Special Collections & College Archives

About Us

photo from the Occidental College archives of the campus under construction

Special Collections and College Archives houses records documenting Oxy's history as well as its collections of rare books, visual media, sound recordings, photographs, and more.

Services Offered

  • Course Instruction
  • Research Consultations
  • Duplication

Contact Us

Department Contact

(323) 259-2852
Mary Norton Clapp Library, 3rd Floor
Occidental College
1600 Campus Road
Los Angeles CA 90041-3314

Our Team

Julie Tanaka
Director of Special Collections and College Archives

Helena de Lemos
Special Collections Instruction and Research Librarian

Jocelyn Pedersen
Coordinator of the Book Arts and Historical Bibliography Program