Events & Exhibits

Today’s Events & Exhibits

Jan 31, 2019 - May 31, 2019 (All Day)
Las Dos Californias: Alta California and Baja California
European explorers reached the west coast of North America in the mid-sixteenth century, and both Alta California and Baja California have continued to sound their siren calls to the adventurous …

Upcoming Events & Exhibits

Feb 25, 2019 (12:00 pm - 1:30 pm)
World Bookmark Day
Exhibit on view through February 28 Celebrate the third annual World Bookmark Day on February 25! The event expresses appreciation for the companion of books for over 2,000 years. Join …

Feb 26, 2019 (4:30 pm - 6:00 pm)
The Limits of Science: A Discussion and Book Signing with Theoretical Physicist Massimiliano Di Ventra
In his new book, The Scientific Method: Reflections from a Practitioner, theoretical physicist Massimiliano Di Ventra discusses in a clear and colloquial style what type of information science can provide …

Feb 27, 2019 (5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)
Defiance and Protest: Forgotten Acts of Individual Jewish Resistance in Nazi Germany with Wolf Gruner
*This event is sold out but walk-ins will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis if seats become available. Due to the success of the Holocaust Living History Workshops, registration is now required …

Mar 1, 2019 (11:45 am - 1:00 pm)
Dr. Seuss’s 115th Birthday Celebration
Join the Audrey Geisel University Librarian, Erik Mitchell and Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Alysson Satterlund as we celebrate the 115th birthday of Dr. Seuss and National Read Across America Day! Arrive …

Mar 5, 2019 (5:00 pm - 6:30 pm)
The Perfect Predator: Discussion and Book Signing with Steffanie Strathdee and Thomas Patterson
Delve into the realms of predatory superbugs with infectious disease epidemiologist Steffanie Strathdee and her husband, psychologist Thomas Patterson during a discussion and Q&A. This medical-mystery memoir tells the incredible …

Mar 7, 2019 (10:00 am - 11:30 am)
EndNote Desktop
Writing a research paper and need to manage your references? Using EndNote already, but want to learn about its "power" features (e.g., Connect, "Cite While You Write," etc.)? Take this …

Mar 7, 2019 (2:00 pm - 3:30 pm)
Using Bibliometrics and Altmetrics to Communicate Research Impact
In this workshop, you will learn about the tools for gathering citation-based and alternative metrics, along with their advantages and limitations; how to incorporate them into the story you want …

Feb 25, 2019 - Mar 11, 2019 (All Day)
VIP Study Room Picture Contest
Submit a photo utilizing a library space, resource, or service for a chance to win exclusive 24-hour use of Geisel Study Room 2 from March 18 to 19, with 8 …

Mar 18, 2019 - Mar 20, 2019 (7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Stress-Free Zone
At the end of each quarter, the UC San Diego Library hosts the Stress-Free Zone to facilitate relaxation and provide snacks during the first three days of finals week. Perks Cafe …

Apr 10, 2019 (5:30 pm - 7:30 pm)
The Holocaust and the Human Rights Revolution: The Problem of Genocide Recognition Since the 1940s with Dirk Moses
4:30 p.m. Reception • 5:30 p.m. Lecture Due to the success of the Holocaust Living History Workshops, registration is now required for all events. Walk-ins welcome based on space and availability. Online registration will begin …

Apr 23, 2019 - Apr 25, 2019 (4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Take a Break – Week 4
Join your friends, make new ones, or come alone to Geisel’s East Commons on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays during Weeks 4, 5, and 6 for our Midterms Take-A-Break activities! Take …

Apr 30, 2019 - May 2, 2019 (4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Take a Break – Week 5
Join your friends, make new ones, or come alone to Geisel’s East Commons on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays during Weeks 4, 5, and 6 for our Midterms Take-A-Break activities! Take …

May 8, 2019 (5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)
I Am Lubo: A Hidden Life with Louis Pechi
The Holocaust Living History Workshop series will feature Louis Pechi, a Holocaust survivor whose remarkable life journey covered three continents, four countries and seven cities before finding a home in …

May 7, 2019 - May 9, 2019 (4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Take a Break – Week 6
Join your friends, make new ones, or come alone to Geisel’s East Commons on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays during Weeks 4, 5, and 6 for our Midterms Take-A-Break activities! Take …

Jan 31, 2019 - May 31, 2019 (All Day)
Las Dos Californias: Alta California and Baja California
European explorers reached the west coast of North America in the mid-sixteenth century, and both Alta California and Baja California have continued to sound their siren calls to the adventurous …

Jun 5, 2019 (5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)
Nazi Perpetrators: Ordinary Men or Hitler’s Minions? with Christopher Browning
The last installment of the 2018-2019 Holocaust Living History Workshop series will feature Christopher Browning. A recipient of the Yad Vashem International Book Prize for Holocaust Research. Browning is a professor …

Jun 10, 2019 - Jun 12, 2019 (7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Stress-Free Zone
At the end of each quarter, the UC San Diego Library hosts the Stress-Free Zone to facilitate relaxation and provide snacks during the first three days of finals week. Perks Cafe …

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