The Glendale Library, Arts and Culture collection contains texts and images from the 1860s to 1990s. A majority of the collection consists of city directories. Other subjects include records related to aviation and the airfield in Glendale, California.
The Mariposa Museum and History Center collection contains audiovisual material (movies, audio) and text from the 1850s through the early 2000s. The majority of the collection consists of newspapers and oral histories documenting subjects and topics such as mining, gold country, Yosemite and more.