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We're excited to welcome Dr. Sarah Pickle as听Occidental鈥檚 next College Librarian and director of the Academic Commons. Her first day will be Monday, July 22nd. More

Students study together in the Academic Commons

Resources for Research

  • - subject specific databases
  • - request a book or article from another library
  • - curated lists of subject specific resources
  • - get started on research
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Special Collections & College Archives

Students watch musicians performing in the Critical Making Studio

Critical Making & Tech Lending

The Critical Making Studio (CMS) provides a space for collaboration and creativity that features a 3-D Printer, audio recording equipment and sound booth, a sewing machine, and much more.
Our Tech Lending program offers a collection of technological devices and audio/visual equipment for checkout.
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Academic Commons

Mary Norton Clapp Library
1600 Campus Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90041