Today's Events & Exhibitions

Jan
17
Walk With US
  • Thu, 01/17/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event, Sunrise Room
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Join the UCSB Community in honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.
Gathering at the Eternal Flame, Buchanan Courtyard, UCSB 
Guest Speaker: Dr. Hymon Johnson 
"Walk with Us" led by Dr. Aaron Jones with Sal Guerena: We will walk from the Eternal Flame to UCSB Library's...
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Jan
17
Marshall Ganz
  • Thu, 01/17/2019 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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One of the central challenges facing democracies today is finding ways to build the power and voice of all people. With a rising number of right wing movements threatening democracy across the world, the question is more urgent than ever.

This panel will feature discussions about the role...

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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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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
  • Tue, 01/15/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/15/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition

UCSB Library is pleased to present Alchemy of Light in conjunction with The Illuminated Imagination: The Art of C. G. Jung, on view at UCSB's Art, Design & Architecture Museum, January 12-April 28, and the four day conference, ...

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Jan
18
  • Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Join us for our January Lunch & Learn!  Friday, January 18 from noon-1pm in UCSB Library Room 1312. Enjoy free pizza while learning about some of the graduate research being done on campus. Rebecca Baker (UCSB...

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Jan
22
Maryam Kia-Keating
  • Tue, 01/22/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
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UCSB Library presents a talk by Maryam Kia-Keating, Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology, Gevirtz Graduate School of Education to be followed by a public reception. 

Mass migration and forced displacement of communities due to disruptions by...

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

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oil slick detail
  • Mon, 01/28/2019 - 8:00am to Sun, 06/16/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: 1st Floor, Ocean Side
Exhibition

This new work by Rose Briccetti was created as a companion to the UCSB Library exhibition ...

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  • Mon, 01/28/2019 - 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, 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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Jan
28
Anguish, Anger, and Activism
  • Mon, 01/28/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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UCSB Library invites you to an opening talk and reception celebrating its new exhibition "Anguish, Anger, and Activism," which examines the connections between the 1969 Santa Barbara oil spill and...

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Jan
30
Nizam records
  • Wed, 01/30/2019 - 3:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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CISM in the Archive presents "Re-collecting the Global South" with sound artist Robert Millis and filmmaker Hisham Mayet of the Sublime Frequencies collective on Wednesday, January 30, 2019...

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Feb
4
UCSB Reads 2019
  • Mon, 02/04/2019 - 6:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus
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UCSB Buchanan Hall 1910

In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2019 and its companion exhibition In Her Own Image, Professor Brian Donnelly is opening up his undergraduate English class to campus and the community for a discussion of comics...

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Feb
6
America To Me
  • Wed, 02/06/2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
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Location: MCC Theater

This unscripted documentary series presents an exclusive look into an academic year at suburban Chicago's Oak Park and River Forest High Schools. Students, teachers, and administrators from one of the country's highest performing and diverse public schools are...

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Feb
8
  • Fri, 02/08/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Join us for our February Lunch & Learn!  Friday, February 8 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. ...

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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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Feb
15
Micaela K. Baranello
  • Fri, 02/15/2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Sunrise Room
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In conjunction with its new exhibition "Viennese Operetta and the World of Franz Lehár," UCSB Library is pleased to present a talk by Viennese operetta expert Dr. Micaela K. Baranello, Assistant Professor, Musicology...

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Feb
16
The Mock Marriage
  • Sat, 02/16/2019 - 8:00pm
  • Sun, 02/17/2019 - 2:00pm
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University of California Santa Barbara Opera Theatre presents the North American premiere of Franz Lehár’s The Mock Marriage (Die Juxheirat), which was selected  from the collection of the Michael and Nan Miller Operetta Archive, in celebration of the Michael and Nan Miller...

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Feb
17
The Mock Marriage
  • Sat, 02/16/2019 - 8:00pm
  • Sun, 02/17/2019 - 2:00pm
Location:

University of California Santa Barbara Opera Theatre presents the North American premiere of Franz Lehár’s The Mock Marriage (Die Juxheirat), which was selected  from the collection of the Michael and Nan Miller Operetta Archive, in celebration of the Michael and Nan Miller...

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Mar
1
  • Fri, 03/01/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Join us for our March Lunch & Learn!  Friday, March 1 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. ...

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Mar
1
UCSB Reads 2019
  • Fri, 03/01/2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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In collaboration with the UCSB Library, join Health and Wellness for an interactive afternoon of Speed Friending (like speed dating, but for friendships!). Participants will be given a set of questions with topics related to the 2019 UCSB Reads illustrated memoir The Best We Could Do by...

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Mar
15
Study Break
  • Fri, 03/15/2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Take a healthy study break before finals. Nap, meditate, grab snacks and get a free chair massage. In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness....

Apr
25
Author Thi Bui
  • Thu, 04/25/2019 - 7:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus
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A free lecture and book-signing by Thi Bui, author of the UCSB Reads 2019 selection The Best We Could DoUCSB Library is...

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May
3
  • Fri, 05/03/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Join us for our May Lunch & Learn!  Friday, May 3 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...

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Jun
7
  • Fri, 06/07/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Join us for ourJune Lunch & Learn!  Friday, June 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...

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