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UCSC Campus History - Photographs and Maps

This collection includes photographs and architectural drawings documenting the historical development, culture and social environment of one of the UC system's most beautiful campuses, the University of California, Santa Cruz. 

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UCSC Campus History - Photographs and Maps

UCSC Campus History - Publications

This collection includes publications from the early years of the University produced by UC Santa Cruz students, staff members and departments, as well as local press publications such as the Santa Cruz Sentinel that focus on the University.

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UCSC Campus History - Publications

Organic Farming-Sustainable Agriculture Oral Histories

This documentary oral history project conducted by the Regional Oral History Project at the UCSC University Library includes fifty-eight interviews with farmers, activists, researchers, and educators. It encompasses the 1960s through the present. Here you will find transcripts of all of the interviews in full text (PDF) format, along …

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Organic Farming-Sustainable Agriculture Oral Histories

Branson DeCou Digital Archive

The Branson DeCou Digital Archive consists of digitized images of 8,000 hand-tinted 3-1/4 x 4 in. glass lantern slides used in years of travel lecture tours covering all countries of the world, from ca. 1920-1941. The physical archive is housed in the library's Special Collection and Archives department and is divided into 7 …

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Branson DeCou Digital Archive

Lick Observatory Digital Archive

The Archives of the Lick Observatory, named in honor of astronomer and archivist Mary Lea Shane, document one of the most historically important observatories in the world, and are a unique resource for the study of the history of modern astronomy. The digital collection contains digitized historical photographs and includes portraits of …

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Lick Observatory Digital Archive

About the collections



The UCSC University Library's Digital Collections site holds a growing treasury of digitized photographs, maps, artwork, oral history transcripts, sound recordings, as well as "born digital" materials. The collections focus on the most rare and unique materials in order to provide access to the UCSC community and the world.  For the best viewing experience, we recommend the following browsers: Safari 5+, Internet Explorer 8.0+, Google Chrome 12+.  The recommended viewer for PDF transcript and text files is Adobe® Reader® version 8.0+.

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