New Business and News Resources

New York Times / Lexis Nexis logos

The Libraries now subscribe to a number of print newspapers and the Lexis-Nexis database.


Found in a library book

you are still painting
You are still painting.... found in Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley.

And the Winners are....

The winner of the $200 prize for the best handmade book is the "Mighty Pen" by Patrick Newson.

Book Arts Competition entries on display in Meyer Library

Book Arts Competition entries

Stop by the Meyer Library in Oakland to see this year's entries for the Book Arts Competition.

Enter the Libraries' Book Arts Competition - $200 prize

Student Book Arts Competition

Student Book Art Competition

This year, two books by CCA students will be selected for inclusion in the libraries' artists' book collection and awarded a $200 prize.

Curated Bookshelf

Designed to promote and sustain a rich photo book culture, the curated shelf both encourages a greater dialog between visiting artists and students, and helps define the library’s current collection.

Art Lab Exhibition Photos

Friday, February 21st, Kim Anno's Art Lab created an exhibition inspired by the library.

Codex at the Wattis

Codex -the earliest form of a bound book/ "Codex" is a current exhibition at the Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts.

Art Lab exhibition in Meyer Library (Oak), Friday Feb 21 7:30 pm

Kim Anno's Art Lab class presents an exhibition of student projects inspired by the library. 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Found in a Library Book

Michael Jackson?

Free Stuff!

Do you like free stuff? The Simpson Library on the SF campus has some great free books and magazines. Over a hundred items!

Display of Joseph Sinel watercolors in Meyer Library (Oakland)

Joseph Sinel watercolor

The Simpson Library houses a collection of work documenting Joseph C. Sinel's career in design.

Found in library book

Learn Foreign Languages Online

Pronunicator screen shot

The library is pleased to offer Pronunciator, an online foreign language learning tool that's especially good for words and phrases encountered while traveling.

Materials Symposium at RISD

Exhibit and conference at the RISD Materials Resource Center
Scenes from the symposium at RISD on "Materials Education and Research in Art and Design: A New Role for Libraries" held June 6-8, in which CCA Libraries was a participant.
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