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CCEPS Fellows 2017-2018 In Their Own Words

January 1, 2019

The Claremont Center for Engagement with Primary Sources (CCEPS) program promotes connections between students, primary sources, and research activity through directed, hands-on experience with original special collections by providing professional archival training to graduate and undergraduate students at The Claremont Colleges.  Fellows write weekly entries for the “Out of the Box” blog to share their […]
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Exhibitions and New Acquisitions in Special Collections and Libraries, 2017-2018

January 1, 2019

New Acquisitions in SCL Special Collections supports The Claremont Colleges’ teaching and research missions by collecting and preserving original manuscripts, books, and other primary source materials of a rare or unique nature. We acquire new holdings predominately through donations and transfers, and purchase a select amount of material. We promote the use of our collections through outreach […]
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Notable citrus collection takes root at The Claremont Colleges Library

September 28, 2018

The Claremont Colleges Library Special Collections announces the opening of The David Boulé California Orange Collection. Ranging from colorful citrus advertisements to photographs of the farmworkers who harvested the crops, this vital collection covers both the dream and the reality of California through its citrus growing industry. This collection contains materials relating to the citrus […]
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Engage your creativity during “Cage at Claremont” Week – 9/24-9/28

September 18, 2018

“I can’t understand why people are frightened of new ideas, I’m frightened of the old ones.” John Cage John Cage’s new ideas are on display next week at The Claremont Colleges Library, as part of our “Cage at Claremont” series of events. Panels and lectures share Cage’s “new ideas” and their effect on the worlds of […]
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