Wednesday, May 24, 2017

New Bestsellers in the Library May 2017

The OCC Library has added several new bestseller titles to our collection, and we hope that you like this selection of new books. Please contact our Circulation Department if you have questions about the check out status of any title (714-432-5705 or Also, feel free to forward this message to anyone who may be interested in bestsellers at our library.

We encourage your input! Please let us know if you have suggestions for bestseller titles. You can simply send a request to Carl Morgan ( Also, check out our blog for library updates (

Our bestseller collection is entirely funded by the OCC Friends of the Library. Happy reading!

The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For, by David McCullough     E169.1 .M1366 2017
Bone Box, by Faye Kellerman     PS3561 .E3864 B66 2017
The Burial Hour, by Jeffery Deaver     PS3554 .E1755 B85 2017
A Colony in a Nation, by Chris Hayes     HV9950 .H396 2017
Exit Strategy: A Nick Mason Novel, by Steve Hamilton     PS3558 .A44363 E95 2017
Exit West, by Mohsin Hamid     PS3558 .A42169 E95 2017
Fallout, by Sara Paretsky     PS3566 .A647 F35 2017
The Fix, by David Baldacci     PS3552 .A446 F59 2017
Full Wolf Moon, by Lincoln Child     PS3553 .H4839 F85 2017
Hallelujah Anyway, by Anne Lamott     BV4647 .M4 L36 2017
Heartbreak Hotel, by Jonathan Kellerman     PS3561 .E3865 H43 2017
Into the Water, by Paula Hawkins     PR6108 .A963 I58 2017
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI, by David Grann     E99 .O8 G675 2017
The Lost City of the Monkey God, by Douglas Preston     F1509 .M9 P74 2017
Mississippi Blood, by Greg Iles     PS3559 .L47 M57 2017
One Perfect Lie, by Lisa Scottoline     PS3569 .C725 O54 2017
Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy, by Sheryl Sandberg     BF575 .G7 S256 2017
The Refugees, by Viet Thanh Nguyen     PS3614 .G97 A6 2017
Since We Fell, by Dennis Lehane     PS3562 .E426 S56 2017
16th Seduction, by James Patterson     PS3566 .A822 A619 2017
Testimony, by Scott Turow     PS3570 .U754 T47 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Kanopy Streaming Films Arrives at OCC Library!

Watch over 26,000 films on Kanopy! Just launched at Orange Coast College, you can now watch must-see classic films from The Criterion Collection, learn about every subject imaginable from The Great Courses and PBS, or indulge in festival, indie, or world cinema, sourced from award-winning filmmakers globally. Kanopy makes it easy to watch any time, to share and discuss films.

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Summer 2017 Hours for OCC Library

The library will open during Summer 2017 from June 12 through August 17. The hours are:

Monday - Thursday: noon - 6pm
Friday - Sunday: CLOSED

We will be closed May 27- June 11, as well as August 19 - 27. We will reopen for our normal hours on August 28.

Library Closed May 27 - June 11 for Summer Break

The library will be closed May 27 - June 11 for Summer break. We will reopen on our summer schedule on June 12.

Spring 2017 Extended Hours for Finals Week

The library will be open the following days and times for the last two weeks of the semester. Extended hours are in green

Monday, May 158am - 9pm
Tuesday, May 168am - 9pm
Wednesday, May 178am - 9pm
Thursday, May 188am - midnight
Friday, May 198am - 3pm
Saturday, May 2010am - 3pm
Sunday, May 21CLOSED
Monday, May 228am - midnight
Tuesday, May 238am - midnight
Wednesday, May 248am - midnight
Thursday, May 258am - 9pm
Friday, May 268am - 3pm (Last day the library is open)
Saturday, May 27CLOSED

Light snacks and water bottles will be available after 9:00 p.m. on 5/19, 5/23, 5/24 & 5/25 in the Library (Courtesy of the Associated Students of Orange Coast College). Free coffee in the Library from 10:00 pm - 11:30 p.m. on 5/19, 5/23, 5/24 & 5/25 (Courtesy of OCC Starbucks).