Today's Events & Exhibitions

May
29
Illustration of a grid of items around a red Z in a grey cube
  • Wed, 05/29/2024 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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UCSB Librarians are offering a Zotero Basics workshop for graduate students.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies. While geared to graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated...

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May
29
  • Wed, 05/29/2024 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: Makerspace
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Join us for a guided 3D modeling tutorial on creating beautiful vases and vessels using Autodesk Fusion. During the workshop, our Makerspace Mentors will guide you through the entire 3D modeling process - from sketching your initial design ideas to bringing them to life in 3D. You'll explore...

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Cultura Cura exhibition graphic detail of four prints separated by an orange cross with the words Cultura Cura 50 Years of Self Help Graphics in East LA centered in white
  • Wed, 10/25/2023 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/21/2024 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Fossil Free UC student activists celebrating having their voices heard at a Board of Regents meeting
  • Mon, 11/13/2023 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/28/2024 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
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UCSB Library is pleased to present an exhibition documenting student activism with materials held by the Library's Special Research Collections. This exhibition celebrates the achievement of the student-led campaign as a testament to the power of collective action to transform our university and...

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Black and white photograph of a Ferris wheel by Trevor Auldridge-Reveles.
  • Wed, 01/17/2024 - 4:00pm to Fri, 06/28/2024 - 5:00pm
Location: Learning Commons
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UCSB Library presents an exhibition of photographs by UCSB graduate student Trevor Auldridge-Reveles (Sociology) that explores what it means to grow up in one of the highest opportunity towns in rural America. Please join us on at 4PM on January 17 for an...
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colorful paper cranes
  • Fri, 05/17/2024 - 8:00am to Mon, 06/17/2024 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
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This exhibition commemorates the 10th anniversary of a violent rampage in which six UCSB students were killed and fourteen people injured in Isla Vista on May 23, 2014. Materials on display were collected from spontaneous memorials that appeared following the murders and have been...

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May
30
Library Award for Undergraduate Research
  • Thu, 05/30/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Please join us for a reception and awards ceremony honoring the recipients of the 2024 Library Award for Undergraduate Research. Prizes of $750 for first place and $500 for second place will be awarded in each of three categories: Sciences & Engineering...

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May
30
Art of Science Logo
  • Thu, 05/30/2024 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Other, off-campus
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Location: Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Family Resource Center

UCSB Library is pleased to present winners from the 11th Annual Art of Science Competition, a co-sponsored program between the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships and the UCSB...

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Jun
3
  • Mon, 06/03/2024 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Makerspace
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Join us at the Makerspace for our monthly bookbinding workshop and learn the process involved in creating your own books. This is an easy, beginner friendly workshop - no experience necessary! Our Makerspace Mentors will guide you through each step and you will leave with your very own notebook...

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Jun
5
Painting of two human fetuses
  • Wed, 06/05/2024 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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UCSB Library invites you to an event showcasing "Art & Reproductive Biology," an exhibition of student work created as part of a quarter-long interdisciplinary class in Anthropology and Art. 

Science tells us that an egg cell met a sperm cell and their respective haploid DNA combined...

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Jun
7
image of someone meditating with yoga mat, snacks, etc.
  • Fri, 06/07/2024 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Take a healthy study break before finals. Stretch, color, grab snacks, and pick up free bluebooks and scantrons. Sign-up for a massage (first-come, first-served, in person, starting at 10:50am).

In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness and...

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Jun
7
  • Fri, 06/07/2024 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Makerspace
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Get ready to level up your game night experience! Join us for an evening of friendly competition, creativity, and hands-on fun at our Makerspace Game Night.

This monthly gathering is a celebration of game design and development, where everyone is welcome to play, explore, and share their...

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Jun
10
  • Mon, 06/10/2024 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
  • Tue, 06/11/2024 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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DREAM Lab is developing a version of Carpentry’s “Introduction to Geospatial Raster and Vector Data with R” using local data sources. Join us for a full run-through of the workshop. We are seeking feedback for the purposes of improving our delivery of this popular workshop, as well as lesson...

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Jun
10
  • Mon, 06/10/2024 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Makerspace
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Join us for our Makerspace Crochet Circle! Whether you're a seasoned crocheter or just starting out, all are welcome. Bring your current projects and crochet supplies, or use our supplies to learn.

It's a relaxed, friendly environment to work on your crochet crafts, get tips and advice,...

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Jun
11
  • Mon, 06/10/2024 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
  • Tue, 06/11/2024 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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DREAM Lab is developing a version of Carpentry’s “Introduction to Geospatial Raster and Vector Data with R” using local data sources. Join us for a full run-through of the workshop. We are seeking feedback for the purposes of improving our delivery of this popular workshop, as well as lesson...

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  • Wed, 07/10/2024 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/13/2024 - 5:00pm
Location: Learning Commons
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Inspired by the breathtaking landscape and diverse marine life that surrounds our campus, Sea Change aims to bridge the gap between marine awareness and conservation engagement among the UCSB community. From the rocky reefs of the Santa Barbara coastline to the tranquil kelp forests...
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URCA poster showcase
  • Wed, 07/10/2024 - 8:00am to Sun, 12/15/2024 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
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This exhibition showcases fifteen research posters selected by a jury of UCSB librarians at the UCSB Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities’ 2024 Poster Colloquium. Outstanding undergraduate research from the humanities and fine arts, social sciences, and science, technology,...

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Art of Science Logo
  • Thu, 08/15/2024 - 12:00pm to Fri, 12/13/2024 - 12:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
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Artists, some say, are more right-brained, prone to feeling and imagination. Scientists, meanwhile, are more left-brained, valuing order and logic. Leonardo da Vinci shattered that theory. The left and right sides of our brains co-exist in marvelous, synergistic ways.

The pieces exhibited...

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