What are the Archives?
The University Archives Collection represents the documentary
record of the University's history, including the legislation
mandating the establishment of a state college in Alameda
County and the creation of the State College system. University
Archives includes collections which follow the operational
structure established by the University President. This includes
the Office of the President, Administrative Affairs, Academic
Affairs, Faculty Affairs, Student Affairs, Colleges and Departments.
The University Archives contains original brochures, budgets,
catalogs, schedules, directories , handbooks, letters, magazines,
minutes, posters, press releases, programs, photographs, publications,
reports, statistics, and yearbooks, as well as miscellaneous
materials and artifacts. This collection illustrates the continuing
transformation of the University since its founding.
This collection is non-circulating and users must agree to
follow rules governing the use of University Archives materials.
University Archives is currently available Monday - Friday by appointment only, during regular
(day time) library hours.