University Archives


This collection traces CSU Channel Islands' history from its point of conception in 1974 as "The Learning Center" in Ventura to CSUN @Ventura and CSUN @Channel Islands and finally, to its 2002 emergence as the new 23rd campus of the CSU and the present. This is an ongoing and developing collection; both physical and digital materials are consistently added to reflect the growth of CSU Channel Islands. The digital collection contains founding documents, memorabilia, photographs, and oral histories. Finding guides regarding the Academic Affairs and Student Affairs departments are also located here. For information regarding CSUCI's transition, please see the database Los Angeles Times Proquest on the Library's website. Enter the search term CSUN at Ventura and enter dates 1991-1999. Materials regarding the former Camarillo State Hospital are located in the University Archives. If you are planning on conducting an oral history, click on Oral History Help below. For more information on this archival collection, please contact Evelyn Taylor, University Archivist, at evelyn.taylor@csuci.edu. All rights reserved by the Broome Library, CSU Channel Islands; however, the Broome Library may not retain copyright to every material in the Archives. Images may not be reproduced for profit; educational purposes only. The images and oral histories posted here are for educational use only and are not to be duplicated, distributed, or reproduced, before receiving written approval from the CSUCI Archives and with that approval, the Broome Library/Archives must be acknowledged as the source of the item. Please contact the archivist for approval and the correct citation with any reproduction request.

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