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Thursday, August 27, 2015

Getting Your Bearings Library Tour

Tour/Open House | August 27 | 9-10 a.m. | Doe Library, tour starts at the north entrance


Library


Get your bearings with a 3-in-one tour of the Doe Library, the Moffitt Undergraduate Library, and the Main Stacks. See these central libraries and learn about the student services they provide.


Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences



Doe/Moffitt Library Tour

Tour/Open House | August 27 | 10-11 a.m. | Doe Library, Tours begin at Doe Library North Entrance


Library


Spend an hour exploring the collections and services of the Doe & Moffitt Libraries.



Getting Your Bearings Library Tour

Tour/Open House | August 27 | 1-2 p.m. | Doe Library, tour starts at the north entrance


Library


Get your bearings with a 3-in-one tour of the Doe Library, the Moffitt Undergraduate Library, and the Main Stacks. See these central libraries and learn about the student services they provide.


Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences



Revealing the Treasures of Buddhist Studies at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | March 17 – August 31, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


This exhibit celebrates the intellectual contributions, as well as the global impact and legacy, of UC Berkeley's unique program in Buddhist studies. It features publications of alumni and faculty, as well as Berkeley's manuscript collections that made this research possible. While the scholarship presented here reflects the broad interdisciplinary orientation of the Berkeley program, it is...   More >



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Exhibition: Paper, Rock, Pixels

Exhibit - Photography | May 26 – August 30, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, Wurster room 210


Environmental Design Archives


The exhibit Paper, Rock, Pixels revisits design projects after ten, twenty, fifty, or more years into their tenure as elements in the fabric of San Francisco. Drawings, plans, and models from the Environmental Design Archives are paired with contemporary photographs of residences, institutional buildings, commercial structures, and landscapes to see how they have responded to use and time.

Friday, August 28, 2015

Getting Your Bearings Library Tour

Tour/Open House | August 28 | 10-11 a.m. | Doe Library, tour starts at the north entrance


Library


Get your bearings with a 3-in-one tour of the Doe Library, the Moffitt Undergraduate Library, and the Main Stacks. See these central libraries and learn about the student services they provide.


Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences



Data Management

Workshop | August 28 | 10:30-11 a.m. | Bechtel Engineering Center, Engineering Library Training Room


Jeffery Loo, Librarian, Optometry Library

Library


Research data management helps you generate high-quality data, store them safely, and then reduce the limitations on sharing your work. This class will introduce you to the evolving expectations, requirements, and best practices for data management.



Publish for Impact

Workshop | August 28 | 11-11:30 a.m. | Bechtel Engineering Center, Engineering Library Training Room


Jeffery Loo, Librarian, Optometry Library; Samantha Teplitzky, Librarian, Physics-Astronomy Library

Library


Learn tips for publishing your research for maximum impact. This session covers open access, alternative publishing options, and promotion of your work.



Doe/Moffitt Library Tour

Tour/Open House | August 28 | 12-1 p.m. | Doe Library, Tours begin at Doe Library North Entrance


Library


Spend an hour exploring the collections and services of the Doe & Moffitt Libraries.



Getting Your Bearings Library Tour

Tour/Open House | August 28 | 1-2 p.m. | Doe Library, tour starts at the north entrance


Library


Get your bearings with a 3-in-one tour of the Doe Library, the Moffitt Undergraduate Library, and the Main Stacks. See these central libraries and learn about the student services they provide.


Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Revealing the Treasures of Buddhist Studies at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | March 17 – August 31, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


This exhibit celebrates the intellectual contributions, as well as the global impact and legacy, of UC Berkeley's unique program in Buddhist studies. It features publications of alumni and faculty, as well as Berkeley's manuscript collections that made this research possible. While the scholarship presented here reflects the broad interdisciplinary orientation of the Berkeley program, it is...   More >



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibition: Paper, Rock, Pixels

Exhibit - Photography | May 26 – August 30, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, Wurster room 210


Environmental Design Archives


The exhibit Paper, Rock, Pixels revisits design projects after ten, twenty, fifty, or more years into their tenure as elements in the fabric of San Francisco. Drawings, plans, and models from the Environmental Design Archives are paired with contemporary photographs of residences, institutional buildings, commercial structures, and landscapes to see how they have responded to use and time.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Exhibition: Paper, Rock, Pixels

Exhibit - Photography | May 26 – August 30, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, Wurster room 210


Environmental Design Archives


The exhibit Paper, Rock, Pixels revisits design projects after ten, twenty, fifty, or more years into their tenure as elements in the fabric of San Francisco. Drawings, plans, and models from the Environmental Design Archives are paired with contemporary photographs of residences, institutional buildings, commercial structures, and landscapes to see how they have responded to use and time.



