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.

Summer 2015 Hours for OCC Library

The library will open during Summer 2015 from June 15 through August 13. The hours are:

Monday - Tuesday: noon - 6pm
Wednesday - Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Friday - Sunday: CLOSED

We will be closed May 30 - June 14, as well as August 14 - 23. We will reopen for our normal hours on August 24.

Monday, May 11, 2015

Library Closed for Memorial Day 5/25, 2015

The library will be closed for Memorial Day on 5/25. We will reopen at 8am on Tuesday, May 26.

Finals Extended Hours Spring 2015

The library will be open until midnight on:

Wednesday, May 20
Thursday, May 21
Tuesday, May 26
Wednesday, May 27

We will be closed on Monday May 25 for Memorial Day and Saturday, May 30. The library will be open normal hours on all other days.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

New Bestsellers in the Library - 4/2015

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

Blood on Snow by Jo Nesbo - PT8951.24.E83 B5713 2015
A Dangerous Place by Jacqueline Winspear - PR6123.I575 D36 2015
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson - D592.L8 L28 2015
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins - PR6108.A963 G57 2015
Michelle Obama by Peter Slevin - E909.O24 S58 2015
NYPD Red 3 by James Patterson - PS3566.A822 N96 2015
Saint Odd by Dean Koontz - PS3561.O55 S25 2015
The Stranger by Harlan Coben - PS3553.O225 S77 2015
World Gone By by Dennis Lehane - PS3562.E426 W67 2015

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

Monday, April 13, 2015

Book Spotlight: They Don't Teach Corporate in College

They Don't Teach Corporate in College, 3e
By Alexandra Levit
HF5381 .L48 2014

Aimed at twenty-somethings, this book gives advice on how to succeed in the workplace as a young employee. It includes sections on interpersonal relationships, networking, promotion, being effective, and much more. Recommended for all college students.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

FOTL OCC Library Spring 2015 Booksale 4/28 - 4/29

Friends of the Library Book Sale
Tuesday, April 28 - Hours: 10am - 3pm; (9 - 10am Friends of the Library members only)
Wednesday, April 29 - Hours: 9am - 3pm; $2-a-bag sale starts at 1pm

Great used books at incredible prices! The Friends of the Library will host their Spring Book Sale for two days. A variety of books will be available from bestsellers, romance, and mysteries to science, art, history and computers. Most books sell for $1.00. The sale will culminate with a "2-dollar-a-bag" sale from 1 - 3pm on the second day. Anyone may join the Friends of the Library prior to the book sale to take advantage of the first day one hour "pre-sale" exclusive for Friends members. The sale will be held inside of the library, with entry from the outside door. Metered parking is available in Lot E (take Merrimac Way to the southwest corner of campus). Please call (714) 432-0202 x21058 for further details.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​