Connecticut College Libraries
Please note: Shain Library is undergoing renovations until August 2015. All library services are available in Ernst Common Room, Blaustein Humanities Center. For more information, visit the Shain Renovation site.
News & Events
Highlights from the Lear Center
Connecticut College holds the papers of Belle Moskowitz, a pioneering social reformer in New York City and State government and manager of Al Smith's historic campaign for the Democratic nomination for the presidency in 1928. The collection consists of correspondence, photographs, and unpublished manuscript essays and memoirs.
Chu Griffis Asian Art Collection
Filled with notable examples of the work of Chinese painters of the 20th century, with emphasis on landscapes and depictions of birds, flowers and animals.
Schedule a Research Consultation
Schedule an appointment to meet with a librarian for one on one in-depth research assistance. More information available on the library website.
Linda Lear Center on Tumblr
The Lear Center is now on Tumblr! http://lindalearcenter.tumblr.com/
Online Reference Sources
A guide to our growing collection of electronic encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographical sources, book reviews and world facts.
Connecticut College Reads!
A new community reading site for members of the CC community to contribute books that they have loved.
Learn foreign languages quickly and easily via Mango Languages' online learning courses.
Kanopy Streaming Media
Try it out! The library has a trial for this leading distributor of online educational videos until Sept. 30. 6,979 films of their 30,000+ collection for free from the MEF collection, Criterion Collection, California Newsreel, Documentary Educational Resources, First Run Features, Green Planet Films and more. Like what you see? Let us know.