Two new department head positions available

The Library is looking for candidates for two new department head positions: Head of Digital Library Development and Head of Research Services.

Limited hours over Winter Recess

Limited hours for Winter Recess start on Friday, December 19th. For full details see our hours page.

Library services limited Thursday 12/18

Reference and borrower registration services will be available for limited hours on Thursday 12/18: 8am to 11:30am.

Web of Science maintenance 12/13

Web of Science will undergo scheduled maintenance on December 13, 2014 to release new search functionality. During this time, access may be intermittent.

Information on the planned updates.

Snacks for finals

On 12/9 and 12/11, the Caltech Library will provide snacks on the first floor of the Sherman Fairchild Library at midnight.

November new books and journals lists now available

The lists of new books and journals added to the libraries’ collections during the month of November 2014 are now available. This month’s book list includes book cover images for many items, and links to Amazon to allow you to browse the books electronically. Please note that we provide no guarantee that Amazon has contracted with the publisher to allow viewers to browse specific books.

Beckman Museum will be open December 5, 1 to 4pm

The Beckman Room on the ground floor of the Beckman Institute (room 131) is a small museum devoted to the history of chemistry and to the scientific and philanthropic work of Arnold O. Beckman. On December 5, first Friday of the month, the museum will be open to walk-in visitors from 1 to 4 PM.

The museum is also open by appointment to individuals and groups. Please contact the Caltech Archives at archives@caltech.edu for appointment information. More information about the Beckman Room and its displays may be found at http://archives.caltech.edu/about/beckman-room.html

Thanksgiving weekend hours

Wednesday 11/26
Registration services will end at 1:45pm. SFL will close at midnight.

Thursday 11/27
All libraries will be closed to all users.

Friday 11/28
SFL will be open 9am – midnight with a Caltech or Reader’s ID required all day. Millikan, Dabney, Cahill and Geology will be closed.

Saturday 11/29
SFL will resume regular hours at 9am. Millikan and Dabney will be open regular Saturday hours.

Sunday 11/30
All libraries will be open normal Sunday hours.

Please visit our Hours page for a full schedule.

Beckman Museum to Open First Friday Afternoons

The Beckman Room on the ground floor of the Beckman Institute (room 131) is a small museum devoted to the history of chemistry and to the scientific and philanthropic work of Arnold O. Beckman. On November 7, first Friday of the month, the museum will be open to walk-in visitors from 1 to 4 PM.
The museum is also open by appointment to individuals and groups. Please contact the Caltech Archives at archives AT caltech.edu for appointment information. More information about the Beckman Room and its displays may be found at http://archives.caltech.edu/about/beckman-room.html

October new books and journals lists now available

The lists of new books and journals added to the libraries’ collections during the month of October 2014 are now available. This month’s book list includes book cover images for many items, and links to Amazon to allow you to browse the books electronically. Please note that we provide no guarantee that Amazon has contracted with the publisher to allow viewers to browse specific books.

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