Photograph of Colorado River, Blue Canyon
This collection documents water related issues in California, the United States, and beyond. Includes technical reports, publications, historical and aerial photographs, maps, and archival collections.
Eaton Collection of Science Fiction and Fantasy
One of the world's largest, richest, and deepest collections of science fiction, fantasy, horror, utopian literature, and related genres.
Tuskegee Airmen Archive
Documents the men and women, African Americans and others, involved in the Army Air Corps program to train African Americans during World War II.
Tomas Rivera Archives
This collection contains more than 85,000 items detailing the personal and professional life of Tomás Rivera, educator, author, and former UCR chancellor.
Professor Paul Chou Collection
This collection contains 2,455 volumes, collected by Paul Chou, on Chinese literature and history.
Manuscript Collections
Consists of both personal and family papers as well as organizational records that document a wide range of subject areas.
University Archives
The designated repository for records, documents, publications and other material pertaining to the University of California, Riverside
Rare Books and Other Special Collections
Examples of the history of the book, from medieval manuscripts and early printed works to industrial-era publications. Other strengths include artists’ books, photo books, miniatures, sheet music, prints and drawings, ephemera, and more.
Oswald Jonas Memorial Collection
Contains the papers of Austrian music theorist Heinrich Schenker (1868-1935) and his pupil Oswald Jonas (1897-1978). Includes manuscript scores, essays, letters, and diaries.
Sadakichi Hartmann Papers
Published and unpublished manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, pastels, paintings, and diaries from the early modernist writer, poet, dramatist, and critic Sadakichi Hartmann.
Photograph of Stalder's Glenwood Garage with Studebaker cars on 7th Street between Main and Market Street, Riverside, California
Images documenting the development of Riverside in the first half of the 20th century. Subjects include local residents, events, architecture, and landscapes.
B. Traven Collections
The real identity of B. Traven, pseudonymous author of The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, is in dispute. The collection comprises books and archival collections of research on this enigmatic figure.
Local History
Extensive collection of print and archival material that documents the rich cultural heritage of the communities that comprise Inland Southern California.
George Brown Papers
Papers of Congressman George Brown (1920-1999), civil rights, anti-war, and environmental advocate, and champion for space exploration and scientific research.
McLeod Collection of Sikh Studies logo
This extensive collection contains nearly 2,000 volumes, in Punjabi and English, on Sikh religion, art, history, literature, society, and culture.
African American Life and Culture
Print and electronic resources highlighting the pivotal sociological, literary, and artistic achievements of people of African descent in America.
Latin American and Iberian Music
Scores, recordings, books, and periodicals on the musicology and ethnomusicology of these regions. Includes all available scores by and books about Joaquín Rodrigo.
Greek Onomastics & Epigraphy
Print and online reference sources that enable the study of all known Greek personal names (onomastics) and inscriptions (epigraphy).
Native American Studies
Particular emphasis on California and the Southwest. Secondary and primary sources such as archival materials, pamphlets, audio recordings, slides, and art objects.
Photography
Photographic prints and negatives in many formats, archival collections on photography and photographers, reproductions, exhibition catalogs, and books and periodicals.
Rupert Costo Library of the American Indian
The personal research collection of Native American scholars and activists Rupert and Jeannette Costo contains over 7,000 volumes in a quiet reading room in Rivera Library.
Latin American and Iberian Studies
A depth of materials documenting Mexico, Central America, Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Brazil.
Chinese and East Asian Studies
Extensive collections on the Greater China region, Japan, and Korea, focusing on literature and history.
Chicano and Latino American Studies
Resources on Chicano/Latino ethnicity, gender and sexuality, demographics, migration and diaspora communities.
Vietnam and Southeast Asian Studies
Resources covering the history and culture of Vietnam, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and the Philippines.
Professor Paul Chou Collection
This collection contains 2,455 volumes, collected by Paul Chou, on Chinese literature and history.
Rare Books and Other Special Collections
Examples of the history of the book, from medieval manuscripts and early printed works to industrial-era publications. Other strengths include artists’ books, photo books, miniatures, sheet music, prints and drawings, ephemera, and more.
Local History
Extensive collection of print and archival material that documents the rich cultural heritage of the communities that comprise Inland Southern California.
McLeod Collection of Sikh Studies logo
This extensive collection contains nearly 2,000 volumes, in Punjabi and English, on Sikh religion, art, history, literature, society, and culture.
Insects, Integrated Pest Management & Biocontrol
Resources on insect physiology, behavior, pest management, semiochemicals, and more. Focus on honey bees, ticks, ants, mosquitos, and pests of subtropical crops.
Crop Plant Pathology and Nematology
Collections on microbial pathogenesis, fundamental cellular and molecular microbiology, evolution, genomics, ecology, and public health.
Citrus and Subtropical Fruits
Unique resources on the horticulture, agronomy, and production of citrus, dates, avocados, and more. Emphasis on crop genetics, pest management, disease control, and nematology.
