Today's Events & Exhibitions

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Art of Science, 2019
  • Tue, 07/02/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/20/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition

This exhibition features the winners of the annual Art of Science competition...

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Channel Islands painting
  • Tue, 07/23/2019 - 8:00am to Thu, 09/26/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition
UCSB Library is pleased to partner with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) office on UCSB’s campus to showcase these...
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  • Tue, 08/27/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/26/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition
As UCSB grew from a small liberal arts college into a large Research One University, the plans for the campus buildings grew accordingly. This exhibition showcases some of the long-range plans for the campus which are housed in the Architecture and Design Collection at UCSB’s Art, Design...
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Sep
23
Students sitting around computer in upper paseo
  • Mon, 09/23/2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Tue, 09/24/2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Paseo
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Sep
24
Students sitting around computer in upper paseo
  • Mon, 09/23/2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Tue, 09/24/2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Paseo
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Sep
24
Front of Music Library
  • Tue, 09/24/2019 - 11:00am
  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 11:00am
  • Thu, 09/26/2019 - 1:00pm
Location:

Meet the friendly Music Library staff and learn about our books, scores, recordings, listening rooms, and study spaces!

Tours will take place:
Tues., Sept. 24, 11 AM
Wed., Sept. 25, 11 AM
Thurs., Sept. 26, 1 PM

Meet at the Music Library, in the Music Building, on...

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Nasca goblet, 550-570 CE
  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/20/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition

The architecture, ceramics, textiles, and other classes of material culture of Andean societies from 3000 B.C. to the arrival of the Spanish in the 16th century examined within their cultural contexts with a focus on sociopolitical organization and cultural traditions.

Sep
25
Students sitting around computer in upper paseo
  • Mon, 09/23/2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Tue, 09/24/2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Paseo
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Sep
25
Front of Music Library
  • Tue, 09/24/2019 - 11:00am
  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 11:00am
  • Thu, 09/26/2019 - 1:00pm
Location:

Meet the friendly Music Library staff and learn about our books, scores, recordings, listening rooms, and study spaces!

Tours will take place:
Tues., Sept. 24, 11 AM
Wed., Sept. 25, 11 AM
Thurs., Sept. 26, 1 PM

Meet at the Music Library, in the Music Building, on...

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Sep
25
Students on Library Lawn
  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Visit the Library anytime this week to take a self-guided mobile tour that will help you become familiar with important resources and services available to students. Tour finishers are invited to join us for a special social event in...

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Sep
26
Front of Music Library
  • Tue, 09/24/2019 - 11:00am
  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 11:00am
  • Thu, 09/26/2019 - 1:00pm
Location:

Meet the friendly Music Library staff and learn about our books, scores, recordings, listening rooms, and study spaces!

Tours will take place:
Tues., Sept. 24, 11 AM
Wed., Sept. 25, 11 AM
Thurs., Sept. 26, 1 PM

Meet at the Music Library, in the Music Building, on...

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Oct
1
Zotero
  • Tue, 10/01/2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Grad students, need help managing your research? UCSB Library is offering a workshop on Zotero, a popular open source citation manager. Learn how Zotero can help you efficiently collect and organize your research, create bibliographies, collaborate with your colleagues, streamline your research...

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Oct
2
Photo of Faculty from previous event
  • Wed, 10/02/2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
Event
The Library's Annual Reception for Faculty brings together new and returning faculty from across campus to kick off another productive year and get an exclusive preview of the UCSB Reads 2020 book.
RSVP here: https://...
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Oct
8
ecodatascience_logo
  • Tue, 10/08/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
Event

EcoDataScience is an environmental data science study group at UCSB. This volunteer-driven group provides hands-on, lunch-time workshops on various data science tools relevant to environmental science. Lessons in the past have included Spatial Analysis in R, an introduction to Python, advanced...

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Oct
10
python_carpentry_logo
  • Thu, 10/10/2019 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

UCSB Library is offering a series of half - day workshops 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 many scientific disciplines for statistical analysis and...

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Oct
11
  • Fri, 10/11/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Join us for our June Lunch & Learn!  Friday, October 11th 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 Library, UCSB Graduate Division and the UCSB Graduate Student...

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Oct
11
python_carpentry_logo
  • Fri, 10/11/2019 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1575
Event

UCSB Library is offering a series of half - day workshops 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 many scientific disciplines for statistical analysis and...

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Oct
17
python_carpentry_logo
  • Thu, 10/17/2019 - 12:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1575
Event

UCSB Library is offering a series of half - day workshops 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 many scientific disciplines for statistical analysis and...

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Oct
18
python_carpentry_logo
  • Fri, 10/18/2019 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

UCSB Library is offering a series of half - day workshops 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 many scientific disciplines for statistical analysis and...

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Oct
21
This is What Open Access Looks Like!
  • Mon, 10/21/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 10/25/2019 - 8:00pm
Location: Paseo
Event

Please join the Library in recognizing International Open Access Week, a global event now entering its tenth year.  Open Access Week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of...

