Rare Books Collection

California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
800 N State College Blvd.
3rd Floor, Library South, PLS-352
Fullerton, California 92834-4150
(657) 278-3444
http://www.library.fullerton.edu/
2013


Descriptive Summary

Title: Rare Books Collection
Dates: 1489-2012
Collection Number: SC.1
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 2549 volumes and 11 archival boxes (306 linear feet)
Repository: California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
Fullerton, California 92834-4150
Abstract: The Rare Book Collection consists of books, pamphlets, periodicals and manuscripts from the 15th to 20th century.
Language of Material: English

Access

This collection is open to the public.

Preferred Citation

Rare Books Collection. California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections

Scope and Content of Collection

The majority of materials in the Rare Book Collection are in English but there are materials in other languages such as Latin, French and Spanish. There is a wide range of topics represented and the materials were published in many different countries. Biography, travel, history and military history, including naval history, are some of the subjects included in this collection.