Events & Exhibitions on 02/01/2020

Feb
4
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  • Tue, 02/04/2020 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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EcoDataScience is an environmental data science study group at UCSB. This volunteer-driven group provides hands-on, lunch-time workshops on various data science tools relevant to environmental science. Lessons in the past have included Spatial Analysis in R, an introduction to Python, advanced...
Feb
4
  • Tue, 02/04/2020 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Join the UCSB Library for a free zine workshop, no experience necessary! Zines (pronounced “zeens”) are self-published, DIY collections of photos and text that are printed by hand or photocopied, and independently...

Feb
5
  • Wed, 02/05/2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Not all research requires lab coats! This drop-in event will introduce you to UCSB Library's archives and special collections resources, and how to use these unique materials to explore historical topics and develop research projects. Join us in exploring archival collections and research.

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Feb
8
  • Sat, 02/08/2020 - 1:00pm
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In collaboration with UCSB Reads, The ...

Feb
12
William Faulkner with hunting horn, at Farmington Hunt Club, 1960.
  • Wed, 02/12/2020 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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This year, the UCSB library acquired the complete 44-volume facsimile edition of William Faulkner’s most important manuscripts, now housed in the UCSB Library's Special Research Collections. To celebrate this, the UCSB library and the English Department invites everyone to an afternoon of lively...

Feb
18
  • Tue, 02/18/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Dr. Ken Hiltner, a professor of environmental humanities, will facilitate a book discussion on the UCSB Reads 2020 selection ...

Feb
20
Zotero
  • Thu, 02/20/2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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...

Feb
22
North Campus Open Space Restoration Project
  • Sat, 02/22/2020 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location: Other, on-campus
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In conjunction with the UCSB Reads 2020 book Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore by Elizabeth Rush, UCSB Library is pleased to sponsor a tour of the North Campus Open Space Restoration Project. Join Lisa Stratton,...
Feb
25
ecodatascience_logo
  • Tue, 02/25/2020 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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EcoDataScience is an environmental data science study group at UCSB. This volunteer-driven group provides hands-on, lunch-time workshops on various data science tools relevant to environmental science. Lessons in the past have included Spatial Analysis in R, an introduction to Python, advanced...
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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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  • Thu, 10/24/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/12/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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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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Eunice Foote exhibition image
  • Tue, 11/05/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/27/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
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View the online exhibition here.

Eunice Foote was an early American feminist, inventor, and ground-breaking scientist. 
 
Foote’s 1856 discovery serves as a cornerstone of understanding the...

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  • Fri, 02/14/2020 - 8:00am to Tue, 06/30/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Learning Commons
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This exhibition in UCSB Library includes student created work whose themes of climate change and sea level rise connect to the UCSB Reads 2020 book Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore by Elizabeth Rush.

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Creative Edge of Collecting
  • Fri, 02/28/2020 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/05/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
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In 2008, UCSB Theater professor William Davies King confronted his lifelong practice of collecting things of little or no value, in his book Collections of Nothing (U. of Chicago Press). Since then, he has transformed the idle collecting of ephemera into something enduring and creative—a story...
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  • Fri, 02/28/2020 - 12:00pm to Tue, 06/16/2020 - 12:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
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In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2020, zines created by students at UCSB Library’s recent DIY Zine Workshop will be on display through Spring 2020.

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