Special Collections and Archives

Starting July 1, 2022: Special Collections and Archives in-person research and instruction, digitization, and appraising new donations and transfers have been suspended to accommodate urgent projects. To learn more and to be notified when certain services and activities will resume, please contact us: ude.yloplacnull@sevihcra.  We continue to offer remote reference services in Summer 2022. Learn more and schedule your appointment.

Casa del Sol, San Simeon, from the Julia Morgan Papers (010-5-I-FF54-05-01)



About us

Special Collections and Archives acquires, organizes, describes, preserves, interprets, and provides access to primary research materials in their original formats to support discovery, education, and research at all levels and across disciplines.

Special Collections and Archives is auditing, updating, and contextualizing its digital collections and collection descriptions to carry out its responsibility to be anti-racist and anti-oppressive. Please see the department’s statement about this work for more information. 

We are located on the 4th floor of the library, in room 409. See our hours for the quarter and our contact information here.