Events & Exhibitions on 02/01/2018

Feb
1
  • Thu, 02/01/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Organized by the Women in Technology Group. Open to all UCSB staff, students, and faculty. 

Location: Student Affairs & Administrative Services Building, 2nd floor SIS&T Conference Room). 3 Thurs. dates: Feb. 1, Feb. 15 & Mar. 1. Feel free to come to one or all of the dates....

Feb
6
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  • Tue, 02/06/2018 - 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.

Feb
7
  • Wed, 02/07/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Event

Tour of the Library exhibition Botanical Illustrations & Scientific Discovery; Joseph Banks & the Exploration of the South Pacific, 1768–1771.

A...

Feb
7
  • Wed, 02/07/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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The Library's Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory is hosting a book launch party! Come help us to celebrate the release of the first three titles in the UCSB English Department's Literature and the Mind imprint ...

Feb
8
  • Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Sharing a meal can nourish our appreciation for another’s culture, lived experience, or point of view. The Food for Thought Lunch series is an invitation to all members of our community - students, staff, and faculty- to share a meal and conversation about a wellness topic. Join us for a lively...

Feb
9
Lunch & Learn event
  • Fri, 02/09/2018 - 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...

Feb
10
Old photographs
  • Sat, 02/10/2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location:

Montecito Library - Community Hall - 1469 East Valley Road, Montecito, CA 93108

Conservator Christina Romanowski Bean will offer free assessments of personal papers and photographs damaged during the Montecito mud and debris...

Feb
13
Jeffrey Hoelle
  • Tue, 02/13/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
Event

UCSB Library presents a talk by Jeffrey Hoelle (UCSB Anthropology) to be followed by a public reception. 

Scroll down for full video recording of talk.

The Amazon rainforest is a land of incredible biological and cultural diversity that plays a crucial role in global environment...

Feb
15
  • Thu, 02/15/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Organized by the Women in Technology Group, this book club is open to all UCSB staff, students, 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...

Feb
15
  • Thu, 02/15/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Panelists include David Marshall (Professor of English and Comparative Literature) Heather Steffen (Postdoctoral Scholar in English and the Chicano...

Feb
16
  • Fri, 02/16/2018 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Please join us at the Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration (CCBER) for an open house and tours of their Natural History Collection, which includes the UCSB herbarium of over 125,000 plant specimens. In collaboration with...

Feb
20
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  • Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1575
Event

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.

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...

Feb
22
  • Thu, 02/22/2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
Event

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....

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 ...

Feb
26
Fair Use Week
  • Mon, 02/26/2018 - 12:00pm to Fri, 03/02/2018 - 1:00pm
Location: Paseo
Event

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...

Feb
26
Rock heart Isla Vista
  • Mon, 02/26/2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Location: HSSB, McCune Conference Room, 6th floor 
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Feb
28
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  • Wed, 02/28/2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
Event

Monthly gatherings for environmental data science skill sharing, co-working, and community building. Learn more about ...

Feb
28
  • Wed, 02/28/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Sunrise Room
Event

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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Art of Science 2017
  • Fri, 07/28/2017 - 9:00am to Wed, 02/07/2018 - 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 Sat, 09/15/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Third Floor Gallery, Ocean Side
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 Thu, 11/15/2018 - 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

 

Visit the online exhibition here
 

The UCSB Library presents an exhibition of photographs of gold mines in the...