Today's Events & Exhibitions

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Coneotus Splendidulus
  • Fri, 07/06/2018 - 8:00am to Thu, 12/20/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
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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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Anna Blake School
  • Fri, 07/06/2018 - 8:00am to Thu, 12/20/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
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In 1892, Anna S. C. Blake, a wealthy Bostonian who relocated to Santa Barbara, founded the Santa Barbara Sloyd School in the city’s downtown. Sloyd schools emphasized manual training and were closely linked to European folk art traditions and the Arts and Crafts movement. Renamed the Anna Blake...

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Sean Carrillo, Janet Carrol and Tito Larriva at the Atomic Café Photographed by Daniel Villarreal.
  • Mon, 09/10/2018 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/07/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

Not long after the punk scene exploded in New York City in the mid-1970s, young Chicanas and Chicanos in the greater Eastside of Los Angeles began adopting the D-I-Y (do it yourself) punk aesthetic. They expressed their own anger, discontent, and feelings of marginalization through its frenzied...

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Rio por no Llorar
  • Mon, 09/10/2018 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/07/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

The UCSB Library is pleased to present an exhibition examining how people of Latin American descent create a sense of space and belonging in the U.S. through visual and musical expressions. The exhibition uses a hemispheric lens as it explores the dynamics of affirmation and celebration in music...

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1969 La Cumbre Yearbook image
  • Fri, 10/12/2018 - 8:00am to Sun, 03/31/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Ethnic & Gender Studies Collection
Exhibition

This exhibition, celebrating black student activism at UC Santa Barbara in 1968 through archival photographs, is presented in conjunction with North Hall Takeover 50 Years After - A Black Vision of Change...

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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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30
Faculty working with students
  • Fri, 11/30/2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
  • Fri, 12/07/2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location: 1st Floor, Ocean Side
Event

Location: Center for Innovative Teaching, Research & Learning (CITRAL) - Room 1506

This two-meeting workshop will help faculty to design effective, innovative research based assignments that will engage students and showcase their learning.

Facilitators: Rebecca Greer, UCSB...

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Nov
30
Rio por no Llorar
  • Fri, 11/30/2018 - 7:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

In conjunction with UCSB Library's exhibition Nuestras Américas: An Exploration of Expressive Cultures in Latina and Latino America on exhibit during the fall quarter, please...

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Dec
7
Faculty working with students
  • Fri, 11/30/2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
  • Fri, 12/07/2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location: 1st Floor, Ocean Side
Event

Location: Center for Innovative Teaching, Research & Learning (CITRAL) - Room 1506

This two-meeting workshop will help faculty to design effective, innovative research based assignments that will engage students and showcase their learning.

Facilitators: Rebecca Greer, UCSB...

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Dec
7
Study break
  • Fri, 12/07/2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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The Library will host a free Study Break for UCSB students with chair massages, puzzles, coloring books, a stretching station, tea and healthy snacks. Co-sponsored with Health & Wellness.

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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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Alchemy of Light
  • Wed, 01/16/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/15/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition

Alchemy of Light is in conjunction with an exhibition of C.G. Jung’s work as an artist, including The Red Book, and related material, The Illuminated Imagination: The Art of C. G. Jung, at UCSB's Art, Design & Architecture Museum, January 12-April 28, and the four day conference, ...

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  • Sat, 01/19/2019 - 8:00am to Sun, 06/16/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

The 1969 Santa Barbara oil spill is frequently cited as a catalyst for the birth of the modern environmental movement.  This exhibition will examine the connections between this historic disaster and environmental activism in the local area.

There will be an opening reception on Monday,...

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Jan
23
UCSB Reads 2019
  • Wed, 01/23/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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A panel discussion with erin Khue Ninh, Sameer Pandaya, and...

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UCSB Reads 2019
  • Fri, 02/15/2019 - 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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