News: Archives and special collections

Special Collections houses the Library’s rare books and pamphlets, manuscript collections, photographs, the University Archives, and the Map Collection.

Today, May 8, we wish Gary Snyder a happy 90th birthday! Snyder, a poet, essayist, translator, Zen Buddhist, environmentalist, and teacher, has made an indelible mark
May 7, 2020 • Sara Gunasekara
Following the footsteps of other institutions, we also want to offer Zoom backgrounds based off images from Archives and Special Collections. Feel free to personalize your next virtual meeting by
May 5, 2020 • Christine Cheng
Partnership between library and campus newspaper opens new window into UC Davis history This spring, the UC Davis Library and The California Aggie have
April 20, 2020 • Megan Tsang
Fiona Micoleau ’20 As I sit in my apartment, poring over photos and newspaper clippings of past Picnic Days in the library’s new online archive
April 17, 2020