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.

Theme for the week: Bodies of Water Date: March 9-26, 2020 The Map Collection room is featuring maps of rivers, lakes, and oceans of the world. Maps showing the
March 9, 2020 • Virginia Parra
UC Davis Library’s Archives and Special Collections and the Yolo County Archives invite the community to “Battle for the Ballot: A Speaker Series to Celebrate 100 Years of Women’s
February 20, 2020 • Sara Gunasekara
Raised Relief Maps Date: February 3-21, 2020 Maps are always a rich source of information about any region they depict. Some maps give a glimpse into the history of
February 3, 2020 • Ben Andrews
Theme for the week: Colonial & Early American Cities Date: January 13-31,  2020 The first-ever U.S. presidential election occurred from December 15, 1788, to January 10, 1789. George
January 13, 2020 • Ben Andrews