Today's Events & Exhibitions

Feb
20
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  • Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1575
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UCSB librarians will help you tackle the research process in a series of three Tuesday workshops for transfer students.  This workshop is the last in the series.

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Detail of image by Rose Briccetti
  • Wed, 09/20/2017 - 8:00am to Thu, 05/31/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition

This new work by Rose Briccetti was created as a companion to the UCSB Library exhibition "Botanical Illustrations and Scientific Discovery-- Joseph Banks and the Exploration of the South...

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Banks Florilegium
  • Mon, 09/25/2017 - 8:00am to Thu, 05/31/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

The UCSB Library presents Botanical Illustrations and Scientific DiscoveryJoseph Banks and the Exploration of the South Pacific, 17681771, an examination of the impact of 18th century botanical illustrations.

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Bechdel, A. (2006). Fun home : A family tragicomic. Boston: Houghton Mifflin
  • Wed, 09/27/2017 - 8:00am to Fri, 03/23/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Third Floor Gallery
Exhibition

Thanks in part to Hollywood’s insatiable desire for superhero blockbusters, the nearly 100-year old comic book industry in the United States has seen a major resurgence in sales and public interest since 2010. Despite the rising mainstream attention, the comic book industry remains largely...

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James Bay Cree
  • Thu, 01/18/2018 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/02/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition

Hours for Art & Architecture differ from regular UCSB Library hours.  Please check before visiting.

A photographic study of the James Bay Cree taken in four Cree villages in northern Quebec in 1973 at a time when the Cree were starting their negotiations with the...

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  • Fri, 02/09/2018 - 8:00am to Fri, 08/31/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

The UCSB Library presents an exhibition of photographs of illegal gold mines in the Brazilian Amazon.  Curated by Jeffrey Hoelle, UCSB Associate Professor of Anthropology.

The wildcat miners who work in the small-scale and often illegal gold mining camps of the Brazilian Amazon are known...

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Feb
21
Aaron Fox working through Boulton recordings with the late Iñupiaq elder and music expert Warren Matumeak.
  • Wed, 02/21/2018 - 3:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Aaron Fox will present a broad view of “repatriation” and “recovery” projects that have been undertaken in recent years by activists and ethnomusicologists who work with archives of recorded sound.  Professor Fox connects the history of recording and collecting Native American music in the early...

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Feb
22
  • Thu, 02/22/2018 -
    3:30pm to 5:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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Molly Morin, Assistant Professor of Art, Weber State University, is an artist and educator working at the intersection of digital and analog practices. She makes material representations of information through generative drawing, soft sculpture, and digital fabrication....

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Feb
25
  • Sun, 02/25/2018 - 11:00am
  • Sun, 03/11/2018 - 11:00am
  • Sun, 04/01/2018 - 11:00am
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Join the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships in discussing the UCSB Reads 2018 book Lab Girl.   Open to any graduate or undergraduate student in STEM who identifies as female.  Light refreshments will be provided.

Please contact Rachel Alvelais at ...

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Feb
26
Fair Use Week
  • Mon, 02/26/2018 - 12:00pm to Fri, 03/02/2018 - 1:00pm
Location: Paseo
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UCSB Library is participating in Fair Use Week, a national event coordinated annually by the Association of Research Libraries that celebrates and explores fair use rights under the copyright statute. We invite you to...

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Feb
26
Rock heart Isla Vista
  • Mon, 02/26/2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
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Location: HSSB, McCune Conference Room, 6th floor 
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Feb
28
  • Wed, 02/28/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Sunrise Room
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Free lunch and discussion of Lab Girl.  Discussion will be led by Kathy Foltz (Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology) and Meredith Murr (Assistant Vice Chancellor, Research...

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Mar
1
  • Thu, 03/01/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
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Open to all UCSB students, staff and faculty.

Location: Student Affairs & Administrative Services Building, 2nd Floor SIS&T Conference Room). Book group meets on three Thursdays during the winter quarter.  Feel free to come to any and all of the three dates: February 1, February...

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Mar
9
  • Fri, 03/09/2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Grad Lunch & Learn! Friday, February 9 from noon-1pm in UCSB Library Room 1312. Graduate students are invited to stop by, grab a free lunch, and hear from your peers.  Sponsored by the UCSB Library, UCSB Graduate Division and UCSB Graduate Student Association.  

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Mar
11
  • Sun, 02/25/2018 - 11:00am
  • Sun, 03/11/2018 - 11:00am
  • Sun, 04/01/2018 - 11:00am
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Join the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships in discussing the UCSB Reads 2018 book Lab Girl.   Open to any graduate or undergraduate student in STEM who identifies as female.  Light refreshments will be provided.

Please contact Rachel Alvelais at ...

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Mar
16
Study break
  • Fri, 03/16/2018 -
    11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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The Library will host a free Study Break for UCSB students with chair massages, puzzles, coloring books, a stretching station, tea and healthy snacks. Co-sponsored with Health & Wellness.

Apr
1
  • Sun, 02/25/2018 - 11:00am
  • Sun, 03/11/2018 - 11:00am
  • Sun, 04/01/2018 - 11:00am
Location:

Join the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships in discussing the UCSB Reads 2018 book Lab Girl.   Open to any graduate or undergraduate student in STEM who identifies as female.  Light refreshments will be provided.

Please contact Rachel Alvelais at ...

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Apr
3
  • Tue, 04/03/2018 - 8:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
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Free lecture and book-signing by Hope Jahren, author of Lab Girl, the selection for UCSB Reads 2018. No tickets needed; seats are on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 7:20pm. Line may form earlier. Location: UCSB Campbell Hall....

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Apr
6
  • Fri, 04/06/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Paseo
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Bruce Tiffney (Earth Science) will lead a 90 minute tour of campus plants and trees. Space is limited.  Please contact aregan [at] ucsb [dot] edu for more information and to...

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Apr
11
  • Wed, 04/11/2018 - 4:00pm
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Carla D'Antonio (Environmental Science), Jennifer King (Geography), and Michelle O'Malley (Chemical Engineering). Moderated by...

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Apr
17
  • Tue, 04/17/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Tour of the Library exhibition Botanical Illustrations & Scientific Discovery; Joseph Banks & the Exploration of the South...

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