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All content from the old Alexandria Digital Library are accessible via the Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory at UCSB Library.
We are in the process of adding as much of that data as possible to ADRL.
The majority of images in ADRL originate from UCSB Library’s Department of Special Research Collections (SRC).
Details about SRC’s reproduction fees and how to submit an online request for reproduction can be found at
ADRL, or the Alexandria Digital Research Library, contains collections of digital research materials held at UC Santa Barbara Library, including images, text, streamed media, and numeric and spatial data.