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Library open only to current Claremont Colleges students, faculty, and staff: Tuesday, December 6 - Thursday, December 15.
Exceptions include those visiting Bookstore, Cafe, and Special Collections Appointments. More info on Blackout Dates for Community Access.

Special Collections Access Guide

Request Materials in Special Collections

Learn how to request and access a variety of materials found in Special Collections by exploring the sections on the menu.

Books and More

Archival Materials and Manuscripts

Digital Collections

College Archives


  • Submit a request manually within your Special Collections account.
  • Select "Journal/Newspaper" under "New Request" on the left hand side.
    • Add the details of your request:
      • Title
      • Year
      • Volume
    • Choose "Honnold/Mudd Special Collections" as the reading room.
    • Include the range, section, and shelf number from the spreadsheet in the Grouping field
      • For example, "Range 5, Section F, Shelf 3" or "5 / F / 3"
    • Click the "Submit Request" button.
Student Newspapers 

Request Tip

  • Make a separate request for each individual yearbook volume that you would like to view.