The LA County Library collection contains texts, images, and audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1890s to 2010s. A majority of the collection consists of images concerning local history of Los Angeles County. Subjects include cultural events and communities of the Los Angeles area.
The Loyola Marymount University collection contains audiovisual materials (moving images, audio) from the 1960s to the 2000s. The majority of the collection consists of television segments by KCET, an independent television station licensed to Los Angeles, CA.
The Palos Verdes Library District collection contains text from the 1920s to 1930s. A majority of the collection consists of pamphlets and brochures about the Palo Verdes Estates and the booming community located southwest of Los Angeles, California.
The University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections online collection contains audiovisual material (moving images and audio) from the 1940s to present day. The recordings in this collection include videos from the USC Thornton School of Music records which document lectures by notable composers such as Henry Mancini and Andre Previn, as well as video and audio which document and comment on the brutal beating of Rodney King in Los Angeles and its effect on race relations in that era.