News: Announcements

The latest updates from the University Library.
Special Collections announces that the following collections have been processed during January 9, 2012-October 11, 2012 and now have finding aids on the Online Archive of California (OAC). To view any of these finding aids, click on the collection name which will automatically take you to ...
October 11, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara
Archives Month is a collaborative effort by archivists around the nation to highlight the importance of historical records. Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. has issued a proclamation making October 2012 “Archives Month” in California. More information about Archives Month events in California is available on the California Archives Month website. Special ...
October 3, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara
Special Collections is excited to be participating again this year in the Sacramento Archives Crawl. This year’s event will occur from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  on Saturday, October 6, 2012. The California State Library, California State Archives, Center for Sacramento History and Sacramento Public Library will serve as hosts ...
August 28, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara
Special Collections has been pleased to work on a project that makes the historic Viticulture and Enology lectures of Professor Maynard Amerine from his course, VEN 125 Wine Types and Sensory Evaluation, available for viewing. Building on the sensory work of Rose Marie Pangborn and his collaboration with Edward B. ...
May 30, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara
The Society of American Archivists has partnered with the American Library Association, the Library of Congress, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and many other cultural heritage organizations to launch Preservation Week – a national campaign to help raise awareness about collecting and preservation, to ...
April 23, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara
Special Collections will be participating in Picnic Day as part of the Shields Library Open House. Shields Library and Special Collections will be open from 11-1 on Saturday, April 21. We will be displaying historic Picnic Day photographs and memorabilia as well materials from our recent exhibit, Happy ...
April 19, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara