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UC San Diego Library’s Special Collections and Archives Acquires First African Americana Collection

February 25, 2021

…Library, Special Collections & Archives. UC San Diego Library’s Special Collections and Archives Acquires its First African Americana Collection Collection chronicles the African American experience post-Civil War and documents migration West A photo of “Reuben the Guide,” a San Diego resident well-known for guiding tourists between San Diego and Tijuana,…

UC San Diego Library Receives Grant to Digitize Archive for New Poetry Collection

February 9, 2023

Audiovisual items within the UC San Diego Library’s Archive for New Poetry (ANP) collection will be digitized and preserved thanks to a $250,000 grant awarded to the organization by the Mellon Foundation.

Schottlaender Bestows Parting Gifts to Advance Geisel Library Revitalization & Special Collections

April 11, 2017

With his retirement on the horizon, University Librarian Brian Schottlaender has pledged two generous gifts to the UC San Diego Library, one to advance the Geisel Library Revitalization Initiative (GLRI) and another to support the Archive for New Poetry in the Library’s Special Collections & Archives.

Hail to the Chief! Exhibit Showcases UC San Diego Library’s Presidential Papers

June 27, 2016

…election, the UC San Diego Library’s Special Collections & Archives has mounted an exhibit of presidential papers that takes the long view, back to the nation’s first president, George Washington.

Learning to Curate History

May 24, 2018

…undergraduates explore Geisel Library archives, presenting exhibits on Tijuana tourism and South Pacific expeditions A selection from the Tijuana Photograph Postcard Collection (Courtesy Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego Library) Have you ever wanted to curate your own museum exhibit? Three students from the UC San Diego Division of…

UC San Diego Library Awarded Recordings at Risk Grant to Preserve Melanesian Audio Recordings

May 28, 2019

The UC San Diego Library is one of 20 recipients of the Recordings at Risk award, designed to support the preservation of rare and unique audio content of high scholarly value through digital reformatting.

Writer and Alumnus Rex Pickett Donates Personal Archive to UC San Diego Library

July 12, 2013

…his personal papers to the Library’s Special Collections. The archive includes a wide range of materials—including posters, photographs, and other memorabilia—both from the novel and the wildly popular movie it spawned.

Building an Archive of San Diego History

February 28, 2019

…History Project) Building an Archive of San Diego History UC San Diego students bring campus to community and back in new Race and Oral History Project UC San Diego Department of History professor Luis Alvarez is very clear: the campus’s Race and Oral History Project is young, but growing —…

Archive Chronicling History of San Diego’s Chicano Movement to Go Digital

February 22, 2012

In 2004, the University of California, San Diego Libraries acquired one of the region’s most significant archives—the papers of Chicano activist Herman Baca— documenting the struggles and achievements of the Chicano Movement in San Diego from 1964 to 2006.

UC San Diego Alumna Joyce Cutler-Shaw Honored for Major Contributions to the Library

March 30, 2017

Internationally acclaimed multimedia artist, Joyce Cutler-Shaw, a member of the University of California San Diego’s inaugural MFA (Master of Fine Arts) class of 1972, has received the UC San Diego Library’s Geisel Citation award for Library Philanthropy. Cutler-Shaw is the first alumna to receive the Library’s annual Geisel Citation, which…

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