October is American Archives Month

Archives Month is a collaborative effort by archivists around the nation to highlight the importance of historical records. Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. has issued a proclamation making October 2011 “Archives Month” in California.

For more information about events in California, visit the California Archives Month website.

Special Collections staff (pictured below) celebrated Archives Month by participating in the Sacramento Archives Crawl on October 1.  The Archives Crawl was a huge success and plans are already in the works for next years “crawl”.