UCSF Synapse Archive

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Welcome to the electronic archive of Synapse. Synapse is a student run weekly newspaper that began publishing in 1957. Original copies of the paper as well as microfilm are available by making an appointment with Archives and Special Collections. For current issues of the paper, please visit Synapse. For summer issues, please visit the web archive at https://webarchives.cdlib.org/a/SynapseUCSF.

Throughout its tenure, the paper has had several design changes and this may affect the quality of some search results. Even though the headline may not seem related, the submitted search term does appear within the returned search results. It is also possible to Browse by date; the paper was not consistently published so there will be gaps in publication dates as all available issues appear within this online archive.

This collection contains 1,466 issues comprising 12,920 pages and 49,270 articles.