Revealing the Treasures of Buddhist Studies at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | March 17 – August 31, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


This exhibit celebrates the intellectual contributions, as well as the global impact and legacy, of UC Berkeley's unique program in Buddhist studies. It features publications of alumni and faculty, as well as Berkeley's manuscript collections that made this research possible. While the scholarship presented here reflects the broad interdisciplinary orientation of the Berkeley program, it is...   More >



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Exhibition: Paper, Rock, Pixels

Exhibit - Photography | May 26 – August 30, 2015 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library, Wurster room 210


Environmental Design Archives


The exhibit Paper, Rock, Pixels revisits design projects after ten, twenty, fifty, or more years into their tenure as elements in the fabric of San Francisco. Drawings, plans, and models from the Environmental Design Archives are paired with contemporary photographs of residences, institutional buildings, commercial structures, and landscapes to see how they have responded to use and time.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Revealing the Treasures of Buddhist Studies at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | March 17 – August 31, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


This exhibit celebrates the intellectual contributions, as well as the global impact and legacy, of UC Berkeley's unique program in Buddhist studies. It features publications of alumni and faculty, as well as Berkeley's manuscript collections that made this research possible. While the scholarship presented here reflects the broad interdisciplinary orientation of the Berkeley program, it is...   More >

Monday, August 31, 2015

Getting Your Bearings Library Tour

Tour/Open House | August 31 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Doe Library, tour starts at the north entrance


Library


Get your bearings with a 3-in-one tour of the Doe Library, the Moffitt Undergraduate Library, and the Main Stacks. See these central libraries and learn about the student services they provide.


Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences



Getting Your Bearings Library Tour

Tour/Open House | August 31 | 2-3 p.m. | Doe Library, tour starts at the north entrance


Library


Get your bearings with a 3-in-one tour of the Doe Library, the Moffitt Undergraduate Library, and the Main Stacks. See these central libraries and learn about the student services they provide.


Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences



CITRIS: Costas Spanos and Camille Crittenden: BIDS Tea

Reception | August 31 | 3:30-4:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Berkeley Institute for Data Science


Speakers: Costas Spanos and Camille Crittenden

Topic: Center for Information Technology (CITRIS)

BIDS Tea is hosted on Mondays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. At each event, an invited person or group will spend 5–10 minutes discussing a data science project or problem followed by time for discussion and networking.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Revealing the Treasures of Buddhist Studies at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | March 17 – August 31, 2015 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


This exhibit celebrates the intellectual contributions, as well as the global impact and legacy, of UC Berkeley's unique program in Buddhist studies. It features publications of alumni and faculty, as well as Berkeley's manuscript collections that made this research possible. While the scholarship presented here reflects the broad interdisciplinary orientation of the Berkeley program, it is...   More >

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Zotero Workshop: for Bibliographic Citation Management

Workshop | September 1 | 9-10 a.m. | Wurster Hall, 305 - Library Training Room


David Eifler, Environmental Design Library

Library


Citation management software can help organize research results and make writing papers easier by quickly creating properly formatted bibliographies and footnotes.

Learn how to use this easy citation manager for Firefox, Safari and Chrome. The workshop will cover importing citations, exporting bibliographies, sharing resources for working groups, and using a wide variety of citation styles....   More >



Citation Management

Workshop | September 1 | 10-10:30 a.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Bioscience Library Training Room


Lisa Ngo, Engineering Library

Library


Learn how citation management tools like Mendeley, Zotero, and Endnote can help you manage your references, prepare papers for publication, and collaborate more effectively.



Productivity Tools

Workshop | September 1 | 10:30-11 a.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Bioscience Library Training Room


Jeffery Loo, Librarian, Optometry Library

Library


Learn about Berkeley online services for reading, writing, and collaborating more efficiently.



Intro to GIS

Workshop | September 1 | 11-11:30 a.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Bioscience Library Training Room


Susan Powell, Librarian, Earth Sciences & Map Library

Library


Come learn about some tools and resources of the spatial revolution! GIS (Geographic Information Systems) and mapping tools will help you explore and present data in new ways.



