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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Finding, Moving, and Reading Papyri: The lives and work of B. P. Grenfell and A. S. Hunt​

Lecture | April 2 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library


Dr. Nikolaos Gonis, University College London

Bancroft Library


Fourteenth Annual CTP Distinguished Lecturer
Dr. Gonis discusses Bernard Grenfell and Arthur Hunt, the Oxford papyrologists who excavated the Tebtunis papyri.



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.



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, April 3, 2014

Lunch Poems presents Rowan Ricardo Phillips

Reading - Literary | April 3 | 12:10-1 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library


Library


Rowan Ricardo Phillips is the author of THE GROUND: poems, winner of the 2013 Great Lakes Colleges Association New Writer Award in Poetry, a finalist for the 2012 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Poetry, and a finalist for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work in Poetry. He is also the author of a book of criticism, When Blackness Rhymes with Blackness and 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.



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 >



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, April 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



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 >

Saturday, April 5, 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 6, 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 7, 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



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 8, 2014

Agustin Cebada: Author of Tiempo Robado: Author/Activist Presentation

Reading - Nonfiction | April 8 | 5:30-7 p.m. | 30 Stephens Hall


Agustin Cebada

Ethnic Studies Library, Center for Research on Social Change, Chicano Studies Program, La Tertulia de la Palabra, Somos en Escrito


Agustin Cebada, veteran Chicano activist, union organizer, community organizer and Brown Beret, will speak on his book, which chronicles his life as a youth in New Mexico, with a family heritage of land grant activism, and his own experience as an organizer for the Chicano Moratorium protest of August 29, 1970


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 >



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.



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 9, 2014

New Sources for Imhotep and His Veneration

Lecture | April 9 | 4-5 p.m. | 254 Barrows Hall


Prof. Joachim-Friedrich Quack, The University of Heidelberg, Germany

Near Eastern Studies, The Center for the Tebtunis Papyri


The cult of architect, healer and astrologer Imhotep, who lived during the reign of Pharaoh Djoser in the third dynasty, was celebrated throughout ancient Egypt. This presentation will provide an overview of Imhotep according to several new sources, for instance: a biography of this remarkable individual, a dialogue between him and the Pharaoh concerning the architecture of a temple, and prayers...   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.



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, April 10, 2014

BIOBASE PROTEOME training workshop

Workshop | April 10 | 9:30-11 a.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Bioscience Library Training Room, 2189 VLSB


Alexander Kaplun, Ph.D, Field Applications Scientist, BIOBASE Corporation

Marian Koshland Bioscience and Natural Resources Library


PROTEOME™’s ontology search query system includes tools for gene set analysis and pathway visualization, allowing scientists to quickly find answers to questions relevant to their research and to analyze high throughput data.


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate



BIOBASE HGMD training workshop

Workshop | April 10 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Bioscience Library Training Room, 2189 VLSB


Alexander Kaplun, Ph.D, Field Applications Scientist, BIOBASE Corporation

Marian Koshland Bioscience and Natural Resources Library


Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD®) Professional provides comprehensive data on human inherited disease mutations. Its compilation of structured, manually curated data from the peer-reviewed literature enables quick access to both single mutation queries and advanced search applications.


Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate

Faculty, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate



Story Hour in the Library featuring Ayelet Waldman

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


Ayelet Waldman

Library


New York Times best-selling author Ayelet Waldman’s new novel, Love and Treasure, was called a “treasure trove” by Joyce Carol Oates. Previous books include Red Hook Road and Bad Mother: A Chronicle of Maternal Crimes, Minor Calamities and Occasional Moments of Grace. Her novel Love and Other Impossible Pursuits was made into a film starring Natalie Portman. Waldman’s...   More >


All Audiences

All Audiences



Youth and the Arts: A Path for Empowerment

Panel Discussion | April 10 | 6-8 p.m. |  Free Speech Movement Café (Moffitt Library)


LARA BAGGIO, Co-Program Manager, Creative Residencies for Emerging Artists Teaching Empowerment (C.R.E.A.T.E.); LAUREN EALES, President, Music Connection, The (TMC); NATASHA HUEY, Co-Founder, The Write Home Project; DAVE SANDOVAL, Director, Artists In Education Program, Southern Exposure

Free Speech Movement Café Educational Programs, Public Service Center


Panelists from UC Berkeley student and Bay Area organizations will discuss their roles and experiences to engage, empower and support local youth through the arts, and will also address the subjects of social activism and the practical issues of running such organizations.



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



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, April 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.



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 >

Saturday, April 12, 2014

$1 Book Sale

Sale | April 12 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | 303 Doe Library


Library


Come pick up some books for your home library at the semiannual Doe Library book sale. You'll find thousands of hardbound and softcover books for sale at just $1 each.



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 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

Monday, April 14, 2014

New Perspectives in Dunhuang Studies

Conference/Symposium | April 14 | 3-5 p.m. | Faculty Club, Heyns Room


Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Department of History of Art, Library, Center for Buddhist Studies, Center for Chinese Studies (CCS)


The Dunhuang Grottoes on the ancient silk road, a designated UNESCO World Heritage site, are a splendid treasure house of art from Ancient China. For more than 100 years, the discovery, conservation and study of those grottoes have attracted worldwide attention.

3: 00 Opening remarks
Patricia Berger, Professor, History of Art Department, U.C. Berkeley

3:05 Current Status and...   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, April 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.



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 16, 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 >



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, April 17, 2014

Digital Methods: A Conversation about Tools for Researching and Writing History

Colloquium | April 17 | 4-6 p.m. | Moffitt Undergraduate Library, BCNM Commons (340 Moffitt, next to FSM Cafe)


Digital Humanities Working Group, History Graduate Association


Please join Andrea Horbinski, Cindy Nguyen, Kimberly Killion, Kati Vastola, and Camille Villa for an in-depth discussion about the use of digital tools in the research and writing of history. Topics to be discussed include--but are not limited to--quantitative history, Excel, Zotero, Scrivener, Evernote, and online academic identity.



Book talk with Professor Stephen Hinshaw on the ADHD Explosion: The ADHD Explosion: Myths, Medication, Money and Today's Push for Performance

Reading - Nonfiction | April 17 | 4:10-5:10 p.m. | Tolman Hall, Education Psychology Library


Professor Stephen Hinshaw, http://adhdexplosion.com/about/

Library


Please join us for a fascinating discussion with Stephen Hinshaw, UC Berkeley Professor of Psychology on his new book, The ADHD Explosion: Myths, Medication, Money and Today's Push for Performance. It was co-authored by Richard M. Scheffler, UC Berkeley Professor of Public Policy and Public Health. The book has been widely praised for clarifying an extremely important, controversial and complex...   More >


All Audiences

All Audiences



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, April 18, 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 >



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, April 19, 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 20, 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, April 21, 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



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 22, 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



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 23, 2014

Korean Language Resources

Information Session | April 23 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 375 East Asian Library


Jaeyong Chang, C. V. Starr East Asian Library

C. V. Starr East Asian Library


Introduction to research resources in Korean language in the area of humanities and social sciences.



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



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 >