Broad collection of more than 1.8 million digital images


Primary sources from the University of California Libraries


Database of images, audio/video, and mixed media arts

Colonial State Papers

The Colonial State Papers provides access to over 7,000 manuscript papers and 40,000 bibliographic records concerning English activities in the American, Canadian, and West Indian colonies between the 16th-18th centuries

Empire Online

Original documents and essays in the field of Empire studies

Ethnomusicology: Global Field Recordings

Audio field recordings and interviews, educational recordings, film footage, field notebooks, slides, correspondence and ephemera from over 60 fields of study.

Photography: The World through the Lens

Part of Nineteenth Century Collections Online: collections of photographs, albums, photographically illustrated books, and texts on the history of photography

The Sixties

Primary documents and personal narratives, 1960 to 1974