California Audiovisual Preservation Project

The California Preservation Program (CPP) provides information, education, and expert assistance on preservation of collections to libraries, archives, historical societies, history museums, and records repositories in California. In partnership with cultural institutions across the state, the CPP provides digitization, preservation and access services for historic California audiovisual recordings.


African American Museum and Library at Oakland
Bishop Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center
California Academy of Sciences
California Historical Society
California State Polytechnic University Special Collections and Archives, San Luis Obispo
California State Railroad Museum Library
Center for Sacramento History
Claremont Colleges Library
Eastern California Museum
Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
Humboldt County Historical Society
Humboldt State University Library
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California
Manzanar National Historic Site
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Oakland History Room, Oakland Public Library
Ontario City Library, Robert E. Ellingwood Model Colony History Room
Orange County Archives
Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives
San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
San Francisco History Center, San Francisco Public Library
Sierra Club Library
University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
University of California, Berkeley, The Bancroft Library
University of California, Davis, Special Collections
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
Visual Communications Archives