Today's Events & Exhibitions

Jan
19
  • Fri, 01/19/2018 - 8:30am
Location:

 Elings Hall Rm. 1601

Light refreshments provided.

Space is limited. RSVP required:https://forms-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu/forms/PDS/Registration.php

Kimberly Tanner is a faculty member in the Department of...

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Jan
19
Image of Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:00pm
Location:

In conjunction with the commemorative walk through the UCSB campus in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, UCSB Library invites all walkers to visit the pop-up display "Against the Wall: Social Justice and Civil Unrest in California 1960s - 1980s" featuring photographs from the...

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

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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Detail of image by Rose Briccetti
  • Wed, 09/20/2017 - 8:00am to Thu, 05/31/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition

This new work by Rose Briccetti was created as a companion to the UCSB Library exhibition "Botanical Illustrations and Scientific Discovery-- Joseph Banks and the Exploration of the South...

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Banks Florilegium
  • Mon, 09/25/2017 - 8:00am to Thu, 05/31/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

The UCSB Library presents Botanical Illustrations and Scientific DiscoveryJoseph Banks and the Exploration of the South Pacific, 17681771, an examination of the impact of 18th century botanical illustrations.

Hours for Special...

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Bechdel, A. (2006). Fun home : A family tragicomic. Boston: Houghton Mifflin
  • Wed, 09/27/2017 - 8:00am to Fri, 03/23/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Third Floor Gallery
Exhibition

Thanks in part to Hollywood’s insatiable desire for superhero blockbusters, the nearly 100-year old comic book industry in the United States has seen a major resurgence in sales and public interest since 2010. Despite the rising mainstream attention, the comic book industry remains largely...

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James Bay Cree
  • Thu, 01/18/2018 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/02/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition

Hours for Art & Architecture differ from regular UCSB Library hours.  Please check before visiting.

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...

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Jan
23
  • Tue, 01/23/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1575
Event

UCSB librarians will help you tackle the research process in a series of three Tuesday workshops.

Co-sponsored by the UCSB Library and the UCSB Transfer Center.

Feb
1
  • Thu, 02/01/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Organized by the Women in Technology Group. Open to all UCSB staff, students, and faculty. 

Location: Student Affairs & Administrative Services Building, 2nd floor SIS&T Conference Room). 3 Thurs. dates: Feb. 1, Feb. 15 & Mar. 1. Feel free to come to one or all of the dates....

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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 Associate Professor of Anthropology.

Garimpo is a Brazilian Portuguese term meaning a small-scale, informal, and often illegal gold mining camp...

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Feb
6
  • Tue, 02/06/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1575
Event

UCSB librarians will help you tackle the research process in a series of three Tuesday workshops for transfer students.

Feb
7
  • Wed, 02/07/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Event

Tour of the Library exhibition Botanical Illustrations & Scientific Discovery; Joseph Banks & the Exploration of the South Pacific, 1768–1771.

Feb
8
  • Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Sharing a meal can nourish our appreciation for another’s culture, lived experience, or point of view. The Food for Thought Lunch series is an invitation to all members of our community - students, staff, and faculty- to share a meal and conversation about a wellness topic. Join us for a lively...

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Feb
13
Jeffrey Hoelle
  • Tue, 02/13/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
Event

The UCSB Library presents a talk by Jeffrey Hoelle (UCSB Anthropology) to be followed by a public reception.

The Amazon rainforest is a land of incredible biological and cultural diversity that plays a crucial role in global environment health.  Yet the rainforest continues to be cut down...

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Feb
15
  • Thu, 02/15/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Organized by the Women in Technology Group, this book club is open to all UCSB staff, students, and faculty.

Location: Student Affairs & Administrative Services Building, 2nd Floor SIS&T Conference Room). Book group meets on three Thursdays during the winter quarter.  Feel free to...

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Feb
15
  • Thu, 02/15/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Panelists include David Marshall (Executive Vice Chancellor, Professor of English and Comparative Literature) Heather Steffen (Postdoctoral Scholar in English and the Chicano...

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Feb
20
  • Tue, 02/20/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1575
Event

UCSB librarians will help you tackle the research process in a series of three Tuesday workshops for transfer students.  This workshop is the last in the series.

Feb
21
Aaron Fox working through Boulton recordings with the late Iñupiaq elder and music expert Warren Matumeak.
  • Wed, 02/21/2018 - 3:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Event

Aaron Fox will present a broad view of “repatriation” and “recovery” projects that have been undertaken in recent years by activists and ethnomusicologists who work with archives of recorded sound.  Professor Fox connects the history of recording and collecting Native American music in the early...

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Feb
28
Logo for UCSB Reads 2018
  • Wed, 02/28/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Sunrise Room
Event

Free lunch and discussion of Lab Girl.  Discussion will be led by Kathy Foltz and Meredith Murr.  For free copies of the book and more information, contact Kelly Pillsbury in Ellison 2709 or at pillsbury [at] research...

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Mar
1
Lab Girl logo
  • Thu, 03/01/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Open to all UCSB students, staff and faculty.

Location: Student Affairs & Administrative Services Building, 2nd Floor SIS&T Conference Room). Book group meets on three Thursdays during the winter quarter.  Feel free to come to any and all of the three dates: February 1, February...

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Apr
3
  • Tue, 04/03/2018 - 8:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Free lecture and book-signing by Hope Jahren, author of Lab Girl. No tickets needed; seats are on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 7:20pm. Line may form earlier. Location: UCSB Campbell Hall.

Apr
6
Logo for UCSB Reads 2018
  • Fri, 04/06/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Paseo
Event

Bruce Tiffney (Earth Science) will lead a 90 minute tour of campus plants and trees. Space is limited.  Please contact aregan [at] ucsb [dot] edu for more information and to...

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Apr
17
  • Tue, 04/17/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Event

Tour of the Library exhibition Botanical Illustrations & Scientific Discovery; Joseph Banks & the Exploration of the South...

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