The Online Archive of California contains collection finding aids from libraries and archives all over California, and, in numerous cases, digitized materials from these collections available for viewing. Calisphere is an associated site that presents digitized images only, and groups them according to subject matter along with some basic information and suggested "study questions" about the topics. The OAC site also contains a "browse map" showing where its participating facilities are located; of particular interest to Sacramento residents are those in this immediate area. Among them are the California State Library, the California State Archives, the California Department of Parks and Recreation, the Unemployment Insurance Division Library , the California State Railroad Museum Library, the CSUS Library, the UC Davis Library, the Sacramento County Office of Education, and the Roseville Public Library. Directions and contact information are given; a click on the institution name will reveal a list of collections and access to their finding aids. And typing "Sacramento" into the "Search OAC" panel will give information on Sacramento-related collections from libraries and archives all over California.
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January 28, 2011
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