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Library Renovations Underway

August 31, 2018

While students are enjoying their summer, the library continues to update its facilities to provide the most dynamic and welcoming spaces possible. “Keck 3,” our third floor classroom, is currently under construction to bring it in line with our other active learning spaces, such as the second floor Keck Classroom. We’re adding flexible furniture and […]
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Cage at Claremont: September 24-28, 2018

June 29, 2018

The Claremont Colleges Library (TCCL) presents a concert of renowned composer John Cage. John Cage attended Pomona College from 1928 to 1930, and The Claremont Colleges have many connections to his groundbreaking art and music. In light of these connections, The Claremont Colleges Library presents a week of “Cage at Claremont” celebrations, including panels/lectures, artists’ […]
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New Exhibit: Orange You Glad…

May 25, 2018

When: June 4 – August 17, 2018 Where: North Lobby, The Claremont Colleges Library From the newly-acquired David Boulé California Orange Collection comes this orange-y exhibition featuring souvenirs, advertisements, postcards, and photographs of yesteryear, as well as vintage juicers and a larger-than-life papier-mâché orange. Come learn about the sunny side of California’s citrus growing heritage.
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Spotlight Collection: The Charles S. Frey Memorial Bicycle Collection

May 25, 2018

Donated to The Claremont Colleges Library by Ruth Frey Axe in memory of her nephew, the Charles S. Frey Memorial Bicycle Collection features materials relating to bicycling and bicycle enthusiasm. Mrs. Axe and her husband developed a lifelong love of bicycling after responding to the U.S. government’s call to conserve gasoline during World War II, […]
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Announcing The Claremont Colleges Library’s new website

May 25, 2018

On May 29, 2018, The Claremont Colleges Library officially launches its dynamic new and user-centered website. After nearly two years of work, including extensive user-testing from a wide cross-section of The Claremont Colleges’ community, the library’s new site has been completely redesigned. This update gives the site a more professional look—the first major change in […]
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Enter to win the Library Undergraduate Research Award!

March 27, 2018

The deadline for the Library Undergraduate Research Award (LURA) is fast approaching. Remember to turn in your applications, and you could win a cash prize! This award recognizes exemplary, original student work demonstrating skill and creativity in the use of library and information resources. It’s open to projects in various formats by individuals or groups, […]
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