Water Studies
Extensive and unique resources on water quality, ecology, hydroelectric power, and new technologies to increase water supply and efficiency.
Rare Books and Other Special Collections
Examples of the history of the book, from medieval manuscripts and early printed works to industrial-era publications. Other strengths include artists’ books, photo books, miniatures, sheet music, prints and drawings, ephemera, and more.
Local History
Extensive collection of print and archival material that documents the rich cultural heritage of the communities that comprise Inland Southern California.
Native American Studies
Particular emphasis on California and the Southwest. Secondary and primary sources such as archival materials, pamphlets, audio recordings, slides, and art objects.
Medical Education
Electronic journals, databases, clinical decision aids, and books on medical ethics, cultural competency, and medical humanities.
Latin American and Iberian Studies
A depth of materials documenting Mexico, Central America, Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Brazil.
HIgher Education Administration and Policy
A collection supporting the Graduate School of Education and the School of Public Administration and Policy.
Children's and Young Adult Literature
Featuring titles from more than fifty annual awards deemed of the most significance to K-12 teachers.
Water Studies
Extensive and unique resources on water quality, ecology, hydroelectric power, and new technologies to increase water supply and efficiency.
Patents and Trademarks Collection
Patent models, patent and trademark gazettes, and guides to patent information through the Patent and Trademark Resource Center.
Rare Books and Other Special Collections
Examples of the history of the book, from medieval manuscripts and early printed works to industrial-era publications. Other strengths include artists’ books, photo books, miniatures, sheet music, prints and drawings, ephemera, and more.
Local History
Extensive collection of print and archival material that documents the rich cultural heritage of the communities that comprise Inland Southern California.
George Brown Papers
Papers of Congressman George Brown (1920-1999), civil rights, anti-war, and environmental advocate, and champion for space exploration and scientific research.
Insects, Integrated Pest Management & Biocontrol
Resources on insect physiology, behavior, pest management, semiochemicals, and more. Focus on honey bees, ticks, ants, mosquitos, and pests of subtropical crops.
Crop Plant Pathology and Nematology
Collections on microbial pathogenesis, fundamental cellular and molecular microbiology, evolution, genomics, ecology, and public health.
Medical Education
Electronic journals, databases, clinical decision aids, and books on medical ethics, cultural competency, and medical humanities.
Citrus and Subtropical Fruits
Unique resources on the horticulture, agronomy, and production of citrus, dates, avocados, and more. Emphasis on crop genetics, pest management, disease control, and nematology.
Air Quality and Climate Change
Resources related to air quality modeling, air pollution emissions, chemical process, and air remediation, and climate change, including statistical physics.
Materials Science
Proceedings, monographs, databases, and numerical and graphical data on nanoscale materials, biomaterials, bio-inspired materials and more.
Earthquake Processes, Geophysics & Tectonics
Data sets, topographic and thematic maps, a GIS lab, journals, and databases to support observational modeling and research on geological processes.
Water Studies
Extensive and unique resources on water quality, ecology, hydroelectric power, and new technologies to increase water supply and efficiency.
Patents and Trademarks Collection
Patent models, patent and trademark gazettes, and guides to patent information through the Patent and Trademark Resource Center.
Rare Books and Other Special Collections
Examples of the history of the book, from medieval manuscripts and early printed works to industrial-era publications. Other strengths include artists’ books, photo books, miniatures, sheet music, prints and drawings, ephemera, and more.
Local History
Extensive collection of print and archival material that documents the rich cultural heritage of the communities that comprise Inland Southern California.
African American Life and Culture
Print and electronic resources highlighting the pivotal sociological, literary, and artistic achievements of people of African descent in America.
Native American Studies
Particular emphasis on California and the Southwest. Secondary and primary sources such as archival materials, pamphlets, audio recordings, slides, and art objects.
Rupert Costo Library of the American Indian
The personal research collection of Native American scholars and activists Rupert and Jeannette Costo contains over 7,000 volumes in a quiet reading room in Rivera Library.
Latin American and Iberian Studies
A depth of materials documenting Mexico, Central America, Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Brazil.
Chicano and Latino American Studies
Resources on Chicano/Latino ethnicity, gender and sexuality, demographics, migration and diaspora communities.
Water Studies
Extensive and unique resources on water quality, ecology, hydroelectric power, and new technologies to increase water supply and efficiency.
Vietnam and Southeast Asian Studies
Resources covering the history and culture of Vietnam, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and the Philippines.
Rare Books and Other Special Collections
Examples of the history of the book, from medieval manuscripts and early printed works to industrial-era publications. Other strengths include artists’ books, photo books, miniatures, sheet music, prints and drawings, ephemera, and more.
Local History
Extensive collection of print and archival material that documents the rich cultural heritage of the communities that comprise Inland Southern California.
George Brown Papers
Papers of Congressman George Brown (1920-1999), civil rights, anti-war, and environmental advocate, and champion for space exploration and scientific research.