Databases and eBooks:
Listed By Subject or By Name
Use these resources to find articles from magazines, newspapers, encyclopedias, and other reference sources
Links to commonly-used websites
A developing research center focused on the diverse and multicultural ongoing history of the people who work in California agriculture.
An American Story of WWII: the triumph and tragedy of the Japanese-American community during wartime
This documentary is the product of a yearlong collaboration to collect and record the stories of local Japanese Americans who were interned during WWII and served in the military.
We are collecting stories of agricultural workers and their families for our California Agricultural Workers’ History Center and as part of an online statewide project.
Information about the history of libraries in Watsonville, including an article by Betty Lewis.
Website of the not-for-profit organization concerned with preserving local heritage.
An article on the history of Pajaro Valley by Jane Borg and Jack Schoellhmer.
Information about the Shades of Watsonville local historical photograph collection.