Many collections contain black and white photos, as well as color prints and slides.
- La Cumbre yearbooks, which include photos of students and some faculty and administrators.
- University Archives Photographs. Photos of campus, students, faculty and staff.
- Office of Public Information, Biographical Files. Include photos of faculty, administrators, and other notable people associated with UCSB. (UArch 11).
- Office of Public Information, Subject Files. Includes photos of campus, students, events, etc. (UArch 12).
- Isla Vista Archives (SBHC Mss 41).
- Sullivan (James J.) Collection (SBHC Mss 49).
- Varley (C. Ray) Collection (UArch FacP 20).