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Library News

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Gerth Archives and Special Collections Acquires L.A. Free Press Archive

Read more about the Gerth Archives and Special Collections' acquisition of the L.A. Free Press archive.

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CSU Japanese American Digitization Project (CSUJAD) Wins National Award from the Society of American Archivists (SAA)

The CSUDH Gerth Archives and Special Collections’ California State University Japanese American Digitization Project (CSUJAD) has been awarded the 2021 Philip M. Hamer and Elizabeth Hamer Kegan Award from the Society of American Archivists (SAA) in recognition of the project's scope and success.

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Media Literacy Instructional Materials

Are you struggling to figure out what's credible in the news? Or maybe you'd just like to become a fact checking expert? The CSUDH Library has you covered with our newly created Media Literacy materials which help you learn (or teach) how to think critically about all forms of media.

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