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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 Halloween we found some animals in the archives! We invite you to come and explore Special Collections to see what treats you find. Thomas, H.,
October 31, 2018 • Jenny Hodge
Theme for the week: Spanish Missions in California Oct 22-Nov 9, 2018 On September 9, 1850, California became the 31st state to be admitted into the United States. Prior
October 22, 2018 • Jeanelle Wan
Theme for the week: National Forests in California Date: Aug 20-Sept 7, 2018 The U.S. Forest Service started in 1876 when the Congress created an office within the
August 20, 2018 • Louis Cashatt
A new exhibit of dog-themed art is now on display on the lower level of Shields Library, part of a remarkable collection recently donated to the UC Davis Library by
July 31, 2018