University of California, Riverside

Eaton Collection at UC Riverside



Authors' Archives


COLLECTIONS OF Authors' archives

The Eaton Collection is made up of a variety of smaller collections, including the archives (manuscripts and papers) of a variety of SF writers. 

The collection is constantly growing with new items donated regularly. Here is a list of selected collections. Clicking on the link will take you to the main library website which features specific details on the collection.

To see the complete collection of all Special Collections holdings, please visit our Special Collections Archive Index page.

  • Robert Adams papers

    This collection contains the edited manuscripts of writer Robert Adams, author of the Horseclans, Castaways in Time and Stairway to Forever series of novels.
  • Paul K. Alkon papers

    This collection contains the original manuscript of Origins of Futuristic Fiction.
  • Gregory Benford papers

    This collection contains original manuscripts of novels and short stories, fanzines, press clippings and correspondence of the University of California, Irvine physicist and science fiction writer. It contains his literary and academic works and his personal collection of fanzines.
  • David Brin papers

    This collection include manuscripts,  including Uplift War, Man-Kzin Wars, Heart of the Comet, and Sundiver,  personal papers, and other material.
  • F.M Busby papers

    This collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, clippings, and other documents of this writer and influential fanzine editor.
  • Michael Cassutt papers

    This collection features scripts and other materials from the career of the television producer, screenwriter and creator of Max Headroom.
  • John DeChancie papers

    This collection includes manuscripts, page proofs and a screenplay.
  • Morris Scott Dollens papers

    This collection includes photographs, negatives, slides, and other works by this artist whose paintings were widely used in books and magazines during the 1950s.
  • G.C. Edmondson papers

    This collection contains page proofs, galley proofs, manuscripts, and correspondence.
  • Sheila Finch papers

    This collection contains press clippings, correspondence, and other material by this author and professor of creative writing.
  • Robert Forward papers

    This collection of physicist and science fiction writer including scientific research papers, annotated manuscripts of his novels and correspondence with publishers, agents, and consultants.
  • Horace Gold papers

    This collection includes typescripts, manuscripts, and correspondence of the science fiction writer and editor.
  • Anne McCaffrey papers

    This collection includes galley proofs, notes, correspondence, and other material related to her work between 1957 and 1999. It contains her best known works as well as essays, unpublished works, and books on topics including cooking, romance and horse breeding.
  • Jean Paiva papers

    This collection contains manuscripts, notes and clippings of this sf short story writer. 
  • William Rotsler papers

    This collection contains of his original artwork, manuscripts of his novels and short stories, newsletters and newspaper clippings.
  • James White papers

    This collection features typed manuscripts, galley proofs and other materials by the author of the popular Sector General series.
  • Carl A. Wiley collection on solar sails

    This collection includes original research on solar sails for his book Clipper Ships of Space.
  • Colin Wilson papers

    This collection features correspondence, galley proofs, manuscripts, press clippings and other materials from the authors' work between 1965 and 1998.
  • Richard Wilson papers

    This collection contains correspondence, press clippings, and other materials.
  • Sydney Fowler Wright papers

    The Fowler collection contains floppy disks, manuscripts, and other materials.

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