News: Exhibits & events

The UC Davis Library offers free events and exhibits on topics that support our collections.
What is it like to be homeless? To have a child with autism, or a drug addiction? What do you assume it would be like… and what might you learn if you talked face-to-face with someone who had actually lived it? These are just a few of the topics that ...
June 2, 2018 • Jillian Kido
Join us for the Human Library at UC Davis — an unforgettable event during which six human “Books” will share their stories of being homeless, surviving sexual trauma and depression, finding happiness and success despite discrimination or disability, and dealing with a loved one’s addiction. Through one-on-one conversations, attendees are invited to ...
May 13, 2018
The library is pleased to present two literary readings this week. Both will be held at Shields in Room 205 and are free and open to the public. Tuesday, April 24, from 6 – 7 pm Nayomi Munaweera We are grateful to our partners in Middle East/South ...
April 23, 2018 • Jillian Kido
Don’t miss our annual Picnic Day Open House on Saturday, April 21st from 11 am – 2 pm.   ► Grab free environmental, agricultural and biological book covers for Earth Day ► Coloring for all ages! Relax and enjoy a coloring sheet celebrating UC Davis student life ► Visit our ...
April 11, 2018 • Jillian Kido
The “Aggie Spirit” is a term that emerged in the early days of UC Davis, when it was still the University Farm, to describe the particular character of our school pride and identity. The Aggie Spirit comes to life through generations of photographs and materials featured in our new ...
April 6, 2018 • Kevin Miller