Minerva Online Catalog

Minerva is a descriptive catalog of the records held at the California State Archives.

Beginning Your Research

The State Archives has many tools and resources to assist you with your research.

Online Archive of California

The Online Archive of California (OAC) provides free public access to detailed descriptions of primary resource collections.

Office of the Chief Clerk of the Assembly

Access Assembly Journals, Senate and Assembly Histories and Statutes.

Legislative Information

Find information about legislation from 1993-current.

Supreme and Appellate Court information

This website provides information about California Supreme and Court of Appeals Cases.

Ancestry Institution

Access California State Archives’ Records that have been digitized by Ancestry.com.