Due to the measures put in place by the Institute to protect the CalArts community and prevent the spread of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), the CalArts Library’s physical spaces will be closed until the campus restrictions have been lifted.
All digital services will be fully operational, including our e-resource collections. Research help services will continue operating Monday-Friday between 9 am-5 pm through the online platform. For help navigating our digital collections, or if you have any other questions, use the blue “Questions?” button at the bottom of this page to speak with a librarian.
Please renew your books online: Renewing Library Materials
Books may be returned by mail: Circulation Department, CalArts Library, 24700 McBean Parkway, Valencia, CA 91355. Any overdue fines incurred because of the Library's closure will be waived.
For any circulation related questions, email email@example.com.
InterLibrary Loan services will be only be available for articles. For any questions about ILL requests, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact Film & Image Services with questions about streaming media or digital images. We are working to acquire more streaming video database access. Information on using Streaming Video for Online Instruction. Information on using Full-Text Articles and Streaming Audio for Online Instruction. For more information contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Rest assured that the CalArts Library faculty and staff are working hard to make sure our services and operations continue smoothly during this time.
Watch this 3 minute video to learn how to use the CalArts Library remotely.