This guide was created by Sara Heimann, Archives Intern under the supervision of Alexis Adkins, Archivist in 2017.
About University Archives
Cal Poly Pomona’s University Archives, a sub-repository of the University Library’s Special Collections and Archives, collects, organizes, preserves, and makes available archival materials documenting the history of California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.
These historic materials support research and teaching at Cal Poly Pomona and promote our institution’s heritage.
University Archives collections are available for use by all interested users including students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the general research community.
University Archives collects materials in a variety of formats including:
Textual materials: correspondence, diaries, reports, newspaper articles, books, and manuscripts
Audio-visual materials and electronic records: photographs, maps, drawings, audio recordings, film, CDs, digital images, and born digital files
Special Collections and Archives is located on the 4th floor of the University Library (Building 15).
Special Collections and Archives is open Monday - Friday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM and by appointment.
Check the Library's Hours for holiday and term closures.
Advanced notice of your visit, although not required, is recommended in order to ensure availability of materials and staff assistance.
For more information or to schedule a tour or an appointment, please contact: