Past Events

  • Wed, 02/28/2024 - 2:00pm
Location: Online, Other, on-campus

The high-performance computing (HPC) workshop is for students, staff, and faculty from UCSB who want to use cluster computing resources to run computational jobs. It is an introduction for new users who want to get started quickly in using HPC resources for research or education. The workshop continues the previous workshop and introduces some common applications in the HPC. Specifically, the SLURM array, SLURM-dependent jobs, running the Jupyter Notebook/Lab and Visual Studio...

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  • Wed, 02/28/2024 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Open to all graduate students and other UCSB affiliates.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Please register for the presentation in advance.
 
This presentation you will learn the basics of copyright under US Law, including:
·       What is copyright? What does it cover?
·       How does a creator get their work copyrighted? What is "work for hire"?
·       How long...

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Professor Kim Yasuda
  • Tue, 02/27/2024 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room

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Advance registration is appreciated but not required.

UCSB Library is pleased to present Kim Yasuda (Art) in the ...

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  • Tue, 02/27/2024 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 2509

This one day carpentry workshop introduces tools for turning web pages into analyzable data. We will explore common web scraping scenarios and learn how to use XPath and a web browser to extract data from websites without needing to write code.  We will also discuss the ethics of web scraping.

Registration will open February 5, 2024 at 8:00 am at: https://cglink.me/2dD/r2258697

Detail of several posters weaved together
  • Tue, 02/27/2024 - 11:00am to 7:00pm
Location: 1st Floor, Ocean Side, Fish Bowl
UCSB Library invites you to join a drop-in art activity any time between 11:00am and 7:00pm.  Please note, there will be a break from 4:00-5:30pm so participants can attend Kim Yasuda’s Pacific Views: Library Speaker Series talk "Public Art and Campus Placemaking:  Recentering the Artist in Communities of Practice."
 
Visiting artist Elena Yu will lead...
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Scattered blank bookmarks and colorful tassels
  • Mon, 02/26/2024 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Location: 1st Floor, Ocean Side, Fish Bowl

Join UCSB Reads 2024 and the Library's new Makerspace in celebrating the 8th Annual World Bookmark Day with DIY Bookmarks. Stop by the Fish Bowl by the Davidson Library entrance from 10am-5pm, while supplies last, and decorate your own bookmark....

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Self Help Graphics
  • Fri, 02/23/2024 - 12:00pm
Location: Online
Free to attend; registration required to receive Zoom webinar attendance link.

UCSB Library is proud to collaborate with the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center's "...

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  • Wed, 02/21/2024 - 2:00pm
Location: Online, Other, on-campus

The high-performance computing (HPC) workshop is for students, staff, and faculty from UCSB who want to use cluster computing resources to run computational jobs. It is an introduction for new users who want to get started quickly in using HPC resources for research or education. This workshop will cover the fundamental concepts of using HPC to run computational jobs. Specifically, how the HPC works, how the submit Slurm job runs computational jobs, and basic Linux commands....

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  • Wed, 01/10/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Thu, 01/25/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Thu, 02/15/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

UCSB Library invites faculty, graduate students, and other authors to join the UCSB Library Open Access team for a conversation about open access publishing, UC's transformative agreements, and UCSB Library's Open Access Publishing Fund. We want to hear what you think about open access publishing, publisher policies, and business...

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  • Wed, 01/24/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 01/31/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 02/07/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 02/14/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Join us for a four-week art series that explores the UCSB Reads book selection, Your Brain on Art. Each week we will have a unique experience that will guide your discovery of art in your daily life through canvas painting, bracelet making, creative writing, and candle making (SRB 1238 Community Room). Advance registration on Shoreline required.

4:00PM-5:00PM Thur. Jan. 24: ...

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  • Wed, 02/14/2024 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

UCSB Librarians are offering a Zotero Basics workshop for graduate students.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies. While geared to graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  

The “Zotero Basics” workshop lasts one hour and will cover all aspects of using Zotero to manage citations for your personal research. This ...

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The UC campuses embedded in a heart made of circuits
  • Wed, 02/14/2024 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Online

Have you ever felt trapped in the maze of packages and library dependencies for your R or Python projects? Join us for a webinar to unravel the 'Dependency Hell' problem and provide practical strategies to tackle this issue while making your research more reproducible. 

Registration: https://cglink.me/2dD/r2258166

  • Wed, 02/14/2024 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab

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 GitHub and building R Shiny applications

More details can be found at http://ecodatascience.github.io/events

  • Wed, 02/14/2024 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Makerspace

Let’s celebrate Valentine’s Day by making pop-up cards for your loved ones. Learn basic paper folding structures for pop-up cards while spending a relaxing hour crafting. We will be providing basic materials, like paper and colored pencils, but feel free to bring in your own patterned paper, stickers, and drawing tools to add to your design.

Pre-Event Preparation: Please enroll in our Canvas course and complete the introductory orientation to familiarize yourself with...

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  • Tue, 02/13/2024 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Makerspace

Let's get into the Valentine's day groove! Join the Makerspace team in learning the basics of electronic circuits with Arduino. We'll be walking everyone through how to make a Love-O-Meter from the Arduino Projects Book. There is no experience needed.

You may wish to bring a laptop computer to follow along, but this is not required.

Pre-Event Preparation: Please enroll in our Canvas course and complete the introductory orientation to familiarize yourself with the...

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An artist box titled Jewels of Fiji by Sovea Seniloli
  • Tue, 02/13/2024 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: 1st Floor, Ocean Side, Fish Bowl

Space is limited.  Sign up for the Workshop

Light refreshments will be served.

Join us for a free art making workshop at the Library in conjunction with UCSB Reads 2024 and the Art, Design, and Architecture (AD&A) Museum's new exhibition "A Box of One's Own: Women Beyond...

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  • Tue, 02/13/2024 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus
The UC campuses embedded in a heart made of circuits
  • Mon, 02/12/2024 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Online

In this workshop, we will explore the features of the GitHub website to manage and version content as a team. We will go over how to create a repository, edit files, and leverage the markdown syntax for documenting and tracking your work. We will also demonstrate how to invite collaborators. Participating in this workshop requires no coding skills or pre-installs (including the hands-on session). Everything will be done from your web browser!
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Detail from book cover of Miss Chase Santa Barbara’s Trailblazer
  • Thu, 02/08/2024 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections

In partnership with Santa Barbara Beautiful, join us for a special evening with British historian Simon Kerry as he discusses his new book, Miss Chase: Santa Barbara’s Trailblazer. Simon will also share his experience reviewing materials from The Community Development and Conservation Collection (CDCC), also known as the Pearl Chase Collection, donated by Ms. Chase to UCSB Library’s...

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  • Wed, 01/24/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 01/31/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 02/07/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 02/14/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Join us for a four-week art series that explores the UCSB Reads book selection, Your Brain on Art. Each week we will have a unique experience that will guide your discovery of art in your daily life through canvas painting, bracelet making, creative writing, and candle making (SRB 1238 Community Room). Advance registration on Shoreline required.

4:00PM-5:00PM Thur. Jan. 24: ...

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  • Tue, 02/06/2024 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is cancelled due to weather related travel delays

Join a free workshop to help you discover your path to creativity and creative expression in fostering well-being, with reference to the UCSB Reads 2024 book, Your Brain on Art: How the Arts Transform Us by Susan Magsamen and Ivy Ross. The focus will be on music and the visual arts.

Refreshments will be served.

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Photo of Flutist & Composer Gary Schocker
  • Sat, 02/03/2024 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: UCSB Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall

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Please join us for a performance by renowned flutist and composer Gary Schocker in celebration of the Library’s acquisition of The Gary Schocker Archives. Schocker will perform a selection of original compositions accompanied by pianist Fumi Kuwajima and featuring special guest Gary Woodward. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience an...

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  • Thu, 02/01/2024 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Makerspace

Have you ever dreamed of turning your imagination into a 3D reality? It's time to dive into the world of Autodesk Fusion 360, the powerful tool that brings your designs to life. Join us for an introductory workshop where you'll learn the basics of this cutting-edge design software.

Why Attend?

Hands-On Learning: Get ready to roll up your sleeves! This workshop is all about practical experience. Learn by doing as you navigate the Fusion 360 interface and bring...

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  • Tue, 01/30/2024 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Thu, 02/01/2024 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a two-day, example-driven workshop on Jan 30 and Feb,1 2024 for an introduction on utilizing the terminal to use version control with Git. We will get you started on how to use the command shell/bash to use git. The use of a shell allows you to perform complex and powerful tasks, often with just a few keystrokes or lines of code. It helps automate repetitive tasks and easily combine smaller tasks into larger, more efficient workflows. We then go over how to...

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  • Wed, 01/24/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 01/31/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 02/07/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 02/14/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Join us for a four-week art series that explores the UCSB Reads book selection, Your Brain on Art. Each week we will have a unique experience that will guide your discovery of art in your daily life through canvas painting, bracelet making, creative writing, and candle making (SRB 1238 Community Room). Advance registration on Shoreline required.

4:00PM-5:00PM Thur. Jan. 24: ...

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  • Wed, 01/31/2024 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Makerspace

Discover the Magic of Laser Cutting: Ever wanted to turn your keys into a personalized style statement? Look no further! Join us for a hands-on journey into the world of laser cutting, where you'll learn how to turn your digital design ideas into physical objects.

Craft Your Signature Keychain: Dive into the process of laser cutting as we guide you through creating wooden keychains. From sleek initials to intricate designs, the possibilities are endless.

No...

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Illustration of a grid of items around the words Literature Reviews in the Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Wed, 01/31/2024 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Open to all graduate students.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Register for the Workshop

In this workshop, you will learn how to get started creating a Literature Review, including:

● What Literature Reviews are, and where to find them
● How to use concept mapping to identify which secondary sources you need
● How to find and organize your sources to...

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UCSB Reads Logo on Image for the Film
  • Tue, 01/30/2024 - 5:00pm to 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Pollock Theater

Filmmaker/curator Márton Orosz will join moderator George Legrady (Media Arts & Technology) for a post-screening discussion of the documentary György Kepes: Interthinking Art + Science. This event is presented by the Carsey-Wolf Center as part of the CWC Docs Series, and is in conjunction with...

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  • Tue, 01/30/2024 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Thu, 02/01/2024 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a two-day, example-driven workshop on Jan 30 and Feb,1 2024 for an introduction on utilizing the terminal to use version control with Git. We will get you started on how to use the command shell/bash to use git. The use of a shell allows you to perform complex and powerful tasks, often with just a few keystrokes or lines of code. It helps automate repetitive tasks and easily combine smaller tasks into larger, more efficient workflows. We then go over how to...

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  • Fri, 01/26/2024 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch. They also say that knowledge is the food of the soul. What if you could have both?

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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  • Wed, 01/10/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Thu, 01/25/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Thu, 02/15/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

UCSB Library invites faculty, graduate students, and other authors to join the UCSB Library Open Access team for a conversation about open access publishing, UC's transformative agreements, and UCSB Library's Open Access Publishing Fund. We want to hear what you think about open access publishing, publisher policies, and business...

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  • Wed, 01/24/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 01/31/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 02/07/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 02/14/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Join us for a four-week art series that explores the UCSB Reads book selection, Your Brain on Art. Each week we will have a unique experience that will guide your discovery of art in your daily life through canvas painting, bracelet making, creative writing, and candle making (SRB 1238 Community Room). Advance registration on Shoreline required.

4:00PM-5:00PM Thur. Jan. 24: ...

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  • Fri, 01/19/2024 - 10:00am to 3:30pm
Location: Makerspace

We are thrilled to announce the official launch of the UCSB Makerspace, a cutting-edge hub for innovation and creativity. Open to all UCSB students, faculty, and staff, this collaborative space is equipped with state-of-the-art tools and resources to bring your ideas to life. Join us for a week-long celebration from January 16th to 19th, featuring guided tours, new interactive workshops each day, and hands-on experiences with our top-of-the-line equipment. Space is limited for...

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Fabio Rambelli playing an instrument
  • Thu, 01/18/2024 - 6:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Location: Studio Theater, Theater & Dance East, 1101 (next to Hatlen Theater)

Featuring music and video works by composer Gene Coleman, with Fabio Rambelli (UCSB Department of Religion) joining him on stage to play ancient Japanese musical instruments including the shō, the u, and percussion. The performance...

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  • Thu, 01/18/2024 - 10:00am to 3:30pm
Location: Makerspace

We are thrilled to announce the official launch of the UCSB Makerspace, a cutting-edge hub for innovation and creativity. Open to all UCSB students, faculty, and staff, this collaborative space is equipped with state-of-the-art tools and resources to bring your ideas to life. Join us for a week-long celebration from January 16th to 19th, featuring guided tours, new interactive workshops each day, and hands-on experiences with our top-of-the-line equipment. Space is limited for...

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Chancellor Yang handing out free copies of the UCSB Reads Book
  • Thu, 01/18/2024 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Paseo

The University Librarian, Chancellor, and Executive Vice Chancellor will hand out free copies of the UCSB Reads 2024 book to UCSB students while supplies last. The 2024 selection is Your Brain On Art: How the Arts Transform Us by Susan Magsamen and Ivy Ross.

Gene Coleman
  • Wed, 01/17/2024 - 5:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Location: Social Sciences and Media Studies (SSMS) Building, Conference Room 2135

 

UCSB Library is proud to co-sponsor "Music Mirrors Mind," as part of UCSB Reads 2024.  In his talk, composer and director Gene Coleman,  will explore the concepts of Neuroaesthetics and Neuro Music. Coleman defines Neuro Music as an area of research and composition based on the study and application of models...

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Black and white photograph of a Ferris wheel by Trevor Auldridge-Reveles.
  • Wed, 01/17/2024 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Free and Open to the Public. Please RSVP here to help us plan.

Light refreshments with be served.

Please join us for an event to celebrate the opening of a new exhibition of black and white photographs documenting the...

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  • Wed, 01/17/2024 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab

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 GitHub and building R Shiny applications

More details can be found at http://ecodatascience.github.io/events

Makerspace graphic
  • Wed, 01/17/2024 - 10:00am to 3:30pm
Location: Makerspace

We are thrilled to announce the official launch of the UCSB Makerspace, a cutting-edge hub for innovation and creativity. Open to all UCSB students, faculty, and staff, this collaborative space is equipped with state-of-the-art tools and resources to bring your ideas to life. Join us for a week-long celebration from January 16th to 19th, featuring guided tours, new interactive workshops each day, and hands-on experiences with our top-of-the-line equipment. Space is limited for...

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  • Tue, 01/16/2024 - 10:00am to 3:30pm
Location: Makerspace

We are thrilled to announce the official launch of the UCSB Makerspace, a cutting-edge hub for innovation and creativity. Open to all UCSB students, faculty, and staff, this collaborative space is equipped with state-of-the-art tools and resources to bring your ideas to life. Join us for a week-long celebration from January 16th to 19th, featuring guided tours, new interactive workshops each day, and hands-on experiences with our top-of-the-line equipment. Space is limited for...

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  • Wed, 01/10/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Thu, 01/25/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Thu, 02/15/2024 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

UCSB Library invites faculty, graduate students, and other authors to join the UCSB Library Open Access team for a conversation about open access publishing, UC's transformative agreements, and UCSB Library's Open Access Publishing Fund. We want to hear what you think about open access publishing, publisher policies, and business...

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  • Mon, 12/11/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 12/12/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This is a two day workshop on Monday - Tuesday, Dec 11-12, 2023 on a hands-on on project organization and scientific authoring with RStudio
Participants will build on using their R data analysis skills in RStudio by learning how to create quarto documents that combine code, analysis, and narrative. RStudio makes it possible to work on a complete research project in a more efficient, integrated and organized manner: from data upload, cleaning, and analysis, to writing and...

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  • Mon, 12/11/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 12/12/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This is a two day workshop on Monday - Tuesday, Dec 11-12, 2023 on a hands-on on project organization and scientific authoring with RStudio
Participants will build on using their R data analysis skills in RStudio by learning how to create quarto documents that combine code, analysis, and narrative. RStudio makes it possible to work on a complete research project in a more efficient, integrated and organized manner: from data upload, cleaning, and analysis, to writing and...

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Study Break
  • Fri, 12/08/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Take a healthy study break before finals. Stretch, color, grab snacks, and pick up free bluebooks and scantrons. Sign-up for a massage (first-come, first-served, in person, starting at 10:50am).

