Today's Events & Exhibitions

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Image of peony artist book
  • Thu, 04/06/2017 - 8:00am to Fri, 08/11/2017 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

This exhibition exposes the intimate power of women’s voices through book arts. As scholar and printer Johanna Drucker reminds us: “Women create authority in the world by structuring a relation between enclosure and exposure. The women who make books out of the materials of their lives and...

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Music Academy of the West
  • Fri, 06/09/2017 - 9:00am to Sat, 08/05/2017 - 7:00am
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In celebration of its 70th Anniversary the Music Academy of the West is preparing to move its historical archive to the UCSB Library to preserve it and make it more broadly accessible to researchers. This summer, selected items from the archive are on exhibit at Music Academy of the West so...

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Art of Science
  • Fri, 07/28/2017 - 9:00am to Thu, 01/25/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

This exhibition will feature 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...

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Aug
2
Lunch & Learn event
  • Wed, 08/02/2017 - 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Lunch & Learn is a monthly informal seminar series that provides grad students with ​two important things: free lunch and a chance to socialize with and learn from their peers from across the campus.

The series is co-sponsored by the ...

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Sep
6
Lunch & Learn
  • Wed, 09/06/2017 - 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Lunch & Learn is a monthly informal seminar series that provides grad students with ​two important things: free lunch and a chance to socialize with and learn from their peers from across the campus.

The series is co-sponsored by the ...

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Banks Florilegium
  • Wed, 09/20/2017 - 8:00am to Fri, 02/23/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

The UCSB Library presents Botanical Illustrations and Scientific Discovery – Joseph Banks and the Exploration of the South Pacific, 1768-1771, an exploration of the impact of 18th century botanical illustrations.

Join British Botanist, Sir Joseph Banks, on a journey of...

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Oct
12
Botanical drawing
  • Thu, 10/12/2017 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Event

A reception and talk to celebrate the opening of the UCSB Library's new exhibition Botanical Illustrations and Scientific Discovery-- Joseph Banks and the Exploration of the South Pacific, 1768-1771. Details to follow.

Event is free and open to the public.

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James Bay Cree
  • Mon, 01/08/2018 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/02/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
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A photographic study of the James Bay Cree taken in four Cree villages in northern Quebec in 1973 at a time when the Cree were starting their negotiations with the government over land rights.  An installation of photographs by George Legrady.

 

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  • Fri, 02/02/2018 - 8:00am to Fri, 08/31/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

The UCSB Library presents an exhibition of photographs of illegal gold mines in the Brazilian Amazon.  Curated by Jeffrey Hoelle, UCSB Assistant Professor of Anthropology,