Quetzal-Kuhlthau: Re-imagining Carol Kuhlthau's information seeking processes as a path we walk along the back of Aztec diety of knowledge, Quetzalcoatl.
Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary Sources
Conceptualizing, Finding, and Accessing primary source materials
EOP 50th Anniversary: Primary source research materials
1968- 1978 University Archives
The Educational Opportunity Program celebrates their 50th year supporting the academic aspirations of Californians in 2018. California State University, Chico played a leadership role in this progressive program. Your English professors have assigned the EOP Summer Bridge class of 2018 to collaborate in celebrating this anniversary. To complete your writing assignment, you'll need to review primary source research materials. In this research guide you will locate digital surrogates of primary source materials to help you craft this narrative.
Finding aid and box list for the Public Affairs and Publications Collection, which contains news releases, subject files, reports, photographs, publications, and records that pertain to the departments, events, and the promotion of California State University, Chico.
Digital surrogates of Chico Fire Insurance Maps. Originally drawn to assess fire insurance liabilities for any property within city limits. The maps are hand-drawn lithographs which show street names, property boundaries, the shapes of structures, identifying what materials buildings are made of, building uses, buildings proximity to fire hydrants, and the location of water and gas mains. The maps for Chico run from 1885- 1949.
OAC provides free public access to detailed descriptions of primary resource collections maintained by more than 200 contributing institutions including libraries, special collections, archives, historical societies, and museums throughout California and collections maintained by the 10 University of California (UC) campuses.
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is the nation's records keeper. Of all documents and materials created in the course of business conducted by the United States Federal government, only 1%-3% are so important for legal or historical reasons that they are kept forever.
The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, newspapers, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library is the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office.