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A Data Science Hub at The Claremont Colleges Library

September 1, 2021

The Claremont Colleges Library is pleased to announce the establishment of the Claremont Colleges Data Science Hub this fall. The DS Hub is intended to support the collective interests and aims of the seven Claremont Colleges in their efforts to develop research and teaching in rapidly-growing data science fields. Following a 3-year evaluation and study […]
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Announcing Claremont Colleges Summer 2021 GIS Workshops

June 28, 2021

The Claremont Colleges Library is pleased to be offering 4 weeks of online GIS learning opportunities for the Claremont community this summer. These are separate online workshops that will introduce learners to certain components of GIS, including the ArcGIS suite, drones, and the QGIS platform. We’ll start out with the basics of ArcGIS Online and […]
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Improved WorldCat Discovery Interface: coming July 12, 2021

June 16, 2021

On July 12, 2021 our catalog and discovery system, Library Search, powered by WorldCat Discovery, will be getting a new “modernized” look along with some new features. These updates include: Redesigned Results Search results will have a new layout and a bit more information (most notably the publisher information):  Highlighted Search Terms The search terms […]
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New: Reading Room Appointments available starting June 14, 2021

June 11, 2021

Current Claremont Colleges students, faculty, and staff can now schedule individual appointments to consult materials from Special Collections, the Asian Library, and Pomona College Archives in the Reading Room on Honnold 2. To make an appointment, visit our Reading Room appointment booking page. Appointments are available beginning on June 14, Mondays and Fridays, and can […]
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New: Individual Study Space Appointments available starting June 7, 2021

June 4, 2021

For the next phase in the Library’s reopening, current Claremont Colleges students, faculty, and staff can now make appointments for an individual study space in the Library’s Collaborative Commons (2nd floor of Honnold) starting June 7, 2021.  To make an appointment, see our Study Space Appointments page. Appointments are available for up to four hours […]
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Winners of the Western Water Archives Student Poster Showcase

June 1, 2021

On May 10, 2021 The Claremont Colleges Library and Pomona College sponsored a poster presentation showcase for students currently enrolled at any college or university to share their scholarship created while using at least one item found in the Western Water Archives collections.  Congratulations to the winners:  First place was awarded to Jacob Greene, Pomona […]
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Open Access Agreement with Cambridge University Press for Claremont Authors to Publish Free of Charge

May 25, 2021

We are excited to announce that The Claremont Colleges Library, in collaboration with the Statewide California Electronic Library Consortium, has entered into an open access (OA) “Read and Publish” agreement with Cambridge University Press. This agreement allows authorized Claremont Colleges users not only to read all of the journals in the Cambridge UP  subscription package, […]
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Virtual Night Owls is Here!

May 7, 2021

The Claremont Colleges Library tradition of supporting students through finals week with fun events and resources is online again this semester. Bookmark our Virtual Night Owls Guide for de-stressing resources such as self-care tips, mindfulness and meditation tools, links to our leisure reading collections, and more. Virtual Nights Owls is also where you can play […]
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Preservation Week 2021: Preserving Community Archives April 25 – May 1, 2021

April 26, 2021

As spring cleaning is underway, many in our community will be left to contemplate how to preserve newly rediscovered treasures. From April 25 to May 1, hundreds will celebrate Preservation Week, a time when libraries across the country and around the world will raise awareness of the need for preservation of collections of all kinds […]
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