This collection of books, periodicals, and documents reflects a comprehensive record of the history, geography, and culture of the twelve counties comprising northeastern California. The collection includes city and county government documents, budgets, grand jury reports, environmental impact statements and general plans. Other subjects of the collection include industry and transportation, agriculture, forestry and mining, recreation, tourism, family and oral histories, and Native American studies.

The contents of the Northeastern California Collection are listed in the Meriam Library Catalog and will be identified by the locationĀ  "Special Collections N.E. Cal - 3rd Fl."

Some materials have been or are being digitized, please the N.E. California Collection inĀ  Chico Digital Collections.

Other online collections include:

The Butte County Directories

The Bleyhl collection: Indian-White Relationships in Northern California between 1840 & 1920

The Tehama County Pioneers (The Lingenfelter manuscript)

A Guide to Butte County Public Records in Meriam Library Special Collections

Camp Fire Oral History Project