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Special Collections & Archives house a wide range of rare books, manuscripts, periodicals, maps, photographs, artworks, films, sound recordings, archives, and digital files.

Statement of Inclusion and Equity

The UC Heads of Special Collections have developed a statement on inclusion and equity as we work to enrich the university’s collections and maximize discovery of and access to those collections. See full statement.

Summer 2021 services

The Special Collections & Archives Reading Room is open by appointment to all UC affiliates, Monday through Friday. Please visit the Summer 2021 Services page for details.

Contact us

Phone: 858-534-2533

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