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.

Special Collections is the repository for the University Archives and collects the non-current records of historical value for the University. We welcome historical archives and records from the administrative offices,
March 14, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara
This winter marks 40 years since the founding of the Bike Barn. Below is an excerpt from the February 1971 UCD Spectator article titled: “Bike Repair Shop Earns Approval:”
March 14, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara
The following is an excerpt from an article titled, “Student Installs Wireless on Farm” in the March 1, 1916 Weekly Agricola: “Loyal D. Mealer ’17 who has been
March 7, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara
March 1 marks the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy signing Executive Order 10924, establishing the Peace Corps on a temporary pilot basis. Did you know that training sessions for some
March 1, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara
After hearing about the possibility of snow flurries in the local area during the weekend, I decided to post this photograph of a bicyclist during a previous snowfall on campus.
February 25, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara
Special Collections announces that the following collections have been processed during July 1, 2010-February 16, 2011 and now have finding aids on the Online Archive of California (OAC). To
February 16, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara