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University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives

Department of Special Collections
Davidson Library
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California 93106

Email: special@library.ucsb.edu

Phone: 805-893-3062

Repository URL: http://www.library.ucsb.edu/special-collections/cema External Link

Repository description (CRHP): This repository houses the Santa Barbara Afro-American Oral History Project among its many collections documenting the experiences and histories of ethnic Americans.

Repository description (extant): The California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives, also known as CEMA, is a division of the Special Collections Department of the University Libraries at the University of California, Santa Barbara. CEMA is a permanent program that advances scholarship in ethnic studies through its varied collections of primary research materials.

These unique collections document the lives and activities of African Americans, Asian/Pacific Americans, Chicanos/Latinos, and Native Americans in California. The collections represent the cultural, artistic, ethnic, and racial diversity that characterizes the state's population. Its materials are widely used not only by scholars, but also in K-12 classrooms and museum exhibitions. Organizations and individuals have committed to establishing their personal papers and archival materials for preservation and to be made accessible for research and study.

Repository type: University Special Collection

Collections:

Santa Barbara Afro-American oral history project
Age of segregation oral history project

 

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