In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness and UCSB ONDAS Student Center

  • Tue, 12/05/2023 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab

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 GitHub and building R Shiny applications

GitHub is mainly known as a version control platform that facilitates collaborative coding. Effective collaboration (with yourself or...

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  • Wed, 11/29/2023 - 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Please join UCSB librarians for a presentation all about trademarks. This event is geared to graduate students, although everyone is welcome.

Attendees will learn about:

  • The role of trademarks in business
  • The different kinds of trademarks that exist
  • What makes a strong trademark
  • How to get a trademark
  • How to research them...
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  • Fri, 11/17/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch. They also say that knowledge is the food of the soul. What if you could have both?

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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  • Tue, 11/14/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 11/15/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 11/16/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This three-day, example-driven workshop on Nov 14-16, 2023 is an introduction to programming in Python for people with little or no previous programming experience. The workshop will start on how to use the Jupyter notebook interface through JupyterLabs. The workshop will then go over with the basics of...

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  • Tue, 11/14/2023 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Wed, 11/15/2023 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Thu, 11/16/2023 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Online
  • Tue, 11/14/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 11/15/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 11/16/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This three-day, example-driven workshop on Nov 14-16, 2023 is an introduction to programming in Python for people with little or no previous programming experience. The workshop will start on how to use the Jupyter notebook interface through JupyterLabs. The workshop will then go over with the basics of...

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  • Tue, 11/14/2023 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Wed, 11/15/2023 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Thu, 11/16/2023 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Online
  • Tue, 11/14/2023 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online, Other, on-campus

The CSC will be offering a class, Introduction to Linux and High Performance Computing on Wednesday, November 14th from 11:30am - 12:30pm in CNSI/Elings Hall 1605 (zoom options available). There will be a lunch afterwards, and you can have a chance to ask additional questions and talk to other researchers and IT staff. This 1-hour workshop will go over how to start using HPC, basic slurm and linux commands, and national HPC and commercial cloud computing resources. 
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  • Tue, 11/14/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 11/15/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 11/16/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This three-day, example-driven workshop on Nov 14-16, 2023 is an introduction to programming in Python for people with little or no previous programming experience. The workshop will start on how to use the Jupyter notebook interface through JupyterLabs. The workshop will then go over with the basics of...

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  • Tue, 11/14/2023 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Wed, 11/15/2023 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Thu, 11/16/2023 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Online
  • Thu, 11/09/2023 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

 

This is a one day workshop on Thursday, Nov 9,...

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  • Wed, 11/08/2023 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

UCSB Librarians are offering a Zotero Basics workshop for graduate students.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While geared to graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  

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  • Tue, 11/07/2023 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab

After a long hiatus, EcoDataScience's workshop series is returning! 

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 GitHub and building R Shiny...

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Redoubtable disc event logo. Includes a record and record player.
  • Thu, 11/02/2023 - 5:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Despite the way the Internet connects us with vast quantities of music, 43% of all albums sold in the U.S. last year were vinyl LPS. Why is this? Why is it that, today, the disc record is the only physical audio format with increasing sales?
 
A panel of industry and audio experts explores the 130- year history of the disc record and explains why – despite frequent predictions of its demise – the format’s popularity continues to grow. Intertwined with their...
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Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) Altar
  • Wed, 11/01/2023 - 6:00pm
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UCSB Library and Las Maestras Center invite you to attend a vigil for the Day of the Dead in the Library's Ethnic & Gender Studies Collection (2nd Floor, Ocean Side). The vigil will be next to an altar created by the Center's Altaristas team.

Everyone is welcome to attend and bring a picture or an ofrenda for a...

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Illustration of a grid of items around a blueprint with a patent illustration
  • Wed, 11/01/2023 - 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

UCSB librarians will provide a presentation on patents geared to graduate students, although everyone is welcome. Learn more about the valuable legal, business, and technical information patents provide, how to find them using open and proprietary databases, and what UCSB inventors need to know about applying for patents.

Event is co-sponsored by the Graduate Student Resource Center.

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  • Wed, 10/25/2023 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections

UCSB Library is grateful to The Fund for Santa Barbara for their generous contribution to this event.
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Illustration of a grid of items around the words Literature Reviews in the Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Wed, 10/25/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Open to all graduate students.  Pizza will be provided.

Please register here

In this workshop, you will learn how to get started creating a Literature Review, including:

● What Literature Reviews are, and where to find them
● How to use concept mapping to identify which secondary sources you need
● How to find and organize your sources to facilitate your writing...

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  • Mon, 10/23/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 10/24/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a two-day, example-driven workshop on October 23 and 24, 2023 ...

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  • Mon, 10/23/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 10/24/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a two-day, example-driven workshop on October 23 and 24, 2023 ...

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Lunch and Learn Logo
  • Fri, 10/13/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch. They also say that knowledge is the food of the soul. What if you could have both?

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.
Learn More and Sign Up to Attend...

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  • Thu, 10/12/2023 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: DREAM Lab

This is our first Fall community meeting of the academic year. We will discuss the Carpentries Program, and instructor training for the upcoming year. If you are interested in becoming a certified Carpentries Instructor, or are interested in being a helper, please join us at the DREAM Lab, Rm 2322. 

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  • Wed, 10/11/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
UCSB Library invites graduate students to learn how to use ORCID in your research. ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is a unique, persistent digital identifier that you own and control, and that distinguishes you from every other researcher. 
 
In this workshop we will cover:
• Creating a free ORCID ID and managing your ORCID account
• Placing your publications in ORCID
• Funding, publisher, and research institution...
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  • Tue, 10/10/2023 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room

RSVP here
Event is free and open to the public. 

UCSB Library is pleased to present Nelson Lichtenstein in the Pacific Views: Library Speaker Series for Fall 2023. Lichtenstein will talk about his new book ...

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Faculty Reception
  • Wed, 09/27/2023 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: Mountain Courtyard

Please RSVP for the reception here.

The Library's Annual Reception for Faculty returns this year to the Mountain Courtyard. This social event bring together new and returning faculty from across campus to kick off the 2023-2024 academic year, meet their department's...

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A spinning wheel in alternating colors with icons of chat, headphones, an umbrella, and a laptop. A yellow arrow points to the text Week of Welcome and the UC Santa Barbara Wordmark.
  • Fri, 09/22/2023 - 11:00am to Wed, 09/27/2023 - 2:00pm
  • Mon, 09/25/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
  • Tue, 09/26/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
  • Wed, 09/27/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Paseo

 

Welcome all students to the new academic year! Did you know you can borrow a laptop, bike lock, umbrella, board games, and more from UCSB Library?

Whether you are a new or returning student, stop by the Library's Week of Welcome (WoW) table in the Paseo where you can spin the wheel, enjoy a treat, and...

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A spinning wheel in alternating colors with icons of chat, headphones, an umbrella, and a laptop. A yellow arrow points to the text Week of Welcome and the UC Santa Barbara Wordmark.
  • Fri, 09/22/2023 - 11:00am to Wed, 09/27/2023 - 2:00pm
  • Mon, 09/25/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
  • Tue, 09/26/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
  • Wed, 09/27/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Paseo

 

Welcome all students to the new academic year! Did you know you can borrow a laptop, bike lock, umbrella, board games, and more from UCSB Library?

Whether you are a new or returning student, stop by the Library's Week of Welcome (WoW) table in the Paseo where you can spin the wheel, enjoy a treat, and...

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A spinning wheel in alternating colors with icons of chat, headphones, an umbrella, and a laptop. A yellow arrow points to the text Week of Welcome and the UC Santa Barbara Wordmark.
  • Fri, 09/22/2023 - 11:00am to Wed, 09/27/2023 - 2:00pm
  • Mon, 09/25/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
  • Tue, 09/26/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
  • Wed, 09/27/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Paseo

 

Welcome all students to the new academic year! Did you know you can borrow a laptop, bike lock, umbrella, board games, and more from UCSB Library?

Whether you are a new or returning student, stop by the Library's Week of Welcome (WoW) table in the Paseo where you can spin the wheel, enjoy a treat, and...

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A spinning wheel in alternating colors with icons of chat, headphones, an umbrella, and a laptop. A yellow arrow points to the text Week of Welcome and the UC Santa Barbara Wordmark.
  • Fri, 09/22/2023 - 11:00am to Wed, 09/27/2023 - 2:00pm
  • Mon, 09/25/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
  • Tue, 09/26/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
  • Wed, 09/27/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Paseo

 

Welcome all students to the new academic year! Did you know you can borrow a laptop, bike lock, umbrella, board games, and more from UCSB Library?

Whether you are a new or returning student, stop by the Library's Week of Welcome (WoW) table in the Paseo where you can spin the wheel, enjoy a treat, and...

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  • Mon, 09/11/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/12/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/13/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/14/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Mon, 09/18/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/19/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/20/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/21/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This is an 8-Day Carpentries workshop that aims to teach participants basic concepts, skills, and tools...

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  • Mon, 09/11/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/12/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/13/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/14/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Mon, 09/18/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/19/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/20/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/21/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This is an 8-Day Carpentries workshop that aims to teach participants basic concepts, skills, and tools...

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  • Mon, 09/11/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/12/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/13/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/14/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Mon, 09/18/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/19/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/20/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/21/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This is an 8-Day Carpentries workshop that aims to teach participants basic concepts, skills, and tools...

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  • Mon, 09/11/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/12/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/13/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/14/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Mon, 09/18/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/19/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/20/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/21/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This is an 8-Day Carpentries workshop that aims to teach participants basic concepts, skills, and tools...

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  • Mon, 09/11/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/12/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/13/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/14/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Mon, 09/18/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/19/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/20/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/21/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This is an 8-Day Carpentries workshop that aims to teach participants basic concepts, skills, and tools...

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  • Mon, 09/11/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/12/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/13/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/14/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Mon, 09/18/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/19/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/20/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/21/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This is an 8-Day Carpentries workshop that aims to teach participants basic concepts, skills, and tools...

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  • Mon, 09/11/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/12/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/13/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/14/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Mon, 09/18/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/19/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/20/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/21/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This is an 8-Day Carpentries workshop that aims to teach participants basic concepts, skills, and tools...

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  • Mon, 09/11/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/12/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/13/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/14/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Mon, 09/18/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Tue, 09/19/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 09/20/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 09/21/2023 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This is an 8-Day Carpentries workshop that aims to teach participants basic concepts, skills, and tools...

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  • Sat, 08/19/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Other, off-campus

Event Location: Santa Barbara Public Library, Eastside Branch, 1102 East Montecito Street, Santa Barbara CA 93103

UCSB Library and Santa Barbara Public Library (SBPL) invite residents of Santa Barbara's Eastside neighborhood and surrounding communities to a local history showcase presented at the SBPL Eastside Branch. As part of the Santa Barbara...

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  • Fri, 07/28/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 08/04/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Learning R promises to make your scientific work more reprodicible. But how does it do that? Join us for a 2-part hands-on workshop that will introduce you to using RStudio and GitHub version control to take control of your scientific computing workflows.
 
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  • Fri, 07/28/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 08/04/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Learning R promises to make your scientific work more reprodicible. But how does it do that? Join us for a 2-part hands-on workshop that will introduce you to using RStudio and GitHub version control to take control of your scientific computing workflows.
 
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Spring Study Break
  • Fri, 06/09/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Take a healthy study break before finals. Stretch, color, grab snacks, and pick up free bluebooks and scantrons. Sign-up for a massage (first-come, first-served, in person, starting at 10:50 am).

In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness and ...

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Illustration of a woman creating an ORCID at a computer
  • Wed, 06/07/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
UCSB Library invites graduate students to learn how to use ORCID in your research. ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is a unique, persistent digital identifier that you own and control, and that distinguishes you from every other researcher. 
 
In this workshop we will cover:
• Creating a free ORCID ID and managing your ORCID account
• Placing your publications in ORCID
• Funding, publisher, and research institution...
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  • Fri, 06/02/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in History & Physics. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the ...

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Library Award for Undergraduate Research
  • Thu, 06/01/2023 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Please join us for a reception and awards ceremony honoring the recipients of the 2023 Library Award for Undergraduate Research. Prizes of $750 for first place and $500 for second place will be awarded in each of three categories: Sciences & Engineering, Humanities & Fine Arts, and Social Sciences.

The 2023 Library Award for Undergraduate Research is generously supported by a gift from Dr. Jenny Cook-Gumperz, faculty emerita.

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  • Tue, 05/30/2023 - 4:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

UCSB Campus Location: McCune Conference Room, Humanities & Social Sciences Building (6020 HSSB)
 

Luis J. Rodríguez is an award-winning author and activist whose memoir about life in a gang, "Always Running," is as popular as ever in 2023, its 30th anniversary. The UCSB Library Special Research Collections recently acquired Rodríguez’s personal papers, giving scholars and students an opportunity to see the personal and social context behind Always Running...
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Close up of Astor Piazzolla playing the accordion
  • Tue, 05/23/2023 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

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Join us for a virtual conversation between Grammy award-winning musician, composer, and tango expert Pablo Aslan and David Seubert, Curator for the Performing Arts for UC Santa Barbara Library, Special Research Collections. Moderated by...

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  • Fri, 05/19/2023 - 12:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Event Location: UCSB Henley Hall 1010
Click here to register or access the live stream option

ChatGPT has become a central topic of interest at the UCSB campus, prompting numerous discussions on its research, educational, and societal impacts. As educators, researchers, and society members, it's crucial to delve deeper into understanding ChatGPT's functionality,...

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illustration of a cherry falling into a martini glass with a musical score
  • Fri, 05/12/2023 - 7:30pm
  • Sat, 05/13/2023 - 3:00pm
  • Sat, 05/13/2023 - 7:30pm
  • Sun, 05/14/2023 - 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall

The UCSB 2023 Opera "Burning to Sing" is a comedic and charming production that promises to leave audiences thoroughly entertained. This ironic tale of Madame Tremolini, voice teacher extraordinaire and cast of colorful characters in a 1950's apartment building that is slowly catching fire, will have you grinning from ear to ear with delight. The witty score sets the perfect backdrop for this amusing operetta.

Whether you're an opera enthusiast or just...

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illustration of a cherry falling into a martini glass with a musical score
  • Fri, 05/12/2023 - 7:30pm
  • Sat, 05/13/2023 - 3:00pm
  • Sat, 05/13/2023 - 7:30pm
  • Sun, 05/14/2023 - 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall

The UCSB 2023 Opera "Burning to Sing" is a comedic and charming production that promises to leave audiences thoroughly entertained. This ironic tale of Madame Tremolini, voice teacher extraordinaire and cast of colorful characters in a 1950's apartment building that is slowly catching fire, will have you grinning from ear to ear with delight. The witty score sets the perfect backdrop for this amusing operetta.

Whether you're an opera enthusiast or just...

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illustration of a cherry falling into a martini glass with a musical score
  • Fri, 05/12/2023 - 7:30pm
  • Sat, 05/13/2023 - 3:00pm
  • Sat, 05/13/2023 - 7:30pm
  • Sun, 05/14/2023 - 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall

The UCSB 2023 Opera "Burning to Sing" is a comedic and charming production that promises to leave audiences thoroughly entertained. This ironic tale of Madame Tremolini, voice teacher extraordinaire and cast of colorful characters in a 1950's apartment building that is slowly catching fire, will have you grinning from ear to ear with delight. The witty score sets the perfect backdrop for this amusing operetta.

Whether you're an opera enthusiast or just...

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illustration of a cherry falling into a martini glass with a musical score
  • Fri, 05/12/2023 - 7:30pm
  • Sat, 05/13/2023 - 3:00pm
  • Sat, 05/13/2023 - 7:30pm
  • Sun, 05/14/2023 - 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall

The UCSB 2023 Opera "Burning to Sing" is a comedic and charming production that promises to leave audiences thoroughly entertained. This ironic tale of Madame Tremolini, voice teacher extraordinaire and cast of colorful characters in a 1950's apartment building that is slowly catching fire, will have you grinning from ear to ear with delight. The witty score sets the perfect backdrop for this amusing operetta.

Whether you're an opera enthusiast or just...

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  • Fri, 05/12/2023 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This is a one-day workshop to learn about UCSB's new three-year licenses for accessing Planet Labs imagery, web applications, and visualization tools. Planet provides daily satellite imagery of the Earth’s land surfaces and coastal areas. UCSB’s access includes the RapidEye Archive, SkySat Archive, and daily PlanetScope imagery.  In the morning we will introduce Planet and the available products, some use...