Getting Your Bearings Library Tour

Tour/Open House | September 1 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Doe Library, tour starts at the north entrance


Library


Get your bearings with a 3-in-one tour of the Doe Library, the Moffitt Undergraduate Library, and the Main Stacks. See these central libraries and learn about the student services they provide.


Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences



Getting Your Bearings Library Tour

Tour/Open House | September 1 | 1-2 p.m. | Doe Library, tour starts at the north entrance


Library


Get your bearings with a 3-in-one tour of the Doe Library, the Moffitt Undergraduate Library, and the Main Stacks. See these central libraries and learn about the student services they provide.


Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences



Doe/Moffitt Library Tour

Tour/Open House | September 1 | 2-3 p.m. | Doe Library, Tours begin at Doe Library North Entrance


Library


Spend an hour exploring the collections and services of the Doe & Moffitt Libraries.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

PopUp Exhibition | Andres Waissman and Gachi Prieto on Art, Memory, and Argentina

Lecture | September 2 | 12-1 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Andres Waissman; Gachi Prieto

Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


Join us for the 2015-2016 inaugural PopUp Exhibition, learn about this year’s program, and meet Argentine artist Andres Waissman (Buenos Aires, 1955), who will be interviewed by Buenos Aires gallerist, Gachi Prieto, about his work, and the role of art in contemporary Argentina. The presentation will be accompanied by the display of Waissman’s painting, La familia (1980), which is part of The...   More >



Zotero Workshop: for Bibliographic Citation Management

Workshop | September 2 | 1:30-2:30 p.m. | Wurster Hall, 305 - Library Training Room


David Eifler, Environmental Design Library

Library


Citation management software can help organize research results and make writing papers easier by quickly creating properly formatted bibliographies and footnotes.

Learn how to use this easy citation manager for Firefox, Safari and Chrome. The workshop will cover importing citations, exporting bibliographies, sharing resources for working groups, and using a wide variety of citation styles....   More >



Bioscience and Natural Resources Library Tour

Tour/Open House | September 2 | 1:30-2 p.m. | 2101 Valley Life Sciences Building


Library


Tour the Bioscience & Natural Resources Library. Get introduced to the Library services and resources.



Intro to Git and Github: The Hacker Within

Meeting | September 2 | 4-6 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Berkeley Institute for Data Science


This Week's The Hacker Within

Speakers: Harrison Dekker and John Naulty
Topic: Intro to Git and Github
http://thehackerwithin.github.io/berkeley/

This is a weekly meeting for sharing skills and best practices for scientific computation. Based on The Hacker Within Scientific Computing Group from the University of Wisconsin–Madison, the UC Berkeley chapter uses this as a structured set of...   More >



Art for Your Apartment

Special Event | September 2 | 5-6 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Room


Library


The best way to appreciate art is to live with it!

Learn about the Graphic Arts Loan Collection, a unique service for UCB students, faculty and staff since 1958. This is framed art prints you can bring home and hang on your wall.

This event takes place in the warm setting of the Morrison Library. A brief presentation on the Graphic Arts Loan Collection (its history, what's available, and...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

All Audiences

Note: borrowing from the Graphic Arts Loan Collection is limited to UCB students, faculty and staff



American Arab: September's Movie at Moffitt

Film - Documentary | September 2 | 7-9 p.m. | Moffitt Undergraduate Library, Room 150 D


Library


The Movies @ Moffitt program happens on the 1st Wednesday of each month and is free. In this month's film, Iraqi-American filmmaker Usama Alshabi shares his own story of experiencing racism in post-9/11 America. Showcasing the diversity of Arabs living in the U.S., American Arab sparks a frank conversation about identity and perception, and argues for giving people "the space to be...   More >



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Data Management

Workshop | September 3 | 11-11:30 a.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Bioscience Library Training Room


Jeffery Loo, Librarian, Optometry Library

Library


Research data management helps you generate high-quality data, store them safely, and then reduce the limitations on sharing your work. This class will introduce you to the evolving expectations, requirements, and best practices for data management.



Publish for Impact

Workshop | September 3 | 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Bioscience Library Training Room


Jeffery Loo, Librarian, Optometry Library; Samantha Teplitzky, Librarian, Physics-Astronomy Library

Library


Learn tips for publishing your research for maximum impact. This session covers open access, alternative publishing options, and promotion of your work.



