Jan 16, 2018 - Mar 30, 2018
This exhibition of original artifacts from the collection of Jerry Gore, encompasses a specific portion of the Era of Enslavement in the United States. It allows students to view up close documents such as tax receipts from the sale of human beings, wills passing property from one generation to the next, first edition slave narratives, and slave shackles. As we learn from the...
Apr 11, 2016 - Dec 31, 2017
This exhibit celebrates Tomás Rivera, the youngest and first Latino Chancellor in the UC system and the namesake of the Rivera Library. Materials in Rivera's archives highlight his contributions to literature, civic life, and higher education.
Nov 6, 2017 - Dec 14, 2017
Spenser’s Faerie Queene: Taproot of Modern Fantasy
Recent Acquisitions of Special Collections.
November 6 - December 14, 2017
Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room
Tomás Rivera Library, UC Riverside
Oct 24, 2016 - Jun 17, 2017
The University of California, Riverside Library invites you to celebrate the opening of a new exhibition, titled, “Orange Roots: The Remarkable Story of Two Trees, a Pioneer Town, and the University of California, Riverside.” The exhibition will showcase the remarkable history of Riverside’s citrus heritage, from its early, pioneer days to the establishment of UCR. It will...