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Charles Montgomery sitting on a red chair
  • Wed, 05/10/2023 - 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Campbell Hall

UCSB Library is excited to present Charles Montgomery, UCSB Reads 2023 author of Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design for a free community talk at Campbell Hall.

REGISTER HERE
Event is free but registration through the Arts & Lectures portal is...

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  • Mon, 04/17/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 05/10/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
The UCSB Library will be offering two Zotero workshops for graduate students during the spring quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  
 
The “Zotero Basics” workshops last two hours and will cover all aspects of...
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  • Tue, 05/09/2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Snacks and drinks will be provided!  Sign up here! Join a student-led book club to discuss this year’s UCSB Reads book selection, Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design by Charles Montgomery, which explores...
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  • Fri, 05/05/2023 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 2509

ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Online are a powerful software duo that support geospatial data processing, analysis, visualization, and the cloud-based sharing of geospatial products. In this one-day, example-driven workshop, we’ll review how to most effectively use...

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UCSB ARTS WALK
  • Fri, 04/28/2023 - 2:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus
UCSB’s Department of Theater and DanceDepartment of ArtCollege of Creative StudiesArt, Design & Architecture MuseumMultiCultural Center and Library will host the Annual UCSB Arts Walk.

Kicking off at 2:30PM on...

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Aerial view of UCSB campus with City Nature Challenge logo
  • Fri, 04/28/2023 - 8:00am to Mon, 05/01/2023 - 5:00pm
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Join UCSB Reads 2023 in participating in the Santa Barbara City Nature Challenge! Let's celebrate the nature in and around our urban areas by documenting all the species we can find. The City Nature Challenge is an international community science effort for people to find and document plants and wildlife in cities across the globe. 

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  • Tue, 04/25/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 04/26/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a two-day, example-driven workshop on April 25-26, 2023 for an introduction on utilizing the terminal to use version control with Git. We will get you started on how to use the command shell/bash to use git. The use of a shell allows you to perform complex and powerful tasks, often with just...

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  • Tue, 04/25/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 04/26/2023 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a two-day, example-driven workshop on April 25-26, 2023 for an introduction on utilizing the terminal to use version control with Git. We will get you started on how to use the command shell/bash to use git. The use of a shell allows you to perform complex and powerful tasks, often with just...

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  • Fri, 04/21/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Global Studies and Geography. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division,...

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  • Wed, 04/19/2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Snacks and drinks will be provided!  ...
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A red Z in a grey cube
  • Mon, 04/17/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 05/10/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
The UCSB Library will be offering two Zotero workshops for graduate students during the spring quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  
 
The “Zotero Basics” workshops last two hours and will cover all aspects of...
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UCSB Reads 2023 Logo over zines
  • Wed, 04/12/2023 - 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Please RSVP here!

Join us at UCSB Library for a free zine workshop, no experience necessary! Participants will learn how to make a zine exploring themes in the UCSB Reads 2023 book “Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design” by...

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Painting of fingers intertwined with string and a blue cloth
  • Thu, 04/06/2023 - 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Please join UCSB Library at a public reception to celebrate its new exhibition of student work Happy City: Isla Vista. The exhibition is drawn from the layouts of UCSB's literary magazine The "Catalyst," whose Winter 2023 issue is themed to connect to the ...

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A Happy City Book in front of the library with the UCSB Reads logo
  • Wed, 04/05/2023 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Join a student-led book club to discuss this year’s UCSB Reads book selection, Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design by Charles Montgomery, which explores how our communities do or do not make us happy. 
 
Snacks and drinks will be provided!  ...
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  • Wed, 04/05/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This workshop will provide graduate students with practical tips and strategies for creating Literature Reviews in the humanities and social sciences.

You will learn the following:

  • What Literature Reviews are, and where to find them
  • How to use concept mapping to identify which secondary sources you need 
  • How to find and organize your sources to facilitate your writing
  • ...
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UCSB Library Wine & Cheese Grad Appreciation Reception
  • Tue, 04/04/2023 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Location: Mountain Courtyard

Join the UCSB Library and Graduate Division for this fun social event. This event is ​FREE to all current graduate students. RSVP here

**If you would like to drink wine at this event, be sure to bring either a passport or driver's license so we can verify that you are over 21.

This event will be photographed or recorded.

Collage of photos from the Source Family photo albums
  • Wed, 03/22/2023 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections

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Join UCSB Library for a reception and conversation with Isis Aquarian about her life with the Source Family, a commune in Los Angeles in the early 1970s based on natural food, spiritual practices and psychedelic rock, and how she came to place the commune's archival materials with UCSB Library.  Jodi Willie and Charlie Kitchings...

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Rainbow over icons of yoga, snacks, and activities
  • Fri, 03/17/2023 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Take a healthy study break before finals. Stretch, color, grab snacks, and pick up free bluebooks and scantrons. Sign-up for a massage (first-come, first-served, in person, starting at 10:50am).

In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness and UCSB ONDAS Student Center

This event will be photographed or recorded.

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  • Fri, 03/03/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology, and Economics. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the ...

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  • Fri, 03/03/2023 - 11:00am
Location: Other, on-campus

Space is limited, please RSVP here 

In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2023, Silvia Perea, Curator of the Architecture and Design...

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  • Thu, 03/02/2023 - 11:00am
Location: Other, on-campus

Space is limited, please RSVP here

In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2023, Silvia Perea, Curator of the Architecture and Design Collection (ADC) at UCSB’s ...

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  • Wed, 03/01/2023 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online, Other, on-campus

The CSC will be offering a workshop, Parallel Programming with Python on HPC on Wednesday, Mar 1 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm, in Elings/CNSI 1605.Parallel processing is a powerful operation tool in that the task is executed simultaneously in multiple processors and can vastly accelerate various computational tasks. It is meant to reduce the overall program execution time and speed up the computational performance. In this workshop, you'll learn some knowledge to write python code...

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  • Mon, 02/27/2023 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Students will learn and become familiar with using web-based mapping software while supporting a humanitarian effort that will ultimately impact communities...

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Jesus Barajas
  • Thu, 02/23/2023 - 3:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus

UCSB Buchanan Hall, Room 1930

Barajas will share findings from two projects within the Mobility Justice in Chicago research study, a multi-year collaboration between university researchers and a racial justice organization in Chicago. The work aims to advance mobility justice by understanding the relationships between everyday experiences and travel barriers faced by people of color in the urban area.

The first study explains how inequities in transportation...

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  • Tue, 02/21/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 02/22/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 02/23/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Data Carpentry: Introduction to Data...

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  • Tue, 02/21/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 02/22/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 02/23/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Data Carpentry: Introduction to Data...

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  • Tue, 02/21/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 02/22/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 02/23/2023 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Data Carpentry: Introduction to Data...

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UC Love Data Week
  • Wed, 02/15/2023 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Online

This workshop will cover key definitions, recommendations, and techniques to implement data de-identification/anonymization.

Attendees will be invited to follow along and complete exercises with a provided dataset using the online graphical user interface of the R sdcMicro package for disclosure control. No R programming experience is required.

This event is open to students, faculty, staff, or affiliated researchers at the University of California (UC), and we...

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UC Love Data Week
  • Mon, 02/13/2023 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Online

Data visualizations can be powerful tools to present patterns and insights from research findings. However, the effectiveness of communicating data visually is highly dependent on...

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  • Thu, 02/09/2023 - 6:00pm
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Location: Santa Barbara Central Library, 40 East Anapamu Street.
 
Join UCSB Reads 2023 and Santa Barbara Public Library's Book to Action Program for a panel discussion with local experts who will discuss housing policy challenges and possible...
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  • Wed, 02/08/2023 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online, Other, on-campus

The CSC will be offering a workshop, Singularity Containers on HPC on Wednesday, Feb 8 from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm, in Elings/CNSI 1605. Singularity is a container platform. It allows you to create and run containers that package up software in a portable and reproducible way. You can build a container using Singularity on your laptop and then run it on the UCSB High-Performance Computing (HPC) cluster or national HPC clusters, a single server, in the cloud, or a workstation....

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  • Mon, 01/23/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 01/30/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 02/06/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Data Carpentry: Introduction to R for...

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  • Thu, 02/02/2023 - 12:00pm
Location: Online

The Professional Women's Association (PWA) is a UCSB staff organization which promotes equity by providing opportunities for women to meet, connect, and learn together. 

For its February meeting, the group is reading the UCSB Reads 2023 book Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design by Charles Montgomery. Staff, students and faculty are all welcome to join the discussion. 

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NIH Policy
  • Tue, 01/31/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Online
 
As of January 25 2023, NIH now requires researchers to submit a Data Management and Sharing Plan (DMS Plan) with new proposals. This policy applies to all research, irrespective of award budget amount, that results in the generation of scientific data. In this workshop for faculty, we will go over the essential elements of the new...
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  • Mon, 01/23/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 01/30/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 02/06/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Data Carpentry: Introduction to R for...

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  • Fri, 01/27/2023 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
Take a slow group ride down to local favorite Hendry's Beach on your bicycle!
 
This ride, which will be led by UCSB Health & Wellness staff, is inspired by Chapter 8 in Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design by Charles Montgomery.  In this chapter of the UCSB Reads 2023 selection, Montgomery...
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  • Wed, 01/25/2023 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
  • Mon, 01/23/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 01/30/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 02/06/2023 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Data Carpentry: Introduction to R for...

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Chancellor Yang handing a UCSB Student a UCSB Reads Book
  • Fri, 01/20/2023 - 12:00pm
Location: Paseo

The University Librarian, Chancellor, and Executive Vice Chancellor will hand out free copies of the UCSB Reads 2023 book to UCSB students while supplies last. The 2023 selection is Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design by Charles Montgomery.

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  • Wed, 01/18/2023 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus

The CSC will be offering a class, Introduction to Linux and High Performance Computing on Wednesday, January 18th from 11:30am - 12:30pm in CNSI/Elings Hall 1605.  We will have lunch afterwards, and you can have a chance to ask additional questions and talk to other researchers and IT staff. This 1-hour workshop will go over how to start using HPC...

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Trisalyn Nelson
  • Tue, 01/17/2023 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
 
UCSB Library invites you to the first Pacific Views lecture of 2023 with Professor Trisalyn Nelson (UCSB Geography). This event is in conjunction with the UCSB Reads 2023 book ...
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  • Mon, 12/05/2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

The UCSB Library will be offering three Zotero Basics workshops for graduate students during the Fall quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  

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  • Fri, 12/02/2022 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Take a healthy study break before finals. Stretch, color, grab snacks, and pick up free bluebooks and scantrons. Sign-up for a massage (first-come, first-served, in person, starting at 10:50am).

In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness and UCSB ONDAS Student Center

  • Tue, 11/15/2022 - 11:00am to 3:30pm
  • Wed, 11/16/2022 - 9:30am to 5:00pm
  • Thu, 11/17/2022 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
Location: Online
  • Tue, 11/15/2022 - 11:00am to 3:30pm
  • Wed, 11/16/2022 - 9:30am to 5:00pm
  • Thu, 11/17/2022 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
Location: Online
  • Tue, 11/15/2022 - 11:00am to 3:30pm
  • Wed, 11/16/2022 - 9:30am to 5:00pm
  • Thu, 11/17/2022 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
Location: Online
  • Tue, 11/08/2022 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 11/09/2022 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 11/10/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a three-day, example-driven workshop on November 8, 9, and 10, 2022 on project organization and scientific authoring with RStudio.

Participants will build on using their R data analysis skills in RStudio by learning how to create R...

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  • Wed, 11/09/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

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Join the Library for a presentation on the influence of historical indigenous imagery on contemporary Chicana/o artists with Terezita Romo, recipient of the 2022 Kenneth Karmiole Endowed Research Fellowship. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A with California Ethnic & Multicultural Archives (CEMA) Curator, Angel Diaz.

Romo’s proposed project,...

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  • Tue, 11/08/2022 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 11/09/2022 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 11/10/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a three-day, example-driven workshop on November 8, 9, and 10, 2022 on project organization and scientific authoring with RStudio.

Participants will build on using their R data analysis skills in RStudio by learning how to create R...

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  • Tue, 11/08/2022 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 11/09/2022 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 11/10/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a three-day, example-driven workshop on November 8, 9, and 10, 2022 on project organization and scientific authoring with RStudio.

Participants will build on using their R data analysis skills in RStudio by learning how to create R...

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  • Sat, 11/05/2022 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Other, off-campus
Santa Barbara Public Library, Eastside Branch
​1102 East Montecito Street, Santa Barbara CA 93103
 
A collaboration between UCSB Library and Santa Barbara Public Library, the Santa Barbara Community Archives Project invites residents of the Eastside neighborhood and surrounding communities to bring their family photographs and home movies to Santa Barbara Public Library Eastside Branch for FREE digitization by UCSB Library.

During...

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  • Tue, 10/25/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 10/27/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a two-day, example-driven workshop on October 25 and 27, 2022 for an introduction to data processing and visualization with R. Learners will start with basic information about R syntax and the Rstudio interface. By the end, learners will be able to manipulate data and produce simple...

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  • Tue, 10/25/2022 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Hybrid in-person and virtual event. Please RSVP here to receive the Zoom invitation
 
Please join UCSB Library and punctum books in celebrating International Open Access Week by attending a panel discussion with scholars in the Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, and Arts. Three UCSB researchers and two guest scholars...
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  • Tue, 10/25/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 10/27/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a two-day, example-driven workshop on October 25 and 27, 2022 for an introduction to data processing and visualization with R. Learners will start with basic information about R syntax and the Rstudio interface. By the end, learners will be able to manipulate data and produce simple...

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  • Mon, 10/24/2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

The UCSB Library will be offering three Zotero Basics workshops for graduate students during the Fall quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  

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  • Mon, 10/24/2022 - 8:00am to Sun, 10/30/2022 - 5:00pm
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The University of California is dedicated to making its scholarship freely available to the people of California and beyond. Click here to learn more about open access at the UC and how to participate in initiatives such as the Open Access Publishing Fund, eScholarship, the UC Publication Management System, and more.

Please email openaccess@library.ucsb.edu with...

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Writers and Wordsmiths Part 2
  • Thu, 10/20/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections

Join the Library for an open mic afternoon celebrating the rich poetic community of Santa Barbara. Faculty Emerita and acclaimed poet Dr. Shirley Geok-lin Lim will begin the event with a reading of her published poems, including select ones from her new book, In Praise of Limes, and will be followed by poets Stephanie Batiste and Swati Rana of the UCSB Department of English, as well as George...

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Zotero Citation Management Workshop Icon
  • Thu, 10/20/2022 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

The UCSB Library will be offering three Zotero Basics workshops for graduate students during the Fall quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  

The “...

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  • Tue, 10/18/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 10/19/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 10/20/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a three-day, example-driven workshop on October 18, 19, and 20, 2022 for an introduction on using the bash terminal, and utilizing the terminal to practice version control with Git. We get you started on how to use the command shell. The use of a shell allows you to perform complex and...

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  • Tue, 10/18/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 10/19/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 10/20/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a three-day, example-driven workshop on October 18, 19, and 20, 2022 for an introduction on using the bash terminal, and utilizing the terminal to practice version control with Git. We get you started on how to use the command shell. The use of a shell allows you to perform complex and...

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  • Tue, 10/18/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 10/19/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 10/20/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a three-day, example-driven workshop on October 18, 19, and 20, 2022 for an introduction on using the bash terminal, and utilizing the terminal to practice version control with Git. We get you started on how to use the command shell. The use of a shell allows you to perform complex and...

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  • Tue, 10/11/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections

UCSB Library invites you to join us for an event to celebrate the opening of our new exhibition "Lifting the Veil, or, How the Stars Aligned for Isis, Hermes, and Diana to Vanquish Satan and Usher in the Aquarian Age."

This event will include a reception and curator tours.  In addition, Philip Deslippe from the Department of Religious Studies will briefly discuss his research and use of the American...

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  • Tue, 10/11/2022 - 9:30am to 11:30am
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event is a hands-on, example-driven workshop on October 11, 2022 for an introduction to data organization in spreadsheets. We will learn how to think about data organization and some practices for more effective data wrangling. Topics this workshop will cover are good data entry practices,...

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  • Fri, 10/07/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, and Sociology. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and ...

