Browse the Collections
- Subject Guides
- World Geographical Regions
- Alphabetical List of Collections
- ARC serials database
- UCSB Library Catalog
- Online Archive of California
- Melvyl Catalog
- Digital collections
Finding guides (inventories of our manuscript collections) can be searched using the Online Archive of California (OAC). OAC allows searching of over 3900 collection guides and box lists that have been converted to electronic format. Search by title of collection, personal names, subjects and keyword searches. Additional browsing tools include our Subject Guides or the Alphabetical List of Collections.
Published materials, such as books, serials, and records (LPs, 78s, etc.) are cataloged in the UCSB Library Catalog. Additional serials from the American Religions Collection can be found using the ARC serials database.
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