Doe/Moffitt Library Tour

Tour/Open House | September 3 | 12-1 p.m. | Doe Library, Tours begin at Doe Library North Entrance


Library


Spend an hour exploring the collections and services of the Doe & Moffitt Libraries.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Friday, September 4, 2015

Bioscience and Natural Resources Library Tour

Tour/Open House | September 4 | 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | 2101 Valley Life Sciences Building


Library


Tour the Bioscience & Natural Resources Library. Get introduced to the Library services and resources.



How We Designed Matplotlib's New Default Colormap (and You Can Too): Data Science Lecture Series

Lecture | September 4 | 1-2:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Nathaniel Smith, Computational Fellow, Berkeley Institute for Data Science

Berkeley Institute for Data Science, Data, Society and Inference Seminar


In this talk, we'll present our new colormap for matplotlib and the theory, tools, data, and motivations behind its design together with a short and friendly tutorial on color theory and colormap design for the working scientist. Plus: an extended digression about guacamole.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Sunday, September 6, 2015

Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Monday, September 7, 2015

Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Spirituality in Our Time: An Introduction to Korean Son Buddhist Meditation

Colloquium | September 8 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library


Dharma Master Hwansan Sunim

Center for Korean Studies (CKS)


The Korean Son Buddhist meditative tradition has its own approach to the issue of “spirituality.”



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Advanced Git and Github: The Hacker Within

Meeting | September 9 | 4-6 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Berkeley Institute for Data Science


This Week's The Hacker Within

Speakers: Ross Barnowski, Kyle Barbary, Aaron Culich, and Katy Huff
Topic: Advanced Git and Github

http://thehackerwithin.github.io/berkeley/

This is a weekly meeting for sharing skills and best practices for scientific computation.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Story Hour in the Library featuring Nina Schuyler

Reading - Literary | September 10 | 5-6 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library


Nina Schuyler

Library


Story Hour in the Library is a monthly prose reading series held in UC Berkeley's Morrison Library. In September the program features author Nina Schuyler.

Nina Schuyler is the author of The Translator which won the Next Generation Indie Book Award for General Fiction and was shortlisted for the William Saroyan International Prize for Writing. Her first novel, The Painting, was...   More >



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Friday, September 11, 2015

Doe/Moffitt Library Tour

Tour/Open House | September 11 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Doe Library, Tours begin at Doe Library North Entrance | Canceled


Library


Spend an hour exploring the collections and services of the Doe & Moffitt Libraries.



Selective Inference in Regression: Data Science Lecture Series

Lecture | September 11 | 1-2:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Jonathan Taylor, Professor of Statistics, Stanford University

Berkeley Institute for Data Science, Data, Society and Inference Seminar


We describe a framework for exact post-selection inference in regression problems. At the core of our framework is selective inference. In this context, we define selective Type I and II errors for hypothesis tests and selective intervals. Time allowing, several examples will be discussed.



Bioscience and Natural Resources Library Tour

Tour/Open House | September 11 | 1-1:30 p.m. | 2101 Valley Life Sciences Building


Library


Tour the Bioscience & Natural Resources Library. Get introduced to the Library services and resources.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Monday, September 14, 2015

CDL: Stephen Abrams: BIDS Tea

Reception | September 14 | 3:30-4:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Berkeley Institute for Data Science


Speakers: Stephen Abrams

Topic: Research Data Management, California Digital Library (CDL) (http://www.cdlib.org/)

BIDS Tea is hosted on Mondays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. At each event, an invited person or group will spend 5–10 minutes discussing a data science project or problem followed by time for discussion and networking.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Cultural Diversity and Global Talent in Korea

Colloquium | September 15 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library


Gi-wook Shin, Stanford University; Rennie Moon, Yonsei University

Center for Korean Studies (CKS)


In this lecture, Shin and Moon discuss how Korea can deal with the main challenges associated with inbound and outbound student mobility, i.e., cultural diversity and brain drain, respectively.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Visualization: The Hacker Within

Meeting | September 16 | 4-6 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Berkeley Institute for Data Science


This Week's The Hacker Within

Speakers: John Naulty, Ross Barnowski, Biye Jiang, Jennifer Jones
Topic: Visualization

http://thehackerwithin.github.io/berkeley/

This is a weekly meeting for sharing skills and best practices for scientific computation.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Bancroft Library Roundtable: Whiskerology: The Meaning of Hair in Nineteenth-Century America

Lecture | September 17 | 12-1 p.m. | Faculty Club, O'Neill Room


Sarah Gold McBride, doctoral candidate, Department of History, UC Berkeley

Bancroft Library


Using historical evidence drawn from across American life, this talk will explore how nineteenth-century Americans understood the meaning of facial hair. It was not just a means of creative expression, as it would come to function in the twentieth century. Instead, it was understood to be a trustworthy method to quickly classify a stranger.