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  • Wed, 09/28/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Join the UCSB Library for a short reading and conversation with local Santa Barbara writer Mary Tonetti Dorra, author of the recently published Two Lives on Four Continents: A Double Memoir, which documents both her life and the life of her late husband, UCSB Faculty Emeritus Dr. Henri Dorra, up to the point their lives converge. Mrs. Dorra will discuss her new book and her professional life as a published author, including her creative writing process and...
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  • Fri, 09/23/2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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Come to the Library for a virtual reality and pop-up makerspace experience! 

Pop-Up Makerspace (Room 1575): Learn to sew, watch a 3D printer in action, make a zine, and give us feedback on what you want in the makerspace that will open in the Library later this year. Sponsored by the Library and...

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Faculty Reception 2021
  • Thu, 09/22/2022 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: Mountain Courtyard

The Library's Annual Reception for Faculty returns this year to the Mountain Courtyard. This social event bring together new and returning faculty from across campus to kick off the 2022 academic year, meet their subject librarians, and hear about current and upcoming Library initiatives. 

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  • Thu, 09/22/2022 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Come to the Library for a virtual reality and pop-up makerspace experience! 

Pop-Up Makerspace (Room 1575): Learn to sew, watch a 3D printer in action, make a zine, and give us feedback on what you want in the makerspace that will open in the Library later this year. Sponsored by the Library and...

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  • Mon, 09/19/2022 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
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Come to the Library for a virtual reality and pop-up makerspace experience! 

Pop-Up Makerspace (Room 1575): Learn to sew, watch a 3D printer in action, make a zine, and give us feedback on what you want in the makerspace that will open in the Library later this year. Sponsored by the Library and...

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  • Tue, 09/06/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
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Location: Online

 

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Location: Online

 

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  • Tue, 09/06/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
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Location: Online

 

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  • Tue, 09/06/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
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  • Tue, 09/13/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

 

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  • Tue, 09/06/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
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  • Tue, 09/13/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

 

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  • Tue, 09/06/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
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  • Tue, 08/30/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Paseo

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Join UC Santa Barbara’s Department of Special Research Collections for a tour with artist, Jane Gottlieb.

If you look up from the West Paseo, you can’t miss the most...

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  • Tue, 08/16/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 08/18/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312, Online

This event is an example-driven two day workshop on August 16 and 18, 2022 for supervised learning for tabular data in R with RStudio. This workshop will require some knowledge of R/RStudio. If you have no prior experience in R/RStudio, we recommend attending the ...

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  • Tue, 08/16/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 08/18/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312, Online

This event is an example-driven two day workshop on August 16 and 18, 2022 for supervised learning for tabular data in R with RStudio. This workshop will require some knowledge of R/RStudio. If you have no prior experience in R/RStudio, we recommend attending the ...

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  • Tue, 08/09/2022 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 08/11/2022 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312, Online

This event is an example-driven two day workshop on August 9 and 11, 2022 for using geospatial raster and vector data in R. This workshop will include working with spatial metadata (extent and coordinate reference systems), reprojecting spatial data, and working with raster time series data. This workshop...

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  • Tue, 08/09/2022 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 08/11/2022 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312, Online

This event is an example-driven two day workshop on August 9 and 11, 2022 for using geospatial raster and vector data in R. This workshop will include working with spatial metadata (extent and coordinate reference systems), reprojecting spatial data, and working with raster time series data. This workshop...

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  • Tue, 07/26/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 07/28/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312, Online

This event is an example-driven two day workshop on July 26 and 28, 2022 for an introduction to working with data in R/RStudio. Both synchronous remote and in-person attendance will be supported, and there will be two types of tickets (in-person, remote) for you to choose from. Learners will start with...

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  • Tue, 07/26/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 07/28/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312, Online

This event is an example-driven two day workshop on July 26 and 28, 2022 for an introduction to working with data in R/RStudio. Both synchronous remote and in-person attendance will be supported, and there will be two types of tickets (in-person, remote) for you to choose from. Learners will start with...

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  • Tue, 07/12/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections

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Join the UC Santa Barbara’s Department of Special Research Collections for a presentation and art showcase with artist Mary Heebner.

Last fall, Santa Barbara-based...

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Red and yellow galaxy, "M81" by Leonardo Celuque
  • Thu, 07/07/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections

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Join UC Santa Barbara’s Department of Special Research Collections for a tour with art collectors and donors, Fima and Jere Lifshitz.

Twenty-three pieces chosen by...

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  • Fri, 06/03/2022 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Take a healthy study break before finals. Nap, meditate and grab snacks. Massages will be available.  In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness and UCSB ONDAS Student Center

Library Award for Undergraduate Research
  • Thu, 06/02/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Please join us for a reception and awards ceremony honoring the six recipients of the  Library Award for Undergraduate Research.  Prizes of $750 for first place and $500 for second place will go to two students from each of three main disciplines:  Sciences &  Engineering, Humanities & Fine Arts, and Social Sciences. 

  • Thu, 05/26/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Fri, 05/27/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 2509, Online

 

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  • Mon, 05/23/2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

The UCSB Library will be offering two Zotero Basics workshops for graduate students during the Spring quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  

The “Zotero Basics” workshops last two hours and will cover all aspects of using...

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  • Thu, 05/19/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
UCSB Library and the Writing Program invite you to join us for a presentation of student-created pandemic stories. 
 
During the 2021-2022 academic year, UCSB's Writing Program led a two-quarter-long creative nonfiction initiative in which a group of students worked with faculty to create multimedia stories about their COVID-19 pandemic experiences. 
 
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  • Wed, 05/18/2022 - 3:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections
The Cambodian Vintage Music Archive (CVMA) works to recover and digitally restore vinyl recordings of Cambodian popular music from the pre-Khmer Rouge “golden age” in the highest quality possible. CVMA founders Rotanak (Oro) Oum and Nate Sovannet Hun will speak about the CVMA and their current project to build relationships with surviving families of pre-Khmer Rouge era performers and restore their claims to reproductions of golden era sound recordings.
 
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  • Mon, 05/16/2022 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Location: Mountain Courtyard

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Join the UCSB Library and Graduate Division for this fun social event. This event is ​FREE to all current graduate students. RSVP is requested for accurate head count. 

**Be sure to bring two forms of ID with you to this event: your UCSB ID card (so we know you're a grad student) and either a passport or driver's license (so we know you're over 21).

  • Thu, 05/12/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Fri, 05/13/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 2509, Online

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  • Fri, 05/13/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Psychological &Brain Sciences and Sociology. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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  • Thu, 05/12/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Fri, 05/13/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 2509, Online

Library Carpentry: Introduction to...

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  • Tue, 05/10/2022 - 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Campbell Hall

Event is free but registration through the Arts & Lectures portal is required.  Event includes an at-home viewing option (live stream only; no replay). You will still need to register in advance.  Learn more here.

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  • Thu, 05/05/2022 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Location: UCSB Pollock Theater

Reserve Tickets starting April 14.

Adapted from the 1998 short story “Story of Your Life” by acclaimed science fiction author Ted Chiang, Arrival (2016) centers on communicating with tentacular alien visitors, whose language changes one’s experience of time. When twelve mysterious extraterrestrial spacecraft...

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  • Thu, 05/05/2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

The UCSB Library will be offering two Zotero Basics workshops for graduate students during the Spring quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  

The “Zotero Basics” workshops last two hours and will cover all aspects of using...

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  • Wed, 05/04/2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Online

Join Research Data Services to discuss TDM methods and tools, and how our team can support your classes and projects involving text data mining. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome!

RSVP: bit.ly/tdm-rds

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  • Wed, 04/27/2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312, Online
 
Join the Research Data Services team to discuss some good practices for crafting insightful and trustworthy data stories. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome! This event is hybrid and refreshments will be provided for those attending in person.
 
Location: In-person (UCSB Library RM 1312)/Virtual (Zoom) 
 
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  • Thu, 04/07/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Wed, 04/13/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Thu, 04/21/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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Undergraduate students are invited to join UCSB Library and UCSB Reads 2022 for a three-part Sci-Fi...

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  • Tue, 04/19/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 04/21/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

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  • Tue, 04/19/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room

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The UCSB Library presents a Pacific Views Series Talk by Roland Geyer, Professor of Industrial Ecology. This event is free and open to the public. If you are unable to attend in person, this event will be live-streamed on the ...

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  • Tue, 04/19/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Thu, 04/21/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

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Lunch & Learn event
  • Fri, 04/15/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology & Anthropology. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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  • Thu, 04/14/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
 
Join industry and academic experts in the quantum field for a panel inspired by Ted Chiang's story "Anxiety is the Dizziness of Freedom."  Ted Chiang's Exhalation: Stories is the UCSB Reads pick for 2022.
 
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  • Thu, 04/14/2022 - 2:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Online

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  • Thu, 04/14/2022 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

In the final story in this year’s UCSB Reads book Exhalation: Stories by Ted Chiang, quantum computers allow people to explore divergent timelines. At UCSB, scientists are working on developing real quantum computers that do not allow for divergent timelines, but will help address pressing problems such as optimizing delivery routes and strengthening password encryption. 

Quantum...

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  • Thu, 04/07/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Wed, 04/13/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Thu, 04/21/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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Undergraduate students are invited to join UCSB Library and UCSB Reads 2022 for a three-part Sci-Fi...

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  • Mon, 04/11/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 04/13/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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Goleta Valley Library Book Club
  • Tue, 04/12/2022 - 6:00pm
Location: Online

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Join Goleta Valley Library for a virtual discussion of Ted Chiang's latest collection of short stories.  Event is in conjunction with UCSB Reads 2022 and is free and open to the public.

 

  • Mon, 04/11/2022 - 5:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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Join the UCSB Reads student book club and connect with other students over this year’s UCSB Reads...

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  • Mon, 04/11/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Wed, 04/13/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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  • Thu, 04/07/2022 - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Fri, 04/08/2022 - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: Online

This event is an online, two-day, example-driven workshop on April 7 and 8, 2022 for an introduction to using geospatial data in R.  R is commonly used to perform spatial analysis and to generate map graphics in many scientific disciplines.  This workshop will focus on visualizing the two basic geospatial data types using sample data from NSF NEON.  This workshop will move at a quicker pace...

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  • Thu, 04/07/2022 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections

In Person Registration OR Zoom Registration

Thursday, April 7, 2022
5:00 PM PT Reception
5:30 PM PT Event
UCSB Library Special Research Collections | Mountain Side, 3rd Floor
*Free campus parking will be available

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  • Thu, 04/07/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Wed, 04/13/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Thu, 04/21/2022 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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Undergraduate students are invited to join UCSB Library and UCSB Reads 2022 for a three-part Sci-Fi...

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  • Thu, 04/07/2022 - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Fri, 04/08/2022 - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: Online

This event is an online, two-day, example-driven workshop on April 7 and 8, 2022 for an introduction to using geospatial data in R.  R is commonly used to perform spatial analysis and to generate map graphics in many scientific disciplines.  This workshop will focus on visualizing the two basic geospatial data types using sample data from NSF NEON.  This workshop will move at a quicker pace...

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  • Wed, 04/06/2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312, Online
 
Join Research Data Services to discuss available digital methods and tools, and how our team can support your classes and projects. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome! This event is hybrid and refreshments will be provided for those attending in person.
 
Location: In-person (UCSB Library RM 1312)/Virtual (Zoom) 
 
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  • Tue, 04/05/2022 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections

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Please join UCSB Library in celebrating its exhibition A Call to Action: Documenting Santa Barbara's Art & Activism and hear from some of the contributors featured in the exhibition.  Event will include...

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  • Fri, 03/11/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Mountain Courtyard

UCSB Library invites you to join us for a public reception to celebrate the opening of Picture This: From Text to Image, an exhibition of paintings by student artists responding creatively to the UCSB Reads 2022 book Exhalation by Ted Chiang.

Event will include light refreshments and remarks by several students...

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  • Fri, 03/11/2022 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Take a healthy study break before finals. Nap, meditate and grab snacks. In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness and UCSB ONDAS Student Center

  • Tue, 03/08/2022 - 5:30pm
Location: Online

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Santa Barbara Public Library Fiction Book Club will be reading the UCSB Reads 2022 selection Exhalation by Ted Chiang for the March 8 gathering. Open to the public. More information here

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  • Tue, 03/08/2022 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

The UCSB Library will be offering four Zotero workshops for graduate students during the Winter quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend. 

The “Zotero Basics” workshops last two hours and will cover all aspects of using Zotero to...

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  • Thu, 03/03/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 03/04/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is a hands-on example-driven 2-day workshop on March 3 & 4, 2022 on project organization and scientific authoring with RStudio.

Participants will build on using their R data analysis skills in RStudio by learning how to create R...

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  • Thu, 03/03/2022 - 12:00pm
Location: Online

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PWA, Professional Women's Association, will be joining the 2022 UCSB Reads! UCSB Reads is a program of UCSB Library. We will be reading "Exhalation: Stories" by Ted Chiang for our upcoming Winter 2022 meetings. Read the below stories of the book by the meeting(s) date, no pressure to finish. And join us for a lively discussion.

February 3rd, 12-1pm Meeting - Story 1 -...

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  • Thu, 03/03/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 03/04/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is a hands-on example-driven 2-day workshop on March 3 & 4, 2022 on project organization and scientific authoring with RStudio.

Participants will build on using their R data analysis skills in RStudio by learning how to create R...

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  • Thu, 02/17/2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 02/24/2022 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Tue, 03/01/2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

The UCSB Library will be offering four Zotero workshops for graduate students during the Winter quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend. 

The “Zotero Basics” workshops last two hours and will cover all aspects of using Zotero to...

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  • Thu, 02/24/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Fri, 02/25/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven 2-day workshop on ...

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  • Thu, 02/17/2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 02/24/2022 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Tue, 03/01/2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

The UCSB Library will be offering four Zotero workshops for graduate students during the Winter quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend. 

The “Zotero Basics” workshops last two hours and will cover all aspects of using Zotero to...

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  • Thu, 02/24/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • Fri, 02/25/2022 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven 2-day workshop on ...

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  • Tue, 02/15/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thu, 02/17/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Fri, 02/18/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven three-day workshop on ...

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Lunch & Learn event
  • Fri, 02/18/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Electrical and Computer Engineering & Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the...

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  • Tue, 02/15/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thu, 02/17/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Fri, 02/18/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven three-day workshop on ...

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  • Thu, 02/17/2022 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: Online

Data Carpentry: Intro to Python Programming @NCEAS  

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  • Thu, 02/17/2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 02/24/2022 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Tue, 03/01/2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

The UCSB Library will be offering four Zotero workshops for graduate students during the Winter quarter.  Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend. 

The “Zotero Basics” workshops last two hours and will cover all aspects of using Zotero to...

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  • Wed, 02/16/2022 - 12:00pm
Location: Online

View A Recording

UCSB Library and the Center for Innovative Teaching, Research, and Learning (CITRAL) invite you to a moderated discussion about incorporating the UCSB Reads book into a course. Hear from UCSB faculty across the disciplines who have done this successfully and learn how the UCSB Reads program can support your instruction.

Panelists include...

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  • Tue, 02/15/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thu, 02/17/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Fri, 02/18/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven three-day workshop on ...

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  • Mon, 02/14/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Online

Love Data Week 2022: How to Not Lie with Data:...

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  • Mon, 02/07/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed, 02/09/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Fri, 02/11/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven three-day workshop on ...

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  • Mon, 02/07/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed, 02/09/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Fri, 02/11/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Online

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  • Tue, 02/08/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

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Please join UCSB Library for an interdisciplinary discussion of the UCSB Reads 2022 book Exhalation by Ted Chiang. Panelists include Rudy Busto (Religious Studies), Jane Callister (Art), erin Khuê Ninh (Asian American Studies),  Misha Sra (Computer Science), Sharon Tettegah (Black Studies). Moderated by David Weld (Physics)

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  • Tue, 02/08/2022 - 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Location: Instruction & Training 2509
URCA Workshop - Register Here
Whether you are just getting started or have already started your research project, this workshop will help you start organizing your research timeline, notes, and other important information all in one place. We'll be using bullet journal techniques to create a temporal map for your research agenda, create task lists, and more.
 
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  • Mon, 02/07/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wed, 02/09/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Fri, 02/11/2022 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Online

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  • Fri, 02/04/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven one-day workshop on Friday, February 4th, 2022 at NCEAS Downtown Campus for introduction to relational databases and SQL. Participants will need to install sqlite3 or DB Browser onto their devices; if you have Anaconda, it comes with sqlite3. Concepts covered include data organization, querying large amounts of data, and quality...