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UCSB Aerial Photo 1970-71
  • Tue, 10/22/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 07/04/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

There will be an opening reception for the exhibition from 5 -7PM on Thursday, October 24.  This event is free and open to the public.

UC Santa...
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Oct
23
Open Access
  • Wed, 10/23/2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

The Journal Editors Wine and Cheese Social is intended to launch the new Journal Editors Initiative. As part of the Library’s suite of scholarly publishing and communication services, the Initiative is focused on understanding the unique perspectives of UCSB editors, giving editors a space to...

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Oct
24
git_bash_carp_logo
  • Thu, 10/24/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 10/31/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event, Instruction & Training 1575
Event

This is a two day half-day workshop for non-programmers or novice programmers to provide introduction to version control with Git and Bash. Learners will learn to use the unix shell and git through short tutorials and hands-on exercises Participants should bring their own laptop to work on. This...

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Oct
24
Archive Photo of UCSB
  • Thu, 10/24/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Event

Opening reception for UCSB Library's exhibition Campus by the Sea, which celebrates the 75th anniversary of UC Santa Barbara. Featuring items from UCSB Library's Special...

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Eunice Foote
  • Mon, 10/28/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/27/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

Opening reception, panel discussion, and opportunity to view the exhibition 4-6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 in the Library's Instruction & Training Room 1312 (1st Floor, Mountain Side).

Eunice Foote was an early American feminist, inventor, and ground-breaking scientist...

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Oct
28
Pizza with Question Bubbles
  • Mon, 10/28/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

It's time for the Fall Quarter Deep Dish with University Librarian Kristin Antelman.  Stop by on Monday, October 28th beginning at 5pm to grab some FREE pizza and share your feedback with the Library.  For UCSB students.

Oct
29
ecodatascience_logo
  • Tue, 10/29/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
Event

EcoDataScience is an environmental data science study group at UCSB. This volunteer-driven group provides hands-on, lunch-time workshops on various data science tools relevant to environmental science. Lessons in the past have included Spatial Analysis in R, an introduction to Python, advanced...

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Oct
30
Ian Nagoski
  • Wed, 10/30/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Event
UCSB Library presents a talk-and-record-listening event by researcher and record producer Ian Nagoski. At the height of immigration to the United States 100 years ago, a wave of people from the collapsing Ottoman Empire settled in the U.S. At the same time, the burgeoning record industry in...
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Oct
31
git_bash_carp_logo
  • Thu, 10/24/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 10/31/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event, Instruction & Training 1575
Event

This is a two day half-day workshop for non-programmers or novice programmers to provide introduction to version control with Git and Bash. Learners will learn to use the unix shell and git through short tutorials and hands-on exercises Participants should bring their own laptop to work on. This...

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Nov
5
Ann Taves
  • Tue, 11/05/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
Event

UCSB Library presents a talk by Ann Taves, Professor of Religious Studies, to be followed...

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Nov
13
  • Wed, 11/13/2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

The UCSB Library is pleased to present the exhibition Eunice Foote to UCSB: A Story of Women, Science and Climate Change...

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Nov
14
geospatial_carp_logo
  • Thu, 11/14/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 11/15/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 11/21/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 11/22/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

This is a series of example-driven half-day workshops to provide an introduction to R for learners working with geospatial data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and to try applying what they have learned to...

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Nov
15
geospatial_carp_logo
  • Thu, 11/14/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 11/15/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 11/21/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 11/22/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

This is a series of example-driven half-day workshops to provide an introduction to R for learners working with geospatial data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and to try applying what they have learned to...

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Nov
18
LeRon Shults
  • Mon, 11/18/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event
The capacities of Artificial Intelligence (AI) are growing rapidly and new technologies are impacting society in a variety of ways, such as social media analytics (think “Cambridge Analytica”) and policy-oriented simulation scenarios, all of which raise significant ethical issues. LeRon Shults...
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Nov
19
ecodatascience_logo
  • Tue, 11/19/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
Event

EcoDataScience is an environmental data science study group at UCSB. This volunteer-driven group provides hands-on, lunch-time workshops on various data science tools relevant to environmental science. Lessons in the past have included Spatial Analysis in R, an introduction to Python, advanced...

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Nov
21
geospatial_carp_logo
  • Thu, 11/14/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 11/15/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 11/21/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 11/22/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

This is a series of example-driven half-day workshops to provide an introduction to R for learners working with geospatial data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and to try applying what they have learned to...

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Nov
22
geospatial_carp_logo
  • Thu, 11/14/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 11/15/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 11/21/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 11/22/2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

This is a series of example-driven half-day workshops to provide an introduction to R for learners working with geospatial data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and to try applying what they have learned to...

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Dec
3
ecodatascience_logo
  • Tue, 12/03/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
Event

EcoDataScience is an environmental data science study group at UCSB. This volunteer-driven group provides hands-on, lunch-time workshops on various data science tools relevant to environmental science. Lessons in the past have included Spatial Analysis in R, an introduction to Python, advanced...

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Dec
6
Study break
  • Fri, 12/06/2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Take a healthy study break before finals. Nap, meditate, grab snacks and get a free chair massage. In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness.