Events & Exhibitions on 11/01/2017

Nov
2
This is What Open Access Looks Like
  • Thu, 11/02/2017 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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To commemorate International Open Access Week, the Library is delighted to host a “This is What Open Access Looks Like” wine and cheese reception to honor UCSB’s open access book authors, journal editors and publishers. Their contributions to making...

Nov
3
Lunch & Learn event
  • Fri, 11/03/2017 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Grad Lunch & Learn! Friday, November 3 from noon-1pm in #UCSBLibrary Room 1312. Graduate students are invited to stop by, grab a free lunch, and hear from your peers. Rachel Rys (UCSB Feminist Studies Department) and Bharat Monga (UCSB College of Engineering) will be discussing Comics and...

Nov
3
UCSB Mom & Dad
  • Fri, 11/03/2017 -
    2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Sat, 11/04/2017 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Paseo
Event

The UCSB Library serves as the hub of intellectual and cultural activity, providing 24-hour study space; more than 3 million books and 400 online databases; research consultations and classes; and technologies essential for student success. A cafe, art exhibitions, egg chairs, and stunning views...

Nov
4
UCSB Mom & Dad
  • Fri, 11/03/2017 -
    2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Sat, 11/04/2017 -
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Paseo
Event

The UCSB Library serves as the hub of intellectual and cultural activity, providing 24-hour study space; more than 3 million books and 400 online databases; research consultations and classes; and technologies essential for student success. A cafe, art exhibitions, egg chairs, and stunning views...

Nov
9
ArcGIS Pro
  • Thu, 11/09/2017 - 12:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
Event
  • Noon - 1:00PM

Many GIS data management processes are built into ArcGIS Desktop and spatial researchers’ brains. We will present the basics of keeping track of your data in ArcGIS Pro, and highlight differences between Desktop and Pro.

 

Nov
14
Yasamin Mostofi
  • Tue, 11/14/2017 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
Event

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The 2017-2018 Pacific Views: Library Speaker Series kicks off with a talk by Professor Yasamin Mostofi (UCSB Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering) to be followed by a public reception.

Mostofi, whose...

Nov
15
James Delbourgo
  • Wed, 11/15/2017 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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A public lecture by James Delbourgo (Rutgers University).

In 1759 London’s British Museum opened its doors for the first time – the first free national public museum in the world. But how did it come into being? This talk recounts the overlooked yet colorful life of the museum’s founder:...

Nov
17
UCSB Library classroom
  • Fri, 11/17/2017 - 11:00am
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

11:00AM-Noon

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Whether it's writing a course paper or conducting your own original research, the UCSB Library offers an abundance of comprehensive and invaluable resources for supporting...

Nov
18
Twitter data
  • Sat, 11/18/2017 - 9:00am
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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9:00AM to noon

Looking for a hands-on start to collecting, exploring, and understanding Twitter data? The Collaboratory is here to help!

Shari Laster, Data Services Librarian, will lead a three-hour, hands-on workshop...

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Art of Science 2017
  • Fri, 07/28/2017 - 9:00am to Thu, 01/25/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

This exhibition features 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. The UCSB Library is proud to showcase these eye...

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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.

Hours for Special...

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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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Spirit of Unity
  • Fri, 09/29/2017 - 8:00am to Fri, 01/12/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Ethnic & Gender Studies Collection
Exhibition

The UCSB Library presents an exhibition from its collection of posters by Leland Wong, a San Francisco-based graphic artist and photographer best known for his screen-print posters announcing the San Francisco Nihonmachi Street Fair. Leland Wong’s artwork has been widely exhibited throughout the...

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Necklace
  • Tue, 10/03/2017 - 8:00am to Mon, 12/11/2017 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition

On view at the UCSB Library in collaboration with UCSB’s Art, Design, & Architecture (AD&A) Museum, are artworks from Africa which are presented as part of an assignment for the Art History African I course.  Providing an introduction to African art through analysis of African cultures...