***As of Monday, March 16, the 24/7 Study Area will be open to SDSU students, faculty, and staff. All other areas of the building will be closed. This includes buildIT, the Circulation/Course Reserves Desk, the Digital Humanities Center, Love Library, the Math & Stats Learning Center, Research Services, the Student Computing Hub, Special Collections & University Archives, and the Writing Center.
The Department of Special Collections & University Archives (SCUA) houses rare, fine, unique, and valuable books, periodicals, manuscripts, and documents which require preservation, security and care in handling. Other valuable historical items such as photographs, prints, postcards, memorabilia, scrapbooks, and oral histories are also held in Special Collections. University Archives holds materials which document the history of San Diego State since its founding as a Normal School in 1897.