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Locations, Hours, Staff, Access, Use Policies

Our Collections

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SCUA Guide, OneSearch, FAD, Comics, Highlights


Exhibits, iBase, dSpace, Digital Resources



Ask Us, Duplications, Instruction


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Development, Gift Policies, How to Donate

About the Collections

Special Collections and University Archives holds over 70,000 printed volumes, over 500 manuscript and archival collections, 800 linear feet of university records, numerous graphic and ephemera collections, and digital collections.

About Collections

Using the Collections

Our collections are available for research to San Diego State University students, faculty, staff, and to the general public; no affiliation with San Diego State is required. Collections do not circulate outside of the department, and are consulted in our Reading Room.

Using Collections


Find Archives & Manuscripts

Use the Finding Aid Database to search SDSU Special Collections & University Archives.

Find Archives & Manuscripts

Research a Subject

Research by title, type, subject or search by keywords.

Research a Subject

Find a Book

Search the SDSU library catalog.

Find a Book

Contact Us

Special Collections & University Archives Contact

Location: SDSU Library & Information Access, Love Library Room 150
Phone: 619.594.6791

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