California State Library: COVID Diaries

The California State Library is collecting writings, artworks, photos and more documenting your experiences with COVID-19 for the COVID Diaries project. Image via California State Library/Survey Monkey

CALIFORNIA – The events of the past year have affected the entire world, and residents of California are no exception. In partnership with local libraries, the California State Library presents a collection of unique perspectives as expressed through essays, poems, photographs, videos and works of art.

Submissions of writing, artwork, photos or other documentation of your COVID-19 experiences are welcome and will further the Library’s goal of recording California’s response to this pandemic for future generations.

For more information and to submit your work, visit