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  • Tue, 02/01/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

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Pour a glass of wine and join the UCSB Library for a virtual presentation on the history of winemaking on the Santa Cruz and Catalina Islands, as well as a review of the viticultural tie-in between the two islands. This lecture will be presented by Geoff Rusack, owner of RUSACK Vineyards and CEO of the Santa Catalina Island Company.

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  • Tue, 02/01/2022 - 10:00am
Location: Paseo

This event will be held outside, in front of the Library's West Paseo entrance.

UCSB Library will hand out free copies of the UCSB Reads 2022 book to UCSB students while supplies last. The 2022 selection is Exhalation: Stories, a...

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  • Mon, 01/31/2022 - 3:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: Online

This event is a one day, example-driven workshop for introduction to using Git Pages for online self-publication....

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  • Fri, 01/28/2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is a one day, example-driven workshop on ...

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  • Tue, 01/25/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Online
 
This talk is in conjunction with the UCSB Reads 2022 book Exhalation by Ted Chiang, a collection of short stories that addresses essential questions about human and computer interaction, including...
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  • Fri, 01/21/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Environmental Studies and Religious Studies. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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  • Wed, 01/19/2022 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

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UCSB Library invites the campus and community to the virtual opening event for the new exhibition Beyond The Wall: The Prison Art Resistance.

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  • Wed, 01/12/2022 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 01/14/2022 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Online

This event is a two day example-driven workshop on ...

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  • Wed, 01/12/2022 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 01/14/2022 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Online

This event is a two day example-driven workshop on ...

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  • Tue, 01/04/2022 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Fri, 01/07/2022 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

This event is an example-driven two-day workshop on January 4 and 7th, 2022 at NCEAS Downtown Campus for introduction to data visualization and pandas libraries with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface in JupyterLabs. Participants will need to install ...

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  • Tue, 01/04/2022 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Fri, 01/07/2022 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

This event is an example-driven two-day workshop on January 4 and 7th, 2022 at NCEAS Downtown Campus for introduction to data visualization and pandas libraries with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface in JupyterLabs. Participants will need to install ...

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  • Thu, 12/02/2021 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Take a healthy study break before finals. Nap, meditate and grab snacks. In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness and UCSB ONDAS Student Center

  • Tue, 11/16/2021 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 11/17/2021 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Thu, 11/18/2021 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Online

Register now for the UC GIS Week conference from Nov. 16th - 18th!

 

The University of California GIS Week is an opportunity for you to learn and engage with experts and...

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  • Wed, 11/17/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

Register for Zoom Webinar

UCSB Library is please to co-sponsor this virtual conversation between William Wang, Director, Center for Responsible Machine Learning and Mellichamp Associate Professor of Artificial Intelligence at UCSB and Kai-Fu Lee.

Dr. Kai-Fu Lee has spent more than three...

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  • Tue, 11/16/2021 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 11/17/2021 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Thu, 11/18/2021 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Online

Register now for the UC GIS Week conference from Nov. 16th - 18th!

 

The University of California GIS Week is an opportunity for you to learn and engage with experts and...

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  • Tue, 11/16/2021 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 11/17/2021 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Thu, 11/18/2021 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Online

Register now for the UC GIS Week conference from Nov. 16th - 18th!

 

The University of California GIS Week is an opportunity for you to learn and engage with experts and...

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  • Fri, 11/12/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology & Music. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the ...

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  • Tue, 11/09/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Online

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Through a partnership with Esri, UCSB faculty, staff, and students have access to a wide range of software and solutions for mapping and analysis of geographic data.

Join this webinar to learn about UCSB’s software license with Esri, what tools you have access to, and how you can use those tools for your geographic work. The presentation includes demonstrations from Esri...

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  • Thu, 11/04/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
  • Fri, 11/05/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location: Online

This event is a two day, example-driven workshop for introduction to SQL and relational databases. 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 their own work. This lesson will teach you what relational databases are, how you can load data into them and how you can query databases to...

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  • Thu, 11/04/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
  • Fri, 11/05/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location: Online

This event is a two day, example-driven workshop for introduction to SQL and relational databases. 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 their own work. This lesson will teach you what relational databases are, how you can load data into them and how you can query databases to...

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  • Tue, 11/02/2021 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: Mountain Courtyard

The Library's Annual Reception for Faculty returns this year to the Mountain Courtyard. This social event bring together new and returning faculty from across campus to kick off the 2021 academic year, meet their subject librarians, and hear about current and upcoming Library initiatives. 

This event was originally scheduled for October 13 but cancelled due to smoke from the Alisal Fire.

RSVP for the Annual Reception...

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  • Mon, 10/25/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Tue, 10/26/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Wed, 10/27/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Thu, 10/28/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 10/29/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Paseo

Open Access Week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make Open Access a new norm in scholarship and research.

During Open Access Week UCSB Library will host an information table in the Paseo. Stop by for information on open access...

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Día de los Muertos Altar
  • Fri, 10/29/2021 - 8:00am to Fri, 11/05/2021 - 6:00pm
Location: Ethnic & Gender Studies Collection

Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a holiday from Mexico with origins dating back to the Aztecs. Now a global festivity, it is celebrated wherever the Mexican diaspora exists. Traditionally, people build altars in their home and decorate them with ofrendas: offering for the dead. The most common offerings are: tamales, chiles, water, tequila and pan de muerto, a specific bread for the...

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  • Mon, 10/25/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Tue, 10/26/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Wed, 10/27/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Thu, 10/28/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 10/29/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Paseo

Open Access Week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make Open Access a new norm in scholarship and research.

During Open Access Week UCSB Library will host an information table in the Paseo. Stop by for information on open access...

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  • Mon, 10/25/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Tue, 10/26/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Wed, 10/27/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Thu, 10/28/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 10/29/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Paseo

Open Access Week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make Open Access a new norm in scholarship and research.

During Open Access Week UCSB Library will host an information table in the Paseo. Stop by for information on open access...

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  • Tue, 10/26/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
 
This event is free and open to the public. Please see campus COVID-19 guidelines here. If you are unable to attend in person, this event will be live-streamed on the UCSB Library Facebook page so you can watch along with us.
 

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  • Mon, 10/25/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Tue, 10/26/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Wed, 10/27/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Thu, 10/28/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 10/29/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Paseo

Open Access Week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make Open Access a new norm in scholarship and research.

During Open Access Week UCSB Library will host an information table in the Paseo. Stop by for information on open access...

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  • Mon, 10/25/2021 - 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Event Recording

 

Please join UCSB Library for two presentations in conjunction with Open Access Week 2021

UCSB Library and the ...

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  • Mon, 10/25/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Tue, 10/26/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Wed, 10/27/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Thu, 10/28/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 10/29/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Paseo

Open Access Week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make Open Access a new norm in scholarship and research.

During Open Access Week UCSB Library will host an information table in the Paseo. Stop by for information on open access...

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  • Tue, 10/19/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 10/20/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 10/21/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 10/22/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven 4-day workshop on October 19 - 22, 2021 for introduction to data visualization with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface through JupyterLabs. Learners should install Anaconda on their devices prior to the workshop. ...

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  • Tue, 10/19/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 10/20/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 10/21/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 10/22/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven 4-day workshop on October 19 - 22, 2021 for introduction to data visualization with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface through JupyterLabs. Learners should install Anaconda on their devices prior to the workshop. ...

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Postcards from Salinas
  • Wed, 10/20/2021 - 12:00pm
Location: Online
 
Please join us for a virtual conversation about the history and contributions of Filipina/o Americans on the Central Coast. This event is in conjunction with UCSB Library's exhibition Postcards from Salinas, on display in the Library's Ocean Gallery beginning October 1, 2021.
 
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  • Tue, 10/19/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 10/20/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 10/21/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 10/22/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven 4-day workshop on October 19 - 22, 2021 for introduction to data visualization with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface through JupyterLabs. Learners should install Anaconda on their devices prior to the workshop. ...

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  • Tue, 10/19/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 10/20/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 10/21/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 10/22/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven 4-day workshop on October 19 - 22, 2021 for introduction to data visualization with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface through JupyterLabs. Learners should install Anaconda on their devices prior to the workshop. ...

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  • Fri, 10/15/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in History and Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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  • Thu, 10/14/2021 - 9:00am to 11:30am
  • Fri, 10/15/2021 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This event is a two day example-driven workshop on October 14 and 15, 2021 for introduction to using version control with Git. This workshop builds on the skills presented in a Bash workshop offered on October 12 and 13, 2021. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and to try applying what they have...

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  • Thu, 10/14/2021 - 9:00am to 11:30am
  • Fri, 10/15/2021 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This event is a two day example-driven workshop on October 14 and 15, 2021 for introduction to using version control with Git. This workshop builds on the skills presented in a Bash workshop offered on October 12 and 13, 2021. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and to try applying what they have...

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Software Carpentry: Introduction to Bash-Shell logo
  • Tue, 10/12/2021 - 9:00am to 11:30am
  • Wed, 10/13/2021 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This event is a two day example-driven workshop on October 12 and 13, 2021 for introduction to using the Bash/Shell.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 their own research problems during and between sessions. You should be using a Windows, Mac, or...

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Software Carpentry: Introduction to Bash-Shell logo
  • Tue, 10/12/2021 - 9:00am to 11:30am
  • Wed, 10/13/2021 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This event is a two day example-driven workshop on October 12 and 13, 2021 for introduction to using the Bash/Shell.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 their own research problems during and between sessions. You should be using a Windows, Mac, or...

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  • Mon, 09/20/2021 - 8:00am to Fri, 09/24/2021 - 5:00pm
Location: Paseo

 

Stop by the UCSB Library from 11am to 2pm during Week of Welcome to learn more about how the Library can get you what you need to succeed! 

Take our Clue Me In!...

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  • Tue, 09/14/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

Watch a recording of the event

Join us for an artist talk with RT Livingston as she discusses the new UCSB Library exhibit, 9/11 RENEWAL/REBIRTH, in which she documents her experience as artist and citizen during the tragic events of 9/11.

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  • Mon, 08/23/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/24/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/25/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/26/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven 4-day workshop on August 23 - 26, 2021 for introduction to data visualization with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface.

Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and...

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  • Mon, 08/23/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/24/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/25/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/26/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven 4-day workshop on August 23 - 26, 2021 for introduction to data visualization with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface.

Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and...

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Data Carpentry Logo of Python logo with beach in background
  • Mon, 08/23/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/24/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/25/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/26/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven 4-day workshop on August 23 - 26, 2021 for introduction to data visualization with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface.

Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and...

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Data Carpentry Logo of Python logo with beach in background
  • Mon, 08/23/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/24/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/25/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/26/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven 4-day workshop on August 23 - 26, 2021 for introduction to data visualization with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface.

Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and...

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Data Carpentry Logo of R logo with beach in background
  • Mon, 08/16/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/17/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/18/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/19/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is a 4-day, example-driven workshop for introduction to R programming. 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 their own work. R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. This workshop will focus on the basics...

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Data Carpentry Logo of R logo with beach in background
  • Mon, 08/16/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/17/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/18/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/19/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is a 4-day, example-driven workshop for introduction to R programming. 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 their own work. R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. This workshop will focus on the basics...

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Data Carpentry Logo of R logo with beach in background
  • Mon, 08/16/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/17/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/18/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/19/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is a 4-day, example-driven workshop for introduction to R programming. 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 their own work. R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. This workshop will focus on the basics...

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Data Carpentry Logo of R logo with beach in background
  • Mon, 08/16/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/17/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/18/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/19/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is a 4-day, example-driven workshop for introduction to R programming. 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 their own work. R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. This workshop will focus on the basics...

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  • Fri, 08/13/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in History and Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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Software Carpentry Logo of hammer with beach in background
  • Wed, 08/11/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
  • Thu, 08/12/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location: Online

This event is a two day example-driven workshop on August 11 and 12, 2021 for introduction to using version control with Git. This workshop builds on the skills presented in a Bash workshop offered on August 9 and 10, 2021. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and to try applying what they have...

More
Software Carpentry Logo of hammer with beach in background
  • Wed, 08/11/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
  • Thu, 08/12/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location: Online

This event is a two day example-driven workshop on August 11 and 12, 2021 for introduction to using version control with Git. This workshop builds on the skills presented in a Bash workshop offered on August 9 and 10, 2021. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and to try applying what they have...

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Software Carpentry Logo of hammer with beach in background
  • Mon, 08/09/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
  • Tue, 08/10/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location: Online

This event is a two day example-driven workshop on August 9 and 10, 2021 for introduction to using the Bash/Shell.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 their own research problems during and between sessions. Participants should bring your own laptop to...

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Software Carpentry Logo of hammer with beach in background
  • Mon, 08/09/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
  • Tue, 08/10/2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location: Online

This event is a two day example-driven workshop on August 9 and 10, 2021 for introduction to using the Bash/Shell.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 their own research problems during and between sessions. Participants should bring your own laptop to...

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  • Fri, 07/16/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Physics and East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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  • Thu, 07/08/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Online

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To continue the conversation around...

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  • Fri, 06/04/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Counseling, Clinical, & School Psychology and Physics. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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  • Thu, 06/03/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

Zoom Link

Please join us for a virtual awards ceremony honoring the six recipients of the Library Award for Undergraduate Research...

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Zotero Citation Management Workshop Icon
  • Thu, 05/20/2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Online

The UCSB Library will be offering two Zotero workshops for graduate students during the spring quarter. The workshops will be conducted over Zoom and are scheduled for:

  • Tuesday, May 11 from 10am-12pm
  • Thursday, May 20 from 1-3pm

Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.These workshops are...

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Lunch & Learn event
  • Fri, 05/14/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Counseling, Clinical, & School Psychology and Physics. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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  • Fri, 05/14/2021 - 11:00am
Location: Online
  • Wed, 05/12/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 05/13/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 05/14/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This is a 3 day, example-driven workshop for introduction to using geospatial data in R. R is commonly used to perform spatial analysis and to generate map graphics in many scientific disciplines. This workshop will focus on visualizing the two basic geospatial data types using sample data from NSF NEON. This workshop will...

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  • Wed, 05/12/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 05/13/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 05/14/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This is a 3 day, example-driven workshop for introduction to using geospatial data in R. R is commonly used to perform spatial analysis and to generate map graphics in many scientific disciplines. This workshop will focus on visualizing the two basic geospatial data types using sample data from NSF NEON. This workshop will...

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  • Wed, 05/12/2021 - 5:00pm
Location: Online

Please note that Arts & Lectures is UCSB Library's partner for this event and advance registration through their website is required. You will be required to create a free UCSB Arts & Lectures account. Register Here 
You will be able to replay the talk for one week following the event.

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  • Wed, 05/12/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 05/13/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 05/14/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This is a 3 day, example-driven workshop for introduction to using geospatial data in R. R is commonly used to perform spatial analysis and to generate map graphics in many scientific disciplines. This workshop will focus on visualizing the two basic geospatial data types using sample data from NSF NEON. This workshop will...

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Baghdad National Museum
  • Tue, 05/11/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

Zoom Link

In conjunction with UCSB Library's virtual exhibition ...

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Zotero Citation Management Workshop Icon
  • Tue, 05/11/2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

The UCSB Library will be offering two Zotero workshops for graduate students during the spring quarter. The workshops will be conducted over Zoom and are scheduled for:

  • Tuesday, May 11 from 10am-12pm
  • Thursday, May 20 from 1-3pm

Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.These workshops are...

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  • Thu, 05/06/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 05/07/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This is a 2 day, example-driven workshop for introduction to R programming. 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 their own work.  R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. This workshop will focus on the basics of R...

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  • Thu, 05/06/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 05/07/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This is a 2 day, example-driven workshop for introduction to R programming. 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 their own work.  R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. This workshop will focus on the basics of R...

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Film Art with Mike Africa Jr. Profile
  • Tue, 05/04/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

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40 Years A Prisoner (2020) chronicles the controversial 1978 Philadelphia police raid on the radical back-to-nature group MOVE and a son’s decades-long fight to free his parents from prison in the aftermath. Directed by Tommy Oliver (1982...

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  • Fri, 04/16/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 04/23/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 04/30/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This three-week workshop series co-taught between UC Merced and UC Santa Barbara teaches the fundamentals of working with messy data. If you're in the humanities, social sciences, or natural sciences and you have messy data, this workshop will help you:

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  • Tue, 04/27/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

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Event is free and open to the public.  A Zoom link and password will be emailed on April 26th to all registered...

