California Poppy, the California State Flower
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UCSB Library California State Government Collection
The Library at the University of California, Santa Barbara, has been a complete depository for California State publications since 1972 and a selective depository since the 1950s. Most of these publications are cataloged and can be found by using UCSB's Library Catalog or UC's catalog, Melvyl. They are located in the Government Information Center on the 1st floor of the Davidson Library, and are arranged by California Document Classification number order. The collection consists of publications covering a broad spectrum of interests, such as water quality, air pollution, bilingual education, AIDS, welfare, the budget, annual reports from California state agencies, legislative materials, statistical information, crime, and health issues.