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library catalogLibrary Catalog

The Library Catalog is a searchable database of materials owned by the Oviatt Library at California State University, Northridge. To find materials in Special Collections and Archives, limit the location to "Special Collections" after entering your search terms. 

finding aid database home pageFinding Aid Database

The Finding Aid Database provides access to a growing number of finding aids for archival and manuscript collections at Special Collections and Archives. Archival holdings can include correspondence, diaries, maps, university records, photographs, or audio recordings.

content d m homepageDigital Collections

The Oviatt Library's Digital Collections feature historically significant documents, photographs, oral histories, artistic works and exhibit materials selected from the holdings in Special Collections and Archives. Additional project contributors include local heritage organizations, neighboring academic institutions and private collectors.

scholarworks home pageCSUN ScholarWorks

CSUN ScholarWorks is an open-access institutional repository for capturing, organizing, preserving and disseminating the intellectual output of the faculty, staff, and students of California State University, Northridge. It includes some publications that are a part of University Archives.