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Saturday, April 26, 2014

Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences

Monday, April 28, 2014

Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Western Language Resources for East Asian Studies

Information Session | April 29 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 375 East Asian Library


Bruce Williams, C. V. Starr East Asian Library

C. V. Starr East Asian Library


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Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Celebrate Library Day of Cultural Diversity

Lecture | April 30 | 8:50-10 a.m. | Doe Library, 101 Morrison Library within Doe Library


Dr. Gibor Basri, Vice Chancellor – Equity & Inclusion, University of California, Berkeley; Lillian Castillo-Speed, Head Librarian, Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berkeley

Judith Weeks, Head, Periodicals Receiving Unit, Library Acquisitions Department, University of California, Berkeley; Ninik Lunde, Indonesian Lecturer, Department of South & Southeast Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley

Library


The event will highlight featured expert speakers who will talk about the importance of cultural diversity in higher education and extraordinary professional dancers who will perform traditional and tribal fusion belly dance as well as traditional Indonesian dance.


All Audiences



Book Talk: Zeus Leonardo: in conversation with Angela Harris

Reading - Nonfiction | April 30 | 4-5:15 p.m. | Tolman Hall, Education/Psychology Library


Zeus Leonardo, Graduate School of Education, UC Berkeley

Angela Harris, UC Davis

Library


Join us at the Education/Psychology Library for a talk by Zeus Leonardo, Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Education, on his recent books Race Frameworks: A Multidimensional Theory of Racism and Education (Teachers College Press) and Education and Racism: A Primer on Issues and Dilemmas (Routledge). Angela Harris, professor at UC Davis King Hall of Law and scholar of critical race...   More >



Why Nations Succeed: A Canadian Perspective on Learning and Innovation

Lecture | April 30 | 5-6 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Reading Room


The Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada

Canadian Studies Program (CAN))


The Consulate General of Canada San Francisco | Silicon Valley, in association with Canadian Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, is pleased to invite you to a public address by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada. Sworn in on October 1, 2010, he is The Queen’s representative in Canada who exercises the duties of Head of State.


All Audiences

All Audiences

$0

Registration opens April 16. Register by April 29 online.



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Lunch Poems presents Student Readings

Reading - Literary | May 1 | 12:10-1 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library


Library


One of the year’s most lively events, the student reading includes winners of the following prizes: Academy of American Poets, Cook, Rosenberg, and Yang, as well as students nominated by Berkeley’s creative writing faculty, Lunch Poems volunteers, and representatives from student publications.



Story Hour in the Library - Student Reading

Reading - Literary | May 1 | 5-6 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library


UC Berkeley Students

Library


Story Hour in the Library celebrates the writers in our campus community with an annual student reading. The event will feature short excerpts of work by winners of the year’s biggest prose prizes, Story Hour in the Library interns, and faculty nominees.


All Audiences

All Audiences



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >

Friday, May 2, 2014

Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences

Monday, May 5, 2014

The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Tertulia de la Palabra: Fourth in a Series: Roberto Haro and Maria Ochoa

Reading - Literary | May 6 | 6-8 p.m. | 30 Stephens Hall


Roberto Haro; Maria Ochoa

Ethnic Studies Library


Roberto Haro has written ten historical novels related to Mexican history. Maria Ochoa is the author of "Creative Collectives: Chicana Painters Working in Community," a memoir entitled "Adventures of a Brown Biscuit," and several other works.



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Reception: Library Prize for Undergraduate Research and American Cultures Teaching Award and Student Award

Reception | May 8 | 4-6 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library


Library


This annual event honors the winners of the Library Prize for Undergraduate Research, of of two American Cultures awards. Join us in celebrating the excellence of these faculty and students!



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >

Friday, May 9, 2014

Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.

Monday, May 12, 2014

Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Water and Culture:: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 6 – May 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | Bancroft Library, Third Floor Foyer


Bancroft Library


This exhibit examines the Owens Valley Paiute Indian water achievements, losses, contributions to pioneer society, and the expropriation by the city of Los Angeles. Featuring journals, maps, and photographs from the collections, the exhibit highlights early historical records of the ancient irrigation systems of the Paiute Indian tribes of California and their place in Paiute traditional cultural...   More >



Design Book Art 2: an exhibit of Artists' Books

Exhibit - Artifacts | January 22 – May 19, 2014 every day | Wurster Hall, Environmental Design Library - 210


Library


Design Book Art 2 is an exhibit of artists’ books about the built environment from the collection of the Environmental Design Library.


All Audiences

All Audiences



Portugal’s Carnation Revolution: April 25, 1974

Exhibit - Multimedia | March 10 – September 2, 2014 every day | Doe Library, Bernice Layne Brown Gallery


Library


April 25, 1974 marked the end of the Estado Novo dictatorial regime and the beginning of Portugal’s democratic process. With materials from the University Library’s Portuguese collection, this exhibition commemorates the fortieth anniversary of the country’s bloodless military coup and transition from dictatorship to democracy.



The Originals: African American Faculty and Senior Administrators at Berkeley

Exhibit - Artifacts | May 1 – December 19, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Bancroft Library, Rowell Cases


Bancroft Library


This exhibition highlights the Regional Oral History Office's recently completed project to conduct interviews with 18 pioneering African American faculty and senior administrators who joined Berkeley before the advent of affirmative action policies in the 1970s. By their example, achievements, and professional work these leaders helped lay the groundwork for diversity and access at the...   More >



Comics, Cartoons, and Funny Papers: The Rube Goldberg, Phil Frank, and Gus Arriola Archives at Bancroft

Exhibit - Artifacts | September 26, 2013 – May 30, 2014 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bancroft Library, Gallery


Bancroft Library


Phil Frank’s long-running cartoon strips Travels with Farley and Farley have recently joined the drawings of Rube Goldberg, one of UC Berkeley’s best-known alumni, and Gus Arriola, creator of the ever popular Gordo strip, at The Bancroft Library. In addition to the work of these cartoonists, the exhibit will feature comics by underground artist Dan O’Neill, creator of Odd Bodkins, and Lou Grant,...   More >



Saved by The Bay: The Intellectual Migration from Fascist Europe to UC Berkeley

Exhibit - Multimedia | January 28 – June 27, 2014 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. |  Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (2121 Allston Way)


Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life


During the Spring Semester 2013, faculty, curators and students interviewed current and Emeriti UC Berkeley faculty, and researched the University Archives of The Bancroft Library. This work unearthed hundreds of primary sources documenting the lives of a group of intellectuals who came to Berkeley as refugees from European fascism. These individuals contributed much to the academic life of our...   More >