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Library open only to current Claremont Colleges students, faculty, and staff: Tuesday, December 6 - Thursday, December 15.
Exceptions include those visiting Bookstore, Cafe, and Special Collections Appointments. More info on Blackout Dates for Community Access.

My Library Accounts

This page outlines the various Library accounts available to you and some of their key features, as well as which login credentials you’ll need to access various resources and services. 

My Library Account
Accessing E-Resources
Resource Sharing Account
  • Access by using Central Authentication Service login credentials.
  • Request items from other libraries that our Library does not own.
  • View or download requested articles (they remain available on our server for 30 days).
  • Check the status of your requests.
  • Request items from the Annex (the Library’s offsite storage facility).
  • Request items for curbside or walk-in pickup.
  • Faculty can request delivery of items to their offices.

Learn more about our free Resource Sharing Service

Special Collections Account

Your Special Collections Account facilitates your access to rare books, manuscripts, and archives held in Special Collections at The Claremont Colleges Library and Ella Strong Denison Library at Scripps College.

  • Submit requests to view items onsite.
  • Submit requests for scans in accordance with copyright guidelines.
  • Track the status of your requests.
  • Access information about past requests.
  • Collaboratively select materials for group projects, classes, and exhibits using the activities feature.
  • Claremont Colleges students, faculty, and staff can access their account using their CAS credentials. All researchers outside of The Claremont Colleges can login using the “Other Researchers” login option.

Questions about your account? Ask Special Collections.

Central Authentication Service (CAS) Campus Login
  • When accessing your Library Account, Resource Sharing Account, or licensed full-text E-Resource content such as eBooks, articles, and streaming media, you’ll be prompted to sign in using your campus credentials.
    • For most of the Claremont Colleges you login using the same credentials you use to access the student portal or Sakai/Canvas.
  • Contact your college IT department if you have problems logging into CAS (see contact information below)
Need Assistance?

For help or to ask questions about your Library Account or to report a problem contact: library@claremont.edu

For help logging into CAS, contact your campus IT department for assistance:

Claremont Graduate University
helpdesk@cgu.edu
909-621-8174

Claremont McKenna College
help@cmc.edu
909-607-0911

Harvey Mudd College
helpdesk@hmc.edu
909-607-7777

Keck Graduate Institute
helpdesk@kgi.edu
909-607-0387

Pitzer College
help@pitzer.edu
909-607-3065

Pomona College
servicedesk@pomona.edu
909-621-8061

Scripps College
help@scrippscollege.edu
909-607-3406