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Celebrating the Winners of the 2021 Library Undergraduate Research Awards

March 5, 2021

The Claremont Colleges Library has selected the winners of its 8th annual Library Undergraduate Research Awards (LURA). The awards honor students who demonstrate exemplary original research and scholarship, including remarkable skill and creativity in the use of library and information resources.  This year’s LURA winners are:  Senior Award Kristine Chang, Pomona Paper Title: “The Tip-of-the-Mandarin […]
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Western Water Symposium - Friday, March 5, 2021, 9am to 12:30pm on Zoom

Claremont Colleges Library hosts Western Water Symposium

February 11, 2021

The Claremont Colleges Library is pleased to announce the 2021 Western Water Symposium, to be held online Friday, March 5th, from 9am to 12:30 pm (PST). The Western Water Symposium is sponsored by The Claremont Colleges Library as part of programming associated with a Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Digitizing Hidden Special Collections […]
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Apply to the Library Undergraduate Research Award – Deadline 2/7/21

February 2, 2021

Are you finishing a term paper? …starting a senior thesis? …using library resources in your work? …interested in winning a CASH PRIZE? Get recognized for the amazing work you do by applying for the Claremont Colleges Library Undergraduate Research Award! The award is accompanied by a cash prize and recognizes exemplary, original student work demonstrating […]
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How The Claremont Colleges are Using HathiTrust During the Pandemic

October 26, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced students and scholars from around the world to rely more heavily on digital resources, and Claremont Colleges’ students, faculty, and staff are no exception. In addition to our many eBook and online journal offerings, the Library was able to expand our digital offerings by participating in HathiTrust’s Emergency Temporary Access […]
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Ask Us Anything about “Open” & Be Entered to Win a Gift Card

October 12, 2020

October 19th – 26th is International Open Access Week. To celebrate, we are hosting a week-long campaign for the Claremont Colleges community: Ask us anything about “open” (open access, open data, open education, and you could win one of five $15 Amazon gift cards!* (Fine print below.) Open access to scholarly information is the free, […]
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