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Guide to the Film Press Kit Collection
PA Mss 39  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Film Press Kit collection
    Dates: 1975-2005
    Collection number: PA Mss 39
    Creator: University of California, Santa Barbara, Arts and Lectures
    Collection Size: 9 linear ft. (28 boxes).
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Dept. of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, CA 93106
    Abstract: Press kits for motion pictures, mostly independent releases, including promotional material, clippings, and advertising materials.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English


    The use of the collection is unrestricted. Many of these films were shown by the UCSB Arts and Lectures series.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    Film press kits collection. PA Mss 39, Department of Special Collections, University Libraries, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Ongoing donations from UCSB Arts and Lectures.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Film Press Kit Collection consists of motion picture publicity materials, mostly independent releases, including promotional material, clippings and advertising materials held by Special Collections.


    Press kits have been have been filed alphabetically into one series. Box and folder numbers are not available for this collection.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Motion pictures.
    Advertising, Motion Pictures.