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Correcting Misrepresentations of Minorities
  • Mon, 04/26/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

View a recording of the event

Media representations of minorities, and how they’re shared in our society in the news, media, and social media can adversely affect how minorities see themselves and how others perceive them.

Despite these challenges, continued and unjust disadvantages are known to empower collective action...

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  • Fri, 04/16/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 04/23/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 04/30/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This three-week workshop series co-taught between UC Merced and UC Santa Barbara teaches the fundamentals of working with messy data. If you're in the humanities, social sciences, or natural sciences and you have messy data, this workshop will help you:

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America’s Wine The Legacy of Prohibition
  • Wed, 04/21/2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Online

Register Here for this virtual event. 

Pour a glass of wine and join the UCSB Library for a screening of America’s Wine: The Legacy of Prohibition, a documentary that offers an unprecedented overview of the legacy of National Prohibition and its continuing impact on the wine industry...

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  • Tue, 04/20/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

View a recording of the event

There is mounting evidence that economically disadvantaged and racial minority communities bear a greater share of environmental harms. This systematic pattern can be found across the world and over time. In California, existing large disparities in pollution exposure underlie many environmental justice concerns.

At the same time, policymakers increasingly rely on market-...

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  • Fri, 04/16/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 04/23/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 04/30/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This three-week workshop series co-taught between UC Merced and UC Santa Barbara teaches the fundamentals of working with messy data. If you're in the humanities, social sciences, or natural sciences and you have messy data, this workshop will help you:

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UCB Reads 2021 Selection When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir
  • Wed, 04/07/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

Register Here

Want to meet other Gauchos who care about racial justice? 

The UCSB Library is organizing student-led small group reading discussions for UCSB students to dive into the UCSB Reads 2021 book When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by...
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UCB Reads 2021 Selection When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir
  • Fri, 04/02/2021 - 12:00pm
Location: Online

Register Here

Want to meet other Gauchos who care about racial justice? 

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Ask Me Anything Library Reopening
  • Fri, 04/02/2021 - 11:00am
Location: Online

Event slides can be viewed here. 

The UCSB Library building will reopen for student study space in a limited capacity beginning Monday, March 29. We anticipate that many of our users will have questions about our reopening plans and we invite you...

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Alexandra Hui
  • Wed, 03/31/2021 - 3:30pm
Location: Online

Event video linked here.

UCSB Library and the Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Music present a talk by Alexandra Hui, part of the annual CISM in the Archive series featuring presentations by scholars highlighting sound recording materials in the Library’s Special Research Collections.

Hui will discuss the internal studies and large public survey performed by the Edison-Carnegie...
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Zine Making Club Flyer
  • Wed, 03/17/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Online

Join the Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity and the UCSB Library for a zine making club! Join us via Zoom for drop-in zine making sessions from 12:00 to 1:00PM.  All contributions to the zine will be included in the 2020-21 issue! 

Everyone is welcome. You can even request a zine kit to be mailed to you!...

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Photo of the book "When The Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir"
  • Fri, 03/12/2021 - 5:00pm
Location: Online

Register Here

Want to meet other Gauchos who care about racial justice? 

The UCSB Library is organizing student-led small group reading discussions for UCSB students to dive into the UCSB Reads 2021 book When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Cullors and asha bandele. You’ll have...
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Lunch & Learn event
  • Fri, 03/12/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Counseling, Clinical, & School Psychology and Physics. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the ...

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Study & Self-Care Week Badge with department logos and dates of events
  • Mon, 03/08/2021 - 9:00am to Fri, 03/12/2021 - 5:00am
Location: Online

Study & Self-Care Week - Workshops | Community | Music

Join the UCSB Library, UCSB ONDAS Student Center, UCSB Transfer Student Center and Health & Wellness during March 8 -...

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Cover of "When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir"
  • Wed, 03/03/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

Register Here

Want to meet other Gauchos who care about racial justice? 

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UCSB Reads logo in the middle with zines on a table in the background
  • Tue, 02/23/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

Register Here

Event is free and open to the public.  A Zoom link and password will be emailed on February 22nd to all registered attendees.

Join UCSB Library for the third annual UCSB Reads Zine workshop, now...

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ecology data carpentry logo with blue tropical flowers and leaves along the bottom half. A Python logo is on the right side of the square.
  • Thu, 02/18/2021 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 02/19/2021 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven two day workshop on February 18 and 19, 2021 for introduction to data visualization with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface. We will work with the Pandas and Plotnine packages going over data frames and plotting. 

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Zotero Citation Management Workshop Icon
  • Tue, 02/09/2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 02/18/2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Online

The UCSB Library will be offering two Zotero workshops for graduate students during the Winter quarter.  The workshops will be conducted over Zoom and are scheduled for:

Tuesday, February 9:  10 am – 12 pm

Thursday, February 18:  1-3 pm

Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  These workshops are designed for beginners, but tips will be shared that...

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ecology data carpentry logo with blue tropical flowers and leaves along the bottom half. A Python logo is on the right side of the square.
  • Thu, 02/18/2021 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
  • Fri, 02/19/2021 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven two day workshop on February 18 and 19, 2021 for introduction to data visualization with Python. Learners will start with basic information about Python syntax and the Jupyter notebook interface. We will work with the Pandas and Plotnine packages going over data frames and plotting. 

...

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Zine Making Club Flyer
  • Wed, 02/17/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Online

Join the Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity and the UCSB Library for a zine making club! Join us via Zoom for drop-in zine making sessions from 12:00 to 1:00PM.  All contributions to the zine will be included in the 2020-21 issue! 

Everyone is welcome. You can even request a zine kit to be mailed to you!...

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Lunch & Learn event
  • Fri, 02/12/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Linguistics and Computer Science. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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  • Fri, 02/12/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Online

Have you ever wanted to harvest data off a website that was not already in an analysis-friendly format? If so, this web scraping workshop is for you! Web scraping can be done entirely manually but it is usually faster, more efficient and less error-prone if automated. UCSB Research Data Services will navigate you through some basic web scraping techniques including how to use XPath and the Chrome web...

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Logo with Gear and Twitter Logo in Center
  • Thu, 02/11/2021 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Online

This is a demo for using twarc. twarc is a command line tool and Python library for gathering and working with Twitter JSON data via the public Twitter API. Emerging from the Black Lives Matter and Document the Now movements, twarc comes along with a loose set of community standards that respect the autonomy of the user and aligns with the EU's GDPR and Twitter's terms of service.  As part of...

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Zotero Citation Management Workshop Icon
  • Tue, 02/09/2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 02/18/2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Online

The UCSB Library will be offering two Zotero workshops for graduate students during the Winter quarter.  The workshops will be conducted over Zoom and are scheduled for:

Tuesday, February 9:  10 am – 12 pm

Thursday, February 18:  1-3 pm

Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  These workshops are designed for beginners, but tips will be shared that...

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Tia Blassingame Head Shot
  • Tue, 02/02/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

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In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2021, UCSB Library, the Art Department, and the College of Creative Studies are happy to present this event with Tia Blassingame, a book artist and printmaker whose work explores the...

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  • Mon, 01/25/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

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Join Sameer Pandya and Terence Keel for a discussion of Pandya’s recent novel Members Only, which engages with issues of racial politics and campus culture and considers the nature of brownness. 

Sameer Pandya is an Assistant Professor in UCSB’s Department of Asian American Studies and author of the story collection The Blind Writer, which was long-listed...

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  • Fri, 01/22/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven morning workshop on ...

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  • Thu, 01/21/2021 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven morning workshop on ...

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Zine Making Club Flyer
  • Wed, 01/20/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Online

This event has been canceled. We hope you will join us for the February Zine Club. 

Join the Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity and the UCSB Library for a zine making club! Join us via Zoom for drop-in zine making sessions from 12:00 to 1:00PM.  All contributions to the zine will be included in the 2020-21 issue! 

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  • Fri, 01/15/2021 - 12:00pm to 12:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in English and Psychological & Brain Sciences. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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UCSB Reads Book with Badge
  • Mon, 01/11/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Tue, 01/12/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Wed, 01/13/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Thu, 01/14/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 01/15/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Students living on or near campus will have the option to pick up a free copy of the UCSB Reads 2021 book from UCSB Bookstore daily January 11th - January 15th during the window walk up hours 11AM to 1pm while supplies last. The 2021 selection is When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Cullors and asha...

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UCSB Reads Book with Badge
  • Mon, 01/11/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Tue, 01/12/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Wed, 01/13/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Thu, 01/14/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 01/15/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Students living on or near campus will have the option to pick up a free copy of the UCSB Reads 2021 book from UCSB Bookstore daily January 11th - January 15th during the window walk up hours 11AM to 1pm while supplies last. The 2021 selection is When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Cullors and asha...

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  • Wed, 01/13/2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

Register here for this free event

A UCSB Reads 2021 event.

This event will be captioned.

“If you’re not outraged, you’re not paying attention” is a rallying cry in social justice circles. Indeed, there is plenty to...

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UCSB Reads Book with Badge
  • Mon, 01/11/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Tue, 01/12/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Wed, 01/13/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Thu, 01/14/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 01/15/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Students living on or near campus will have the option to pick up a free copy of the UCSB Reads 2021 book from UCSB Bookstore daily January 11th - January 15th during the window walk up hours 11AM to 1pm while supplies last. The 2021 selection is When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Cullors and asha...

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UCSB Reads Book with Badge
  • Mon, 01/11/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Tue, 01/12/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Wed, 01/13/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Thu, 01/14/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 01/15/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Students living on or near campus will have the option to pick up a free copy of the UCSB Reads 2021 book from UCSB Bookstore daily January 11th - January 15th during the window walk up hours 11AM to 1pm while supplies last. The 2021 selection is When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Cullors and asha...

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UCSB Reads Book with Badge
  • Mon, 01/11/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Tue, 01/12/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Wed, 01/13/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Thu, 01/14/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
  • Fri, 01/15/2021 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

Students living on or near campus will have the option to pick up a free copy of the UCSB Reads 2021 book from UCSB Bookstore daily January 11th - January 15th during the window walk up hours 11AM to 1pm while supplies last. The 2021 selection is When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Cullors and asha...

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UCSB’s Performing Arts Curator, David Seubert.
  • Thu, 01/07/2021 - 5:00pm
Location: Online

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Audio cylinders contain some of the earliest recordings made and heard by the public over a century ago. The UCSB Library has long played a leadership role in preserving and making these recordings accessible. Less well known is the important role of private collectors in these preservation efforts. 

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Zine Making Club Flyer
  • Thu, 10/15/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thu, 11/12/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thu, 12/17/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Online

Join the Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity (RCSGD) and the UCSB Library for a zine making club! Join us via Zoom for drop-in zine making sessions from 6:00 to 7:00PM.  All contributions to the zine will be included in the Fall issue, dropping in December! 

Everyone is welcome. You can even request a zine kit to be...

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R Markdown logo
  • Wed, 12/16/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 12/17/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
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Join us for a carpentry-style R Markdown workshop for scientific authoring developed by your own UCSB Carpentry Team. Participants will build on using their R data analysis skills in R Studio by learning how to create R Markdown documents that combine analysis and narrative. R Markdown makes it possible to work on a whole research project from within R Studio in an easily reproducible manner: from data upload, cleaning, and analysis, to writing your paper, adding figures,...
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R Markdown logo
  • Wed, 12/16/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 12/17/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location:
Join us for a carpentry-style R Markdown workshop for scientific authoring developed by your own UCSB Carpentry Team. Participants will build on using their R data analysis skills in R Studio by learning how to create R Markdown documents that combine analysis and narrative. R Markdown makes it possible to work on a whole research project from within R Studio in an easily reproducible manner: from data upload, cleaning, and analysis, to writing your paper, adding figures,...
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Study & Self-Care Week Badge
  • Mon, 12/07/2020 - 9:00am to Fri, 12/11/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Online

Study & Self-Care Week - Workshops | Community | Music

Join the UCSB Library, UCSB ONDAS Student Center, and Health & Wellness during December 7-11 for Study & Self-Care Week. Featured events and resources include a meditation with Health & Wellness, Winter Warm-Up with the ONDAS Center, and Well-Being Resources Libguide...

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  • Thu, 11/19/2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Online
 
UCSB Library is pleased to co-sponsor this lecture with artist, writer and producer Mitchell Kriegman. Kriegman will discuss how writers, choreographers, painters, composers and other creatives assert “authorship” and what it means to be an artist and the creative endeavor in the broad all...
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First Gen Zine Night Information
  • Tue, 11/17/2020 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: Online

Come Join Us For First-Gen Zine Night

Join us for a night of community-building and artistic expression! Learn from librarians about the craft of zine-making while developing your own artwork. Students will have the option of submitting their work to UCSB Library's Covid-19 Community Archives Project. 

This event is co-sponsored by Ondas Student Center, UCSB EOP, and UCSB Library. 

Zoom link: https://tinyurl.com/...

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UC GIS Week Logo
  • Tue, 11/17/2020 - 11:00am to Thu, 11/19/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Online
The UC GIS Week committee is proud to announce the first UC-Wide Gis Week. Join us for a 3-day virtual conference which celebrates the GIS work of the University of California faculty, staff, and students. The University of California System is holding an inaugural UC GIS Week on November 17th – 19th, 2020. We will celebrate all things mapping and geospatial. In light of the challenging times, we are coming together virtually to share our work with our community. If you are...
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  • Mon, 11/16/2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Online

Students Wanted for "Deep Dish" Focus Group

Register here

Join the University Librarian for a focus group conversation on how the Library can continue to serve and engage students during this time. Confirmed attendees will each receive a $15 Amazon gift card. 

Monday, November 16, 4-5PM

 

  • Fri, 11/13/2020 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Sociology and Computer & Electrical Engineering. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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Zine Making Club Flyer
  • Thu, 10/15/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thu, 11/12/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thu, 12/17/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Online

Join the Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity (RCSGD) and the UCSB Library for a zine making club! Join us via Zoom for drop-in zine making sessions from 6:00 to 7:00PM.  All contributions to the zine will be included in the Fall issue, dropping in December! 

Everyone is welcome. You can even request a zine kit to be...

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Library Carpentry Logo
  • Mon, 11/09/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
  • Tue, 11/10/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This event is a two day, example-driven workshop introducing data scrubbing with OpenRefine. OpenRefine is a free, Open Source tool for working with messy tabular data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged to help one another and to try applying what they have learned to their own work.  The workshop runs from 9AM - 11:30AM. 

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Library Carpentry Logo
  • Mon, 11/09/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
  • Tue, 11/10/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This event is a two day, example-driven workshop introducing data scrubbing with OpenRefine. OpenRefine is a free, Open Source tool for working with messy tabular data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged to help one another and to try applying what they have learned to their own work.  The workshop runs from 9AM - 11:30AM. 

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William Davies King
  • Thu, 11/05/2020 - 4:00pm to 5:15pm
  • Thu, 11/05/2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Location: Online

UCSB Library is pleased to co-sponsor two events organized by the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center (IHC) as part of their Critical Mass series. The first event is a discussion on collecting and hording between William Davies King (UCSB Theater & Dance) and Rebecca Falkoff (New York University).  The second is a staged reading of King's play...

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William Davies King
  • Thu, 11/05/2020 - 4:00pm to 5:15pm
  • Thu, 11/05/2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Location: Online

UCSB Library is pleased to co-sponsor two events organized by the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center (IHC) as part of their Critical Mass series. The first event is a discussion on collecting and hording between William Davies King (UCSB Theater & Dance) and Rebecca Falkoff (New York University).  The second is a staged reading of King's play...

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Esri screen grab
  • Fri, 10/30/2020 - 9:00am to 11:45am
Location: Online

This half-day workshop will be presented by ESRI Senior Researcher for Spatial Statistics Dr. Orhun Adyin. The workshop is intended for data scientists who want to gain understanding at the intersection of spatial analysis and machine learning. Attendees will gain understanding and working knowledge of spatial machine learning and...

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Zotero Citation Management Workshop Icon
  • Thu, 10/29/2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Online

Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  These workshops are designed for beginners, but tips will be shared that will help even experienced users.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  

 

Please sign up for a specific session by filling out the registration form at ...

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Zotero Citation Management Workshop Icon
  • Wed, 10/28/2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Online

Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  These workshops are designed for beginners, but tips will be shared that will help even experienced users.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  

 

Please sign up for a specific session...

