Arts & Humanities
Arthur C. Harmon Papers
Harmon served in the Air Force during WWII. His papers include service records, correspondence, flight manuals, pilot supplies, videotapes, patches, and photographs.
Avery E. Field Photographs
Images documenting the development of Riverside in the first half of the 20th century. Subjects include local residents, events, architecture, and landscapes.
Dexter Thomas Jr. Collection of Japanese Hip Hop
This collection contains compact disc recordings, manga, magazines, and other materials pertaining to Japanese Hip Hop culture.
George E. Slusser Papers
This collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, and other material primarily relating to George E. Slusser's work as curator of the Eaton Collection of Science Fiction and Fantasy.
Greek Onomastics & Epigraphy
Print and online reference sources that enable the study of all known Greek personal names (onomastics) and inscriptions (epigraphy).
Latin American & 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.
Consists of both personal and family papers as well as organizational records that document a wide range of subject areas.
Resources for the study of music and performance, including scores, recordings, media, books, and journals.
Photographic prints and negatives in many formats, archival collections on photography and photographers, reproductions, exhibition catalogs, and books and periodicals.
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 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.
Ronald H. Chilcote Collection on Latin America
Books, pamphlets, cordels, clippings, film, oral histories, and more on the politics, economy, and history of Latin America, Portugal, and Portuguese-speaking Africa.
Rupert and Jeannette Costo Papers
Correspondence, typescripts, original manuscripts, film and photographs collected by Jeannette and Rupert Costo on American Indians primarily in California relating to water, land, hunting and fishing rights, sovereignty, gaming, language and education.
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.
Sabino Osuna Papers
Glass plate negatives, photographs, and lantern slides of the Mexican Revolution, mostly taken between 1910-1914.
Sadakichi Hartmann Papers
Published and unpublished manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, pastels, paintings, and diaries from the early modernist writer, poet, dramatist, and critic Sadakichi Hartmann.
Tomás Rivera Archive
This collection contains more than 85,000 items detailing the personal and professional life of Tomás Rivera, educator, author, and former UCR chancellor.
Tuskegee Airmen Collections
Documents the men and women, African Americans and others, involved in the Army Air Corps program to train African Americans during World War II.
The designated repository for records, documents, publications and other material pertaining to the University of California, Riverside
W.H. McLeod Collection of Sikh Studies
This extensive collection contains nearly 2,000 volumes, in Punjabi and English, on Sikh religion, art, history, literature, society, and culture.