Established by San José State University's history department, this endowment supports the purchase of books and other materials about English and Irish history and affairs and provides grants to the history department to promote faculty scholarship.
Associate Dean Jo Bell Whitlatch retired in 2006 after 33 years of service to San José State University. From the start of her career as a cataloging librarian in the Wahlquist Library to her role as Associate Dean, Jo Bell was a champion for the library, building collections and facilities that… more
Established by San José State University's history department with a special gift from the estate of Mildred Gentry Winters, this endowment supports the King Library's purchase of books and other materials focusing on California history and provides scholarships for students in the history… more
Established by Dr. H.W. Burns and his wife, Patricia R. Burns, the endowment honors their interest in California history, particularly of the early French and Spanish settlers. Both held strong and established ties in California and specifically with the King Library and San José State University.… more