The Bancroft Library collection contains audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1910s to the 2000s. These recordings include a collection of California nature produced by the Sierra Club, home movies by David Ross Brower with footage of Yosemite and Big Sur, and a series of 1960s televised lectures by then University of California president Clark Kerr.
The Department of Rhetoric, Film and Media, University of California, Berkeley collection contains moving images from the 1930s through the 1960s. The titles span a variety of topics and forms including presidential press conferences, springboard diving training, and more.
The East Bay Media Center collection contains audiovisual materials (moving images) from the 1970s. The collection includes subjects and topics such as Bobby Seale, the Black Panther Party, incarceration, poetry and more.
The Palo Alto City Library collection contains texts from the 1950s to 2010s. A majority of the collection consists of texts about native trees in Palo Alto, women's history, and Japanese American history.
The Petaluma Historic Library and Museum collection contains texts and audiovisual material (moving images, audio) and texts from the 1920s to 2010s. A majority of the collection consists of oral histories, interviews, and home movies concerning Petaluma Chicken Ranches, genealogy, the Argus Courier Newspaper, the Bojorques family and more. Other material includes texts such as oral transcripts and maps about the history of ranchos.
The University of California, Santa Cruz, Special Collections and Archives collection contains audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1960s to 2000s. A majority of the collection consists of filmed footage documenting local history surrounding the University of California, Santa Cruz. Subjects include The People's Park Riot of 1969, the civil rights movement, and the construction of the university.
The Palo Alto Woman's Club collection contains text and audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1890s to 2000s. A majority of the collection consists of text concerning financial statements and newsletters about the club. Other subjects include a written National Register of Historic Places nomination determining the property's eligibility for listing.