The San José State University Department of Special Collections and Archives acquires, preserves, and provides access to
primary resources and rare materials that support the diverse teaching and research needs of undergraduates, graduates, faculty,
staff, and the larger community. The Special Collections and Archives collects and houses maps, periodicals, manuscripts,
art, photographs, film, rare books, and sound records materials related to the history, politics, and literature of the city
of San José. The department also collects faculty publications, administrative records, photographs associated with the history
of San José State University.
Copyright has been assigned to the San Jose State University Library Special Collections and Archives. All requests for permission
to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Special Collections. Permission for publication
is given on behalf of the Special Collections & Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include
or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader. Copyright restrictions also apply
to digital reproductions of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.