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.

This summer, the library will combine its Special Collections department and its Archives and Institutional Assets program to form a new department: Archives and Special Collections.
June 10, 2019 • Jessica Nusbaum
Theme for the week: Let’s Roll (Wall Maps) Date:  June 3-21, 2019 As a staple of every elementary school classroom, rolled wall maps are the best way to view
June 4, 2019 • Ben Andrews
Theme for the week: Land Use Maps of California Date: April 22-May 10, 2019 California is the third largest state in the union with more than half of its
April 22, 2019 • Ben Andrews
Theme for the week: Natural Hazards April 4-19, 2019 Here in California, we’re no strangers to natural hazards. In 2018, we experienced earthquakes, wildfires, mudslides, flooding, and heavy
April 4, 2019 • Jeanelle Wan