop on Zotero, a popular open source citation manager. Learn how Zotero can help you efficiently collect and organize your research, create bibliographies, collaborate with your colleagues, streamline your research...

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Nov
21
  • Thu, 11/21/2019 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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This is a series of example-driven half-day workshops to provide an introduction to R for learners working with geospatial data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are...

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Nov
22
  • Fri, 11/22/2019 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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This is a series of example-driven half-day workshops to provide an introduction to R for learners working with geospatial data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are...

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Dec
3
ecodatascience_logo
  • Tue, 12/03/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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This workshop will be taught by An Bui, a graduate student in the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology who broadly focuses on community composition and function in the context of global climate change. She will introduce the basics of community analysis in the R package vegan...

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Dec
6
Study break
  • Fri, 12/06/2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Take a healthy study break before finals. Nap, meditate, grab snacks and get a free chair massage. In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness.

May
4
elizabeth rush_headshot
  • Mon, 05/04/2020 - 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Campbell Hall
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A free lecture and book-signing by Elizabeth Rush, author of the UCSB Reads 2020 selection...

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