Thursday, September 3, 2015

2015 Radical Reels Film Festival is Sept. 30 at 7pm

When: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 7pm
Where: Robert B. Moore Theatre
Admission: $10 for advance tickets; $12 at the door; $5 for OCC students with current ID. Save $2 on admission at the door by donating two or more books, DVDs or CDs per person! *Does not apply to $5 student admission

List of Films

Catch the steepest and deepest in high-adrenaline outdoor sport films when the 2015 Radical Reels Tour comes to Orange Coast College on Wednesday, September 30th! Growing out of the famous Banff Mountain Film Festival, Radical Reels screens the best in action sports filmmaking, audience-tested and programmed for maximum excitement!

For tickets, go to the campus Bursar's Office or call (714) 432-5880.  Tickets are also available online at and at REI, Huntington Beach and REI, Tustin.  Free parking will be offered at OCC (lots B and C) and at the OC Fairgrounds across the street. For general information, call (714) 432-0202 x21058.  All proceeds benefit the OCC Friends of the Library.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Library Tip: Wi-Fi Instructions

Before you can login to OCC's Wi-Fi, you must first change your default password on the library or Computing Center lab computers. Once you've done that, you can use your new username and password to login to the Coast-Wifi network. This applies to both new and returning students. 

Some PCs require additional changes to the network settings. You can find instructions on the Wireless Network pageIf you need assistance, please stop by the library or Computing Center desks. 

Monday, August 24, 2015

Library Closed Sept. 7, 2015 for Labor Day

The library will be closed Monday, September 7 for Labor Day. We will reopen at 8am on Tuesday, Sept. 8.

Monday, August 10, 2015

Library Workshop Schedule for Fall 2015

OCC Library Workshop Schedule for Fall 2015

  • Wednesday, Sept. 9, 11am - noon 
  • Saturday, Sept. 12, 11am - noon
  • Tuesday, Sept. 15, 3 - 4pm
  • Thursday, Sept. 24, 11am - noon
  • Monday, Sept. 28, 6 - 7pm
  • Saturday, Oct. 3, 11 - noon
  • Wednesday, Oct. 7, 11am - noon
  • Wednesday, Oct. 14, 6 - pm
  • Wednesday, Oct. 21, 1 - 2pm
  • Thursday, Oct. 29, 11am - noon
  • Wednesday, Nov. 4, 6 - 7pm
  • Saturday, Nov. 7, 11am - noon
  • Tuesday, Nov. 10, 3 - 4pm
  • Wednesday, Nov. 18, 11am - noon
  • Saturday, Nov. 21, 11am - noon
  • Monday, Nov. 30, 6 - 7pm

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Library Closed 8/14/2015 - 8/23/2015

The library will be closed between summer and fall semester: August 14 - 23. We will reopen on Monday, August 24 at 8am.

Friday, May 29, 2015

New Bestsellers in the Library - 6/2015

We've added several new bestsellers to our collection, thanks to the generous funding of the Friends of the Library!

The Accidental Superpower by Peter Zeihan - JZ1480 .Z44 2014
The Bone Tree by Greg Iles - PS3559 .L47 B66 2015
Every Fifteen Minutes by Lisa Scottoline - PS3569 .C725 E83 2015
The Forgotten Room by Lincoln Child - PS3553 .H4839 F67 2015
14th Deadly Sin by James Patterson - PS3566 .A822 F68 2015
Gathering Prey by John Sandford - PS3569 .A516 G38 2015
Gideon's Sword by Douglas Preston - PS3566 .R3982 G53 2011
God Help the Child by Toni Morrison - PS3563 .O8749 G63 2015
In Defense of a Liberal Education by Fareed Zakaria - LC1011 .Z34 2015 (Circ.)
Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town by Jon Krakauer - HV6568 .M57 K73 2015
The Liar by Nora Roberts - PS3568 .O243 L53 2015
The Libertarian Mind by David Boaz - JC585 .B559 2015 (Circ.)
Memory Man by David Baldacci - PS3552 .A446 M45 2015
Motive by Jonathan Kellerman - PS3561 .E3865 M68 2015
One Mile Under by Andrew Gross - PS3607 .R654 O54 2015
Your Next Breath by Iris Johansen - PS3560 .O275 Y68 2015

Contact the Reference Desk for availability: 714-432-5900 or

Monday, May 18, 2015

New Resource: Streaming Music and Music Performance Videos Now Available!

The library has a new resource available: Music & Performing Arts Online! This site has streaming music and  videos of music performances. This can be viewed off campus, with student or faculty login. It covers many genres of music, including jazz, opera, classical, dance and more. It's available on the Periodicals and Electronic Resources page, under Multimedia or from the link above.

If you have any questions about this resource, please contact Lori Cassidy, Online Services Librarian.