Today's Events & Exhibitions

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

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

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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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Mar
20
John Park
  • Wed, 03/20/2019 - 6:00pm
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Location: Impact Hub Santa Barbara, 1117 State Street.

In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2019, UCSB Library is pleased to co-sponsor with UCSB Alumni this talk by John Park.  The ...

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Apr
4
"ASCLPL-zineWkshop-069" flickr photo by A Small Cinema shared under a Creative Commons (BY) license
  • Thu, 04/04/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event
Join us at 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 distributed by the author or ‘zinester.’ You can learn more about zines and...
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Apr
10
Soup
  • Wed, 04/10/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Location: UCSB MultiCultural Center.
UCSB Library is bringing chef and immigrant workers' activist Diep Tran to campus for a discussion about Vietnamese cuisine and how it fits in with a broader conversation about immigrant cuisine in America, with an emphasis on labor and workers' rights...

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Apr
11
  • Thu, 04/11/2019 - 7:00pm to 9:15pm
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Location: UCSB Pollock Theater.

Presented in conjunction with UCSB Reads 2019, this program of six shorts by filmmakers from the Vietnamese diaspora includes documentary, narrative, and experimental films. Like this year’s UCSB...

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Apr
17
UCSB ARTS WALK
  • Wed, 04/17/2019 - 4:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
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Apr
25
Author Thi Bui
  • Thu, 04/25/2019 - 7:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

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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Apr
30
David Valentine
  • Tue, 04/30/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
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Oil has been leaking into the ocean off California's coast for millennia, creating spectacular geologic structures and hosting unusual ecosystems thousands of feet beneath the waves.  Professor Valentine will share amazing and disturbing stories of discovery of these vivid sea floor environments...

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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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May
22
UCSB Reads 2019
  • Wed, 05/22/2019 - 9:30am to 10:45am
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Join students in the upper division English 197 Spring Quarter 2019 class ...

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Jun
6
Study Break
  • Thu, 06/06/2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
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.

Jun
7
  • Fri, 06/07/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Join us for our June 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. ...

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