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Special Collections and University Archives holds over 80,000 printed volumes, over 500 manuscript and archival collections, 800 linear feet of university records, numerous graphic and ephemera collections, and digital collections. University Archives provides source material and articles about SDSU history for the weekly series “Decades Ago at San Diego State" disseminated by the SDSU NewsCenter.

 
 

Manuscript and Archival Collections

Special Collections holds over 500 manuscript and archival collections. Over 300 of these have been fully processed and made available to the public.  View some of our primary source material in this YouTube Video.  Particular subject strengths include:

 
 

Graphic and Ephemera Collections

Special Collections holds many graphic and ephemera collections which include artwork, prints, broadsides, drawings, postcards, comics, zines, sheet music, bookplates, and magic lantern slides. Collections of note include:

 

Contact Us

Special Collections & University Archives Contact

Location: SDSU Library & Information Access, Library Addition Room 4410
Phone: 619.594.6791
Email: askscua@mail.sdsu.edu

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