Today's Events & Exhibitions

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Detail of artwork
  • Mon, 03/28/2022 - 8:00am to Thu, 09/29/2022 - 12:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition
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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Image of collages
  • Fri, 07/15/2022 - 8:00am to Fri, 03/31/2023 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition
UCSB Library is pleased to present these works by Johnny Onionseed, MFA candidate in UCSB's Department of Art. These collages were most recently displayed as part of UCSB Library’s exhibition ...
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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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Aug
16
  • Tue, 08/16/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 08/18/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event, Online
Event

This event is an example-driven two day workshop on August 16 and 18, 2022 for supervised learning for tabular data in R...

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Aug
18
  • Tue, 08/16/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 08/18/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event, Online
Event

This event is an example-driven two day workshop on August 16 and 18, 2022 for supervised learning for tabular data in R...

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Aug
30
mirrored image of library, brightly colored
  • Tue, 08/30/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Paseo
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Tattoed and Tenacious exhibit image
  • Fri, 09/02/2022 - 8:00am to Sun, 01/01/2023 - 5:00pm
Location: 1st Floor, Ocean Side
Exhibition

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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Tarot cards from the Golden Dawn tarot deck
  • Mon, 09/12/2022 - 9:00am to Fri, 06/16/2023 - 4:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

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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Sep
22
Faculty Reception 2021
  • Thu, 09/22/2022 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: Mountain Courtyard
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The Library's Annual Reception for Faculty returns this year to the Mountain Courtyard. This social event bring together new and returning faculty from across campus to kick off the 2022 academic year, meet their subject...

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Sep
28
Writers and Wordsmiths of Santa Barbara image
  • Wed, 09/28/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Event
Join UCSB Library for a conversation with local Santa Barbara writer Mary Tonetti Dorra, author of the recently published Two Lives on Four Continents: A Double Memoir, which documents both her life and the life of her late husband, UCSB Faculty Emeritus Dr. Henri Dorra, up to the...
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Spring Outing of the Court Ladies
  • Fri, 10/07/2022 - 8:00am
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition
UCSB Library is pleased to present this exhibition of handscrolls and comics from its Art & Architecture Collection. Both forms of art are consumed and enjoyed by individual users, panel by panel, and both are used in teaching and research at UCSB.
 
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The Titan's Goblet
  • Tue, 01/17/2023 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/30/2023 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

UCSB Library is pleased to present a new exhibition curated by UCSB students Noah Weiss and Lukas Kraak that examines the human impact on the environment. 

Humanity’s stamp on the environment has been massive. In the past 300 years, the scale and weight of our complex relationship with...

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