Today's Events & Exhibitions

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Santa Barbara Channel
  • Wed, 10/17/2018 - 8:00am to Fri, 08/30/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Third Floor Gallery, Ocean Side
Exhibition

The Channel Islands, visible off the coast of Santa Barbara, are an integral part of our local ecosystem.  Marine Biologists from the University of California use a variety of methods to study sea life and advance the...

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Annie Wunsch
  • Mon, 01/14/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 07/12/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition

Viennese Operetta turned a humorous mirror on contemporary society in the years before and after World War one, providing satirical commentary on issues of the day including new technology, women’s rights, and consumerism. ...

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  • Mon, 01/28/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 09/07/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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The 1969 Santa Barbara oil spill is frequently cited as a catalyst for the birth of the modern environmental movement.  This exhibition, which is curated by librarians Kristen LaBonte and Annie Platoff, will examine the connections between this historic disaster and environmental activism in the...

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Paper Dolls
  • Thu, 02/14/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/28/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition

How do female comic book creators represent female characters in body and mind?

In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2019, UCSB Library is pleased to present an exhibition that explores and celebrates female comic book creators and...

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Jun
25
Software Carpentry
  • Tue, 06/25/2019 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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UCSB Library is offering a 12 week series of lessons for non-programmers or novice programmers in our Software Carpentry series to write code and learn best practices for using Python for data analysis.  Python is commonly used in...
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Art of Science, 2019
  • Tue, 07/02/2019 - 8:00am
Location: Mountain Gallery
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This exhibition features the winners of the annual Art of Science competition...

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Jul
10
  • Wed, 07/10/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Join us for our June Lunch & Learn!  Wednesday, July 10 from noon-1pm in UCSB Library Room 1312. Come socialize and enjoy free pizza while you hear about some of the graduate research being done on campus. Sponsored by UCSB...

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Aug
7
  • Wed, 08/07/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Join us for our June Lunch & Learn!  Wednesday, August 7 from noon-1pm in UCSB Library Room 1312. Come socialize and enjoy free pizza while you hear about some of the graduate research being done on campus. Sponsored by ...

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Sep
4
  • Wed, 09/04/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Join us for our June Lunch & Learn!  Wednesday, September 4 from noon-1pm in UCSB Library Room 1312. Come socialize and enjoy free pizza while you hear about some of the graduate research being done on campus. Sponsored by ...

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Eunice Foote signature
  • Mon, 09/23/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/27/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

The story of Eunice Foote is easily one of the great, untold stories of both American science and feminism, and until the last few years, she barely rated a footnote in most scholarly journals.  Her insights serve as the cornerstone of climate-change science, yet most people don't know her name...

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Goleta aerial view
  • Tue, 10/22/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 07/04/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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How and when did UCSB transform from a sleepy liberal arts college into a world class research institution? Featuring items from UCSB Library's Special Research Collections, this exhibition will celebrate the 75th anniversary of UC Santa Barbara.