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Diane Fujino and Matef Harmachis
  • Tue, 10/27/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

View a recording of the event.

Like today’s Movement for Black Lives, the 1960s Black Power movement was a critical moment when radical ideas suddenly took hold and unprecedented opportunities emerged for transformational change. While today’s activists look to the Black Panther Party (BPP) for inspiration and lessons, the...

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  • Fri, 10/09/2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
  • Fri, 10/16/2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
  • Fri, 10/23/2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This is a 3 day, example-driven workshop for introduction to R programming. 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 their own work.  R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. This workshop will focus on data...

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  • Wed, 10/21/2020 - 2:00pm
Location: Online

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Please join UCSB Library for an inspired by a class project and exhibition highlighting the history of disability culture and activism at UCSB.

Students from Jesse Miller's Winter 2020 “Disability Aesthetics" (ENGL 170DA) course will discuss their class...

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Zotero Citation Management Workshop Icon
  • Wed, 10/21/2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

Zotero is a free bibliography management tool that helps you collect citations for your research and generate entries for notes and bibliographies.  These workshops are designed for beginners, but tips will be shared that will help even experienced users.  While the workshops are designed for graduate students, UCSB faculty and other affiliated researchers are welcome to attend.  

Please sign up for a specific session by filling out the registration form at ...

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  • Tue, 10/20/2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Online

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In honor of National Disability Employment Awareness Month and the 30th anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Carsey-Wolf Center and UCSB Library are delighted to host a virtual discussion with the...

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woman holding video camera behind stacks
  • Tue, 10/20/2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Online

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Please join us for a “behind the stacks” look into the fascinating work performed by our Library curators, librarians, and specialists. While the physical Library space may be closed, our staff is still hard at work curating collections, expanding subject libraries, and developing innovative methods of academic support.

Featured Panelists:

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  • Fri, 10/16/2020 - 12:00pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Sociology and Computer & Electrical Engineering. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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software carpentry logo
  • Fri, 10/09/2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
  • Fri, 10/16/2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
  • Fri, 10/23/2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This is a 3 day, example-driven workshop for introduction to R programming. 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 their own work.  R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. This workshop will focus on data...

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Zine Making Club Flyer
  • Thu, 10/15/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thu, 11/12/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thu, 12/17/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Online

Join the Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity (RCSGD) and the UCSB Library for a zine making club! Join us via Zoom for drop-in zine making sessions from 6:00 to 7:00PM.  All contributions to the zine will be included in the Fall issue, dropping in December! 

Everyone is welcome. You can even request a zine kit to be...

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  • Tue, 10/13/2020 - 1:00pm to Fri, 10/30/2020 - 11:00am
Location: Online

Want to meet other Gauchos who care about racial justice?

UCSB Library is organizing student-led small group reading discussions for UCSB students to dive into the titles on the UCSB Reads shortlist, which includes memoirs,...

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  • Fri, 10/09/2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
  • Fri, 10/16/2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
  • Fri, 10/23/2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This is a 3 day, example-driven workshop for introduction to R programming. 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 their own work.  R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. This workshop will focus on data...

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  • Tue, 10/06/2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Online

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Please join us for a “behind the stacks” look into the fascinating work performed by our Library curators, librarians, and specialists. While the physical Library space may be closed, our staff is still hard at work curating collections, expanding subject libraries, and developing innovative methods of academic support.

Featured panelists:

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View of Library Entrance at Night
  • Thu, 10/01/2020 - 8:00am to Thu, 10/08/2020 - 11:30pm
Location: Online

The Library is pleased to present its first virtual escape room “Escape the Library” created by Librarians Heather Nisen, Mary-Michelle Moore, and Staff Marcos Aguilar for this year's Fall Campus Welcome.

Join us with your friends or solo and escape the library after hours, in this 60 minute race against the clock!

Those who complete the Escape and a short survey between October 1st and October 8th will be entered into a raffle of $300 of...

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  • Tue, 09/22/2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Online

Please join us for a “behind the stacks” look into the fascinating work performed by our Library curators, librarians, and specialists. While the physical Library space may be closed, our staff is still hard at work curating collections, expanding subject libraries, and developing innovative methods of academic support.

Featured panelists:
  • Danelle Moon, Head of Special Research Collections
  • David...
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  • Wed, 09/09/2020 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Psychological and Brain Sciences and English. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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Gifts of Imperfection
  • Thu, 07/30/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/06/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/13/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 09/03/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Online

In collaboration with UCSB Library, Health & Wellness is hosting its first Health & Wellness book club!  Each week through September 10, UCSB Health & Wellness staff will lead a discussion of Brené Brown's book The Gifts of Imperfection. Didn't get to the reading this week?  Join us anyway! Come as you are and explore what it might look like to live a "whole hearted" life.

Book: The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
Thursdays: 5:00...

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  • Wed, 08/19/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/26/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 09/02/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example driven workshop series for basic python computing. non-programmers or novice programmers in this series will learn 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 computing.  We will meet for 3 hours from 9AM - 12PM every Wednesday and Thursday on August 19, 20, 26, 27, and September 2.  Short tutorials alternate...

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  • Mon, 08/17/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/18/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 08/24/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/25/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 09/01/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven workshop series for basic computing covering the R Studio Interface and data skills and analysis for R. We will meet for 3 hours from 9AM - 12PM every Monday and Tuesday on August 17, 18, 24, 25, and September 1.  R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help...

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Gifts of Imperfection
  • Thu, 07/30/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/06/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/13/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 09/03/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Online

In collaboration with UCSB Library, Health & Wellness is hosting its first Health & Wellness book club!  Each week through September 10, UCSB Health & Wellness staff will lead a discussion of Brené Brown's book The Gifts of Imperfection. Didn't get to the reading this week?  Join us anyway! Come as you are and explore what it might look like to live a "whole hearted" life.

Book: The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
Thursdays: 5:00...

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  • Wed, 08/19/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/26/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 09/02/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example driven workshop series for basic python computing. non-programmers or novice programmers in this series will learn 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 computing.  We will meet for 3 hours from 9AM - 12PM every Wednesday and Thursday on August 19, 20, 26, 27, and September 2.  Short tutorials alternate...

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  • Wed, 08/19/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/26/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 09/02/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example driven workshop series for basic python computing. non-programmers or novice programmers in this series will learn 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 computing.  We will meet for 3 hours from 9AM - 12PM every Wednesday and Thursday on August 19, 20, 26, 27, and September 2.  Short tutorials alternate...

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  • Mon, 08/17/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/18/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 08/24/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/25/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 09/01/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven workshop series for basic computing covering the R Studio Interface and data skills and analysis for R. We will meet for 3 hours from 9AM - 12PM every Monday and Tuesday on August 17, 18, 24, 25, and September 1.  R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help...

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  • Mon, 08/17/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/18/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 08/24/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/25/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 09/01/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven workshop series for basic computing covering the R Studio Interface and data skills and analysis for R. We will meet for 3 hours from 9AM - 12PM every Monday and Tuesday on August 17, 18, 24, 25, and September 1.  R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help...

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Gifts of Imperfection
  • Thu, 07/30/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/06/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/13/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 09/03/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Online

In collaboration with UCSB Library, Health & Wellness is hosting its first Health & Wellness book club!  Each week through September 10, UCSB Health & Wellness staff will lead a discussion of Brené Brown's book The Gifts of Imperfection. Didn't get to the reading this week?  Join us anyway! Come as you are and explore what it might look like to live a "whole hearted" life.

Book: The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
Thursdays: 5:00...

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  • Wed, 08/19/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/26/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 09/02/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example driven workshop series for basic python computing. non-programmers or novice programmers in this series will learn 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 computing.  We will meet for 3 hours from 9AM - 12PM every Wednesday and Thursday on August 19, 20, 26, 27, and September 2.  Short tutorials alternate...

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  • Wed, 08/19/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 08/26/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wed, 09/02/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example driven workshop series for basic python computing. non-programmers or novice programmers in this series will learn 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 computing.  We will meet for 3 hours from 9AM - 12PM every Wednesday and Thursday on August 19, 20, 26, 27, and September 2.  Short tutorials alternate...

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  • Tue, 08/18/2020 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: Online

Join us for Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by students in Chemical Engineering and Linguistics. Lunch & Learn is co-sponsored by the Graduate Division, the Graduate Student Association, and the ...

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  • Mon, 08/17/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/18/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 08/24/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/25/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 09/01/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven workshop series for basic computing covering the R Studio Interface and data skills and analysis for R. We will meet for 3 hours from 9AM - 12PM every Monday and Tuesday on August 17, 18, 24, 25, and September 1.  R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help...

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  • Mon, 08/17/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/18/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Mon, 08/24/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 08/25/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tue, 09/01/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven workshop series for basic computing covering the R Studio Interface and data skills and analysis for R. We will meet for 3 hours from 9AM - 12PM every Monday and Tuesday on August 17, 18, 24, 25, and September 1.  R is commonly used in many scientific disciplines for data analysis and creating data visualizations. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help...

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Gifts of Imperfection
  • Thu, 07/30/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/06/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/13/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 09/03/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Online

In collaboration with UCSB Library, Health & Wellness is hosting its first Health & Wellness book club!  Each week through September 10, UCSB Health & Wellness staff will lead a discussion of Brené Brown's book The Gifts of Imperfection. Didn't get to the reading this week?  Join us anyway! Come as you are and explore what it might look like to live a "whole hearted" life.

Book: The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
Thursdays: 5:00...

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  • Wed, 08/12/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
  • Thu, 08/13/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven workshop for version control using Git. 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 their own work. Learners should create a github account if they do not have one already.
The workshop runs from 9AM - 11:30AM.  

Registration is at:...

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  • Wed, 08/12/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
  • Thu, 08/13/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven workshop for version control using Git. 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 their own work. Learners should create a github account if they do not have one already.
The workshop runs from 9AM - 11:30AM.  

Registration is at:...

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  • Mon, 08/10/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
  • Tue, 08/11/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven workshop for introduction to the bash-shell. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged to help one another and to try applying what they have learned to their own work.  Learners should confirm if they have a terminal shell or git-bash. If not, please refer to the setup for instructions on installing git-bash. The workshop runs from 9AM - 11:30AM.

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  • Mon, 08/10/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
  • Tue, 08/11/2020 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven workshop for introduction to the bash-shell. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged to help one another and to try applying what they have learned to their own work.  Learners should confirm if they have a terminal shell or git-bash. If not, please refer to the setup for instructions on installing git-bash. The workshop runs from 9AM - 11:30AM.

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Gifts of Imperfection
  • Thu, 07/30/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/06/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/13/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 09/03/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Online

In collaboration with UCSB Library, Health & Wellness is hosting its first Health & Wellness book club!  Each week through September 10, UCSB Health & Wellness staff will lead a discussion of Brené Brown's book The Gifts of Imperfection. Didn't get to the reading this week?  Join us anyway! Come as you are and explore what it might look like to live a "whole hearted" life.

Book: The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
Thursdays: 5:00...

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Gifts of Imperfection
  • Thu, 07/30/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/06/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/13/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/20/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 08/27/2020 - 5:00pm
  • Thu, 09/03/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Online

In collaboration with UCSB Library, Health & Wellness is hosting its first Health & Wellness book club!  Each week through September 10, UCSB Health & Wellness staff will lead a discussion of Brené Brown's book The Gifts of Imperfection. Didn't get to the reading this week?  Join us anyway! Come as you are and explore what it might look like to live a "whole hearted" life.

Book: The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
Thursdays: 5:00...

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  • Tue, 07/28/2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Online

Lunch & Learn is back by popular demand!

Join us for the first-ever virtual Lunch & Learn, where you'll have the chance to socialize with other grad students and hear talks by fellow students in Environmental Science & Management and Spanish & Portuguese. 
 
While we won't be able to share pizza together in person, all attendees will be entered into a raffle to win one of ten $15 Grubhub gift cards.
 
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Library Carpentry
  • Wed, 06/03/2020 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 06/10/2020 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 06/17/2020 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Online
This event is an example-driven weekly half-day workshop on June 3, 10, and 17 for introduction to the Bash-shell and introductory techniques for web scraping. 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 their own work. We will be applying our own Library Desktracker data for automating workflows in the workshop.
Registration is...
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  • Mon, 05/18/2020 - 6:00pm
  • Mon, 06/01/2020 - 6:00pm
  • Mon, 06/15/2020 - 6:00pm
Location: Online

Join the Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity and the UCSB Library for a zine making club! This quarter the club is going remote, so join us via Zoom for drop-in zine making sessions from 6:00 to 7:00PM every other Monday.  All contributions to the zine will be included in the June issue, dropping on June 16! For more info and the Zoom link, visit the Zine Club site.

Library Carpentry
  • Wed, 06/03/2020 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 06/10/2020 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 06/17/2020 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Online
This event is an example-driven weekly half-day workshop on June 3, 10, and 17 for introduction to the Bash-shell and introductory techniques for web scraping. 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 their own work. We will be applying our own Library Desktracker data for automating workflows in the workshop.
Registration is...
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Library Carpentry
  • Wed, 06/03/2020 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 06/10/2020 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Wed, 06/17/2020 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Online
This event is an example-driven weekly half-day workshop on June 3, 10, and 17 for introduction to the Bash-shell and introductory techniques for web scraping. 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 their own work. We will be applying our own Library Desktracker data for automating workflows in the workshop.
Registration is...
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  • Mon, 05/18/2020 - 6:00pm
  • Mon, 06/01/2020 - 6:00pm
  • Mon, 06/15/2020 - 6:00pm
Location: Online

Join the Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity and the UCSB Library for a zine making club! This quarter the club is going remote, so join us via Zoom for drop-in zine making sessions from 6:00 to 7:00PM every other Monday.  All contributions to the zine will be included in the June issue, dropping on June 16! For more info and the Zoom link, visit the Zine Club site.

Storke Plaza
  • Fri, 05/29/2020 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
 This event was cancelled due to the Covid-19 campus closure. 
 
In 1954, UC Santa Barbara (then known as Santa Barbara College of the University of California) relocated from the city proper and found a home in a former Marine Corps airbase used in World War II. So began...
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R Data Carpentry
  • Fri, 05/22/2020 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Fri, 05/29/2020 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven two-day half-day workshop on May 22 and 29 for basic computing covering the R Studio Interface and data skills for R. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and try applying what they have learned to their own research problems during, and between sessions. Registration is at: ...

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Library award for undergraduate research
  • Thu, 05/28/2020 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Online

Please join us on Zoom for a virtual awards ceremony honoring the six recipients of the Library Award for Undergraduate Research.  Prizes of $750 for first place and $500 for second place will go to two students from each of three main disciplines:  Sciences & Engineering, Humanities & Fine Arts, and Social Sciences. 

Join...

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Mental Health Awareness Green Ribbon
  • Tue, 05/26/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Online

Take a healthy study break before finals. Join the UCSB Library and Health & Wellness for a virtual trivia game followed by meditation. The trivia game (via Kahoots!) will include a variety of topics, including some questions about UCSB. All UCSB questions are from the "Campus by the Sea" Online Exhibition

Schedule:

4pm -...

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R Data Carpentry
  • Fri, 05/22/2020 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Fri, 05/29/2020 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online

This event is an example-driven two-day half-day workshop on May 22 and 29 for basic computing covering the R Studio Interface and data skills for R. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and try applying what they have learned to their own research problems during, and between sessions. Registration is at: ...

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  • Tue, 05/19/2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Online

The Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory will host Stacy Penna from QSR, the makers of NVIVO. Stacy will present on the best practices for NVIVO collaboration with colleagues and research teams. With a shared goal of creating a community of practice around qualitative research, Stacy is hoping to do this community building across California.

Stacy’s presentation will be followed by a discussion lead by Jon Jablonski, Director Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory...

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  • Mon, 05/18/2020 - 6:00pm
  • Mon, 06/01/2020 - 6:00pm
  • Mon, 06/15/2020 - 6:00pm
Location: Online

Join the Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity and the UCSB Library for a zine making club! This quarter the club is going remote, so join us via Zoom for drop-in zine making sessions from 6:00 to 7:00PM every other Monday.  All contributions to the zine will be included in the June issue, dropping on June 16! For more info and the Zoom link, visit the Zine Club site.

  • Mon, 05/04/2020 - 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Campbell Hall

Because of COVID-19, this in person talk was canceled, but Elizabeth Rush will give a community talk online

A free lecture and book-signing by Elizabeth Rush, author of the UCSB Reads 2020 selection Rising:...