“Nothing About Us, Without Us”: The 25th Anniversary of ADA

Reception | September 17 | 5-7 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Room


Stephen Rosenbaum, John & Elizabeth Boalt Lecturer & Disability Rights Attorney, University of California, Berkeley School of Law; Lennard J. Davis, Distinguished Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago

Library, Bancroft Library


The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law on July 26, 1990, by President George H.W. Bush. The ADA is one of America's most comprehensive pieces of civil rights legislation. The exhibition draws on the history of the Disabled, the activism of the 1970s, and events which led to the passage of the ADA. The opening reception is open to the public.



The Fugitive Slave Clause: Rethinking Gender, Slavery, and the Constitution

Presentation | September 17 | 6-8 p.m. |  Free Speech Movement Café (Moffitt Library)


Stephanie Jones-Rogers

Free Speech Movement Café Educational Programs


Many historians have long considered the century following the ratification of the Constitution to be a regressive era for free women. This talk will examine the ways that two clauses within the Constitution—the clause to abolish the African slave trade and the fugitive slave clause—created opportunities, which helped certain women to circumvent many of the economic and legal disabilities that...   More >



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.

Friday, September 18, 2015

Maps and More: Maps of the Moon

Tour/Open House | September 18 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 50 McCone Hall


Samantha Teplitzky, Library; Heidi Fuqua, EPS

Library


Maps and More is a series of pop up exhibits at the Earth Sciences & Map Library



Introduction to Endnote and other tools

Workshop | September 18 | 11:10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Bioscience Library Training Room


Susan Koskinen, Library

Library


Organize your articles collection, create bibliographies, add footnotes - learn the basics of using EndNote, and the features in bibliographic management software.



Bringing the PyData and Other Native-Code Stacks to the World's Data: Data Science Lecture Series

Lecture | September 18 | 1-2:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Travis Oliphant, CEO and Co-Founder, Continuum Analytics

Berkeley Institute for Data Science, Data, Society and Inference Seminar


The world is flooded with data. Much of this data is and will continue to be "dark," meaning that it is in files across a file-system and outside a specific database. In this talk, I will discuss how Blaze, Dask, and Numba are adding to the very capable PyData Stack for lighting up the world's dark data and bringing easy, available analytics power to all data.



Open Source Neuroscience: Data Science Lecture Series

Lecture | September 18 | 1-2:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library


Jeremy Freeman, Neuroscientist, Janelia Research Campus

Berkeley Institute for Data Science, Data, Society and Inference Seminar


I will describe an ecosystem of open source technologies for flexible, scalable, and sharable data science. This effort stands at the intersection of several exciting disciplines and promises to begin to reveal the fundamental operating principles of the brain.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.



“Nothing About Us, Without Us”: THE 25th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ADA

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 18, 2015 – February 12, 2016 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library, Bancroft Library


The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law on July 26, 1990, by President George H.W. Bush. The ADA is one of America's most comprehensive pieces of civil rights legislation that prohibits discrimination and guarantees that people with disabilities have the same opportunities as everyone else to participate in the mainstream of American life.



Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Berkeley's Ivory Tower: The Campanile at 100

Exhibit - Artifacts | February 16 – November 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


Sather Tower, also known as the Campanile, looms large both as a physical structure and as the most widely recognized symbol of the Berkeley campus. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the landmark through holdings from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library's manuscript and pictorial collections.



“Nothing About Us, Without Us”: THE 25th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ADA

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 18, 2015 – February 12, 2016 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library, Bancroft Library


The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law on July 26, 1990, by President George H.W. Bush. The ADA is one of America's most comprehensive pieces of civil rights legislation that prohibits discrimination and guarantees that people with disabilities have the same opportunities as everyone else to participate in the mainstream of American life.



Exhibit: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers": an exhibit at Moffitt Library

Exhibit - Multimedia | August 10, 2015 – January 1, 2016 every day |  Moffitt Undergraduate Library


Library


"Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity" http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18581323~S1

won the National Book Award (2012) and The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among many other prizes, and has appeared on numerous “best books of the year” lists. It is also the common reading for this year’s On the Same Page (onthesamepage.berkeley.edu) program, and the...   More >


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

UCB ID required to enter Moffitt Library.