Join us for an Archives Fair on October 10

October is National Archives Month and for the first time, UCR's Special Collections & University Archives is hosting an Archives Fair! Stop by to see us and our partners outside of the Tomás Rivera Library from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Tuesday, October 10.

This fair will raise awareness of local history and archival materials at UCR and beyond and how to access archival materials. Come learn about the Inland Empire's history and see student research conducted in the archives. This event is free and open to the public.

Participating institutions include:

  • California Baptist University
  • California State University, San Bernardino
  • Sherman Indian Museum
  • Mission Inn Museum
  • Riverside Public Library

Why stop by?

  • Learn what archives are.
  • See what kind of research students have done using archives.
  • Find out how you can access archival materials.
  • Learn about the Inland Empire's history.
  • Get some library swag.
  • Make a button at our button-making station!

Stop by to see us outside of the Tomás Rivera Library from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Tuesday, October 10. You can see a map of the UCR campus at

Members of the public can reserve a free parking permit for the event at