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  • Sun, 05/03/2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location:

Watch Sea Level Rise and our Local Marshlands: A Short Presentation and video tour of local marshlands with UCSB Researchers Andrew Brooks and Charles Lester

This walking tour was cancelled due to the Covid-19 campus closure. 

Join Andrew Brooks, Director of the...

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Alexandra Hui
  • Wed, 04/29/2020 - 3:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections

This event was cancelled due to the Covid-19 campus closure.

CISM in the Archive presents a talk by Alexandra Hui, Associate Professor in the Department of History at Mississippi State University. 

Hui is an historian of science whose recent research focuses on auditory perception.  Stay tuned for more details about Hui's April 29 talk.

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

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  • Mon, 04/27/2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
 
This event was cancelled due to the Covid-19 campus closure. 
 
In conjunction with the UCSB Reads 2020 book Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore, please join Cris...
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  • Wed, 04/22/2020 - 4:00pm
Location:

The recorded discussion is now available on the Library's Vimeo page. Watch now.

Join UCSB Reads 2020 author of Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore for a free online community talk on Earth Day about Rising and the impact of sea level rise on the United States.  Event moderated by David...

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  • Wed, 04/15/2020 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus

In response to the Chancellor’s recent email about mitigation efforts for covid-19 transmission, we will be canceling this event. Thank you for understanding.

On Wednesday, April 15th from 4:30-8 pm, UC Santa Barbara will host the 3rd Annual UCSB Arts Walk at various locations across campus. Students, faculty, staff, and community members will have the opportunity to visit galleries and studios, watch preview performances and behind the scenes...

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Ethan Chang
  • Tue, 04/14/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
Watch Now: Pacific Views Talk with Ethan Chang.

As part of its Pacific Views: Library Speaker Series, UCSB Library presents a talk by Ethan Chang, a Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellow in Asian American Studies and Black Studies. 

 

How do ordinary people learn to lead and dedicate their lives to movements for social change? This lecture examines the people, pedagogy, and practices of the...

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  • Wed, 04/08/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This event was cancelled due to the Covid-19 campus closure. 

Join the UCSB Library and Health & Wellness for an interactive afternoon of speed friending (like speed dating, but for...

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  • Tue, 04/07/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
This event was cancelled due to the Covid-19 campus closure. 
 
Climate change is increasing the frequency and severity of extreme weather events, says the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction. In fact, they report that climate-related disasters (ie. floods, storms, droughts) accounted...
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  • Tue, 03/10/2020 - 7:30pm
Location: Other, on-campus

In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2020, the Carsey-Wolf Center presents the film screening of Anthropocene: The Human Epoch, followed by a moderated dicussion. 

TUESDAY, MARCH 10, 2020 / 7:30 PM to 10 PM POLLOCK THEATER

A...

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  • Tue, 03/10/2020 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab
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 GitHub and building R Shiny applications. All sessions take place at the UCSB Library Collaboratory and anyone is welcome to sign up to attend using the link:

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  • Wed, 03/04/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

The UCSB Library and UCSB Sustainability invites you to a Jeopardy-style discussion based on Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore by Elizabeth Rush. Rising is UCSB Reads...

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Stars of Jazz
  • Tue, 03/03/2020 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Location: UCSB Pollock Theater

UCSB Library and the Carsey-Wolf Center are pleased to bring you a special screening of the Stars of Jazz series.  Stars of Jazz aired weekly on KABC-TV in Los Angeles from June 25, 1956 to December 29, 1958, with additional national broadcasts on the ABC network. Hosted by musician and actor Bobby Troup, the series offered viewers the highest possible caliber of live jazz performers and performances. During the civil...

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  • Tue, 02/25/2020 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab
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 GitHub and building R Shiny applications. All sessions take place at the UCSB Library Collaboratory and anyone is welcome to sign up to attend using the link:

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North Campus Open Space Restoration Project
  • Sat, 02/22/2020 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location: Other, on-campus
In conjunction with the UCSB Reads 2020 book Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore by Elizabeth Rush, UCSB Library is pleased to sponsor a tour of the North Campus Open Space Restoration Project. Join Lisa Stratton, Director of Ecosystem Management for UCSB's Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration (CCBER) for a tour highlighting how restoration of the estuary will support a...
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Zotero Citation Management Workshop Icon
  • Thu, 02/20/2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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 process, and more!

Space is limited. Please register by Friday, February 14th to secure your seat.

When: 10am - 12pm,...

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  • Tue, 02/18/2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Dr. Ken Hiltner, a professor of environmental humanities, will facilitate a book discussion on the UCSB Reads 2020 selection Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore by Elizabeth Rush.  For more information about the book selection, please...

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  • Wed, 02/12/2020 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

This year, the UCSB library acquired the complete 44-volume facsimile edition of William Faulkner’s most important manuscripts, now housed in the UCSB Library's Special Research Collections. To celebrate this, the UCSB library and the English Department invites everyone to an afternoon of lively presentations that uncover the creative process of this celebrated author. 

Talks by undergraduate and graduate students who have engaged in archival research on William...

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  • Sat, 02/08/2020 - 1:00pm
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In collaboration with UCSB Reads, The ...

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  • Wed, 02/05/2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections

Not all research requires lab coats! This drop-in event will introduce you to UCSB Library's archives and special collections resources, and how to use these unique materials to explore historical topics and develop research projects. Join us in exploring archival collections and research.

 
  • Tue, 02/04/2020 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Join the 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 how they are made here.

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  • Tue, 02/04/2020 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab
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 GitHub and building R Shiny applications. All sessions take place at the UCSB Library Collaboratory and anyone is welcome to sign up to attend using the link:

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  • Fri, 01/31/2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Join UCSB CALPIRG and UCSB Library for a screening of the Oscar-nominated documentary ‘Gasland.” A panel discussion following the screening will discuss the effects of fracking as it relates to public health, the environment, and communities. The panel includes: Sharon Tettegah (Director, Center for Black Studies Research),...

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  • Fri, 01/31/2020 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: DREAM Lab
Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills. This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management...
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  • Thu, 01/30/2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Please join UCSB Library, the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships, and the California NanoSystems Institute at a workshop to help you craft a caption that quickly, clearly, and succinctly shares the importance of your artwork. Amanda Stansell (Lecturer, UCSB Writing Program) will use the Art of Science submission framework to provide tips and tricks for writing strong captions for communicating...
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  • Tue, 01/28/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2020 UCSB Library presents a talk by Leah Stokes, Assistant Professor of Political Science, to be followed by a public reception.
 
Whether it’s sea level rise in the Bay Area, hurricanes in New York City and the Bahamas, or fires and extreme rainfall leading to mudslides in our own Santa Barbara, we are already experiencing climate change. Stokes will discuss the...
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  • Tue, 01/21/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

UCSB Library presents a panel discussion that will provide a national and international perspective on climate justice in conjunction with UCSB Reads 2020. Climate justice frames climate change as a civil rights issue in addition to an environmental issue. In Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore, UCSB Reads 2020 author Elizabeth Rush combines rigorous reporting and lyrical storytelling to depict the impact of sea level rise in the United States and ...

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  • Fri, 01/17/2020 - 12:30pm to 5:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab

Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills. This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management, and task automation. Participants will be encouraged to help one another and to apply what they have learned to their own...

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  • Fri, 01/17/2020 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab

Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills. This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management, and task automation. Participants will be encouraged to help one another and to apply what they have learned to their own research problems....

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ecodatascience_logo
  • Tue, 01/14/2020 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab
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 GitHub and building R Shiny applications. All sessions take place at the UCSB Library Collaboratory and anyone is welcome to sign up to attend using the link:

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  • Tue, 01/14/2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Paseo

Chancellor Henry T. Yang, Executive Vice Chancellor David Marshall, University Librarian Kristin Antelman, and Alison Sir, the President of Associated Students will hand out free copies of the UCSB Reads 2020 book to UCSB students while supplies last. The 2020 selection is Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore, a work of creative nonfiction by Elizabeth Rush. 

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

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

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  • Wed, 12/04/2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

UCSB Library is excited to present this UCSB History Trivia Event in conjunction with the Associated Students Living History Project, which works with student groups to document the history of student activism at UCSB. Learn about campus activism including the New Free University, CIA Officer-in-Residence Program, and the Oil Spill.  Copies of primary sources from UCSB Library's Special Research Collections documenting these...

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  • Tue, 12/03/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab

This workshop will be taught by An Bui, a graduate student in the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology who broadly focuses on community composition and function in the context of global climate change. She will introduce the basics of community analysis in the R package vegan and work through some of the most useful functions within the package with data in a format that is typically used in community ecology. The workshop is designed for anyone who...

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  • Fri, 11/22/2019 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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 their own research problems during and between sessions. Participants should bring their own laptop to...

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  • Thu, 11/21/2019 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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 their own research problems during and between sessions. Participants should bring their own laptop to...

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Zotero
  • Tue, 11/19/2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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 process, and more!

Space is limited. Please register by Friday, November 15 to secure...

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  • Tue, 11/19/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab
This workshop will be taught by Gavin McDonald, a project researcher with the Environmental Market Solutions Lab (emLab) at UCSB. He will provide an introduction to the 'tidymodels' universe of R packages. This suite of packages provides tools for predictive model training and testing that leverage modern 'tidyverse' design philosophy. Some of the packages that will be discussed include rsample, recipes, parsnip, and yardstic. 
 

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LeRon Shults
  • Mon, 11/18/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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 (University of Adger, Norway) argues that the Humanities are needed to help guide the ethical conversations around AI by becoming more engaged in “Human Simulation,” a new...
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  • Fri, 11/15/2019 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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 their own research problems during and between sessions. Participants should bring their own laptop to...

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  • Thu, 11/14/2019 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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 their own research problems during and between sessions. Participants should bring their own laptop to work on. This should be a Windows, Mac, or Linux machine, not a Chromebook or tablet...

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postcard
  • Wed, 11/13/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

UCSB Library invites campus and the community to the opening event for the new exhibition From Eunice Foote to UCSB: A Story of Women, Science and Climate Change

Event will include a panel discussion with UCSB faculty...

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  • Fri, 11/08/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Join us for our November Lunch & Learn!  Friday, November 8th 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 Association. 

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

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

 

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UCSB Mom & Dad
  • Sat, 11/02/2019 - 2:00pm
Location: Paseo

Meet in the UCSB Library, Paseo West Lobby (across from Arbor/Girvetz Hall)

The UCSB Library serves as the hub of intellectual and cultural activity on campus, providing 24-hour study space; more than 3 million books and 400 online databases; research consultations and classes; and technologies essential for student success. A cafe, art exhibitions, nap pods (ok, sometimes we sleep), and stunning views from the 8th floor also provide students a respite in their...

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Campus by the Sea
  • Fri, 11/01/2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections

Meet in the UCSB Library, Special Research Collections (3rd Floor Mountain Side)

UCSB 75th Anniversary Exhibition Open House: “Campus by the Sea” is part of Parents & Family Weekend.

Learn about UCSB’s history from its roots as a manual training school in 1891 to its years as the liberal arts Santa Barbara College and, finally, its birth in 1944 as part of the UC system. The curators will walk you through archival documents and photographs...

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

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 should be a Windows, Mac, or Linux machine, not a Chromebook or tablet. You should also be sure to have admin privileges on your laptop. Learners should also create a github account in...

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Ian Nagoski
  • Wed, 10/30/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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 and around New York City radically hastened the distribution of musical cultures and documented thousands of performances by performers from present-day Turkey, Syria, Armenia, Lebanon,...
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  • Tue, 10/29/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab

This workshop will be taught by Dan Ovando, a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Washington School of Aquatic and Fishery Science. He will give an introduction to Bayesian statistical inference using R and Stan (https://mc-stan.org/). Been interested in using...

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

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.

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

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 Research Collections, this exhibition examines how and when UCSB transformed from a sleepy liberal arts college into a world class research institution.

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

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 should be a Windows, Mac, or Linux machine, not a Chromebook or tablet. You should also be sure to have admin privileges on your laptop. Learners should also create a github account in...

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

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 communicate and share experiences, and to generally support editors in navigating the complex and constantly changing scholarly publishing environment.  Brief remarks will occur at 4:45...

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Open Access
  • Mon, 10/21/2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab

Monday, October 21, 10am-12pm
Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory,2nd Floor, Mountain Side
Presenters: Des Alaniz & Trang Le. RSVP to dalaniz@ucsb.edu

Wikidata, like its sister organization Wikipedia, is a linked data repository that’s free and open to the community at large to edit, copy, use and re-use. Unlike traditional...

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

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 openness, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make open access research and scholarship sustainable.

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

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 computing. Participants should bring their own laptop to work on. This should be a Windows, Mac, or Linux machine, not a Chromebook or tablet. You should also be sure to have admin...

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  • Thu, 10/17/2019 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1575

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 computing. Participants should bring their own laptop to work on. This should be a Windows, Mac, or Linux machine, not a Chromebook or tablet. You should also be sure to have admin...

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

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 computing. Participants should bring their own laptop to work on. This should be a Windows, Mac, or Linux machine, not a Chromebook or tablet. You should also be sure to have admin...

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

Join us for our October 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 Association. 

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

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 computing. Participants should bring their own laptop to work on. This should be a Windows, Mac, or Linux machine, not a Chromebook or tablet. You should also be sure to have admin...

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  • Tue, 10/08/2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1575
Start the quarter off on the right foot with this 75 minute hands-on workshop where we'll go over how to start organizing your research, study needs and other important information in one place.  We'll be using bullet journal techniques to create a temporal map of the quarter, highlighting times that are important to you and your class schedule.  
 
Bring your class syllabi, list of important dates, and your creativity.  We'll provide supplies (...
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  • Wed, 10/02/2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
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.
Zotero
  • Tue, 10/01/2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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 process, and more!

Space is limited. Please register by Friday, September 27 to secure your seat.

When: 10 am - 12 pm,...

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Front of Music Library
  • Tue, 09/24/2019 - 11:00am
  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 11:00am
  • Thu, 09/26/2019 - 1:00pm
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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 the second floor.
Tours are 25-30 minutes.  

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

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 Instruction & Training Room 1312 (located on the 1st Floor, Mountain Side). Enjoy snacks and meet fellow students as well as librarians, staff, and library student workers as you learn more...

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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 the second floor.
Tours are 25-30 minutes.  

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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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 the second floor.
Tours are 25-30 minutes.  

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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  • 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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  • Wed, 09/04/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Join us for our September Lunch & Learn!  Wednesday, September 4 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 Association.  

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  • Wed, 08/07/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Join us for our August Lunch & Learn!  Wednesday, August 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 by UCSB Library, UCSB Graduate Division and the UCSB Graduate Student Association.  

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  • Wed, 07/10/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

Join us for our June Lunch & Learn!  Wednesday, July 10 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 Association.  

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Software Carpentry
  • Tue, 06/25/2019 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Location: DREAM Lab
UCSB Library is offering a 12 week series of lessons 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 computing. Lessons are sequential and build on top of each other, but attendance for all twelve lessons is not required.  
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Eco.Data.Science
  • Tue, 06/11/2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: DREAM Lab

This tutorial will focus on Python packages, Xarray and Dask provides a powerful interface for working with and running computations on larger N-D datasets (multidimensional) utilizing encoded labels such as space and time information to make computation easier. In short, Xarray is very useful in keeping your...

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Michelle Caswell
  • Mon, 06/10/2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

In the 1970s, feminist communication scholars first proposed the term “symbolic annihilation” to describe the ways in which women are absent, underrepresented, or misrepresented in mainstream media. Taking this concept as a starting point, Michelle Caswell (UCLA) will examine the ways in which mainstream archival practice has symbolically annihilated communities of color and LGBTQ communities through absence, underrepresentation, and misrepresentation. She will invite us to...

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Archives
  • Mon, 06/10/2019 - 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Are you interested in archival studies or archival work? Are you interested in working in archives as a away to further social justice and dismantle oppressive power structures? Bring your questions and join us for an open informational session with Professor Michelle Caswell at 2:00PM.  Caswell will also present her public talk Past Imperfect: Imagining Our Way Out of Annihilation in...
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  • Fri, 06/07/2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312

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. Sponsored by UCSB Library, UCSB Graduate Division and the UCSB Graduate Student Association.  

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Study Break