Library News & Events

NEW Library Hours

NEW Library Hours

Please note that Coulter Library's hours have changed for the 2018 Fall Semester.

 

Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 9:00pm

Friday: 8:30am - 2:00pm

Saturday: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Sunday: 12:00pm - 8:00pm

 

Exceptions:

Monday, September 3rd: Closed

Wednesday, November 22nd: Closed

 

Thank you so much for your cooperation and we look forward to this upcoming semester!

 

Upcycling Craft: Book Page Pumpkins

Upcycling Craft: Book Page Pumpkins

Join us Halloween Day at 11:15 in Makerspace to learn how to make book page pumpkins by up-cycling books. All materials and supplies will be provided.

Learn to Use 3D Printers

Learn to Use 3D Printers

We have three 3D printers for student and staff use in the Library Makerspace. This workshop will explain how 3D printers work and teach you how to use the library printers. It is required that you attend one of these workshops or receive instruction in the makerspace prior to using the printers on your own.
You will learn:
• What 3D printing is
• How to find a 3D model to print
• How to prepare the printer before starting
• How to the use the 3D printing software
• How to remove a print from the printer

Join us Wednesday 10/17 from 11:15 to 12:30 in the library classroom C340C.

¡Fabricante Miercoles!

¡Fabricante Miercoles!

LOCATION: Library Maker Space
 
DATE: Wednesday, October 3 11:15-12:15
 
Help us make beautiful and colorful “papeles picados!” Papel picado means “pecked paper” in Spanish. It is a decorative Mexican craft made out of tissue paper and cut into elaborate designs. Each unique tissue is then strung and displayed during special occasions. We’ll hang our papeles picados throughout the library to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month and the Day of the Dead.

Makerspace Open House

Makerspace Open House

You are invited to attend our Makerspace Open House on Wednesday, September 5 from 11am - 1pm. We will provide mini-tours and have some community maker projects you can work on during your visit. We hope to see you there!

OCC Makerspace - Now Open!

OCC Makerspace - Now Open!

The OCC Makerspace opened Monday, August 27, 2018. The mission of the OCC Makerspace is to provide programming and resources to promote learning through exploration and hands-on activities in a community-based inclusive environment.

The Makerspace is located in Coulter Library, Room C141. It will be open Mondays 1pm - 3pm, Wednesdays 11am - 1pm, & Thursdays 4pm - 6pm.

Therapy Dogs!

Therapy Dogs!

Come and ease your finals anxiety by petting some therapy dogs!

When: Monday, May 7th from 11:15-12:15

Where: the Events Room in Coulter Hall

De-Stress Fest

De-Stress Fest

Take a study break and get your mind right. 

Come join us in the Coulter Hall Lobby for De-Stress Fest!

There will be Food & Drinks, Games, Crafts, and more!

 

Be sure to stop by Wednesday, May 9th during college hour (11:00am-12:30pm) to come relax and enjoy yourself.

 

See you there! 

 

 

Learn to Knit and Crochet at OCC!

Learn to Knit and Crochet at OCC!

The Crochet & Knitting club is open to all OCC staff and students. All classes and club dates are the second Wednesday of every month, materials will be provided.

Fall 2018 Club Dates:

September 12

October 10

November 14

December 12

When: 11:00am-12:30pm

Where: First Floor Coulter Hall Lobby

Turn your Lazer Card into a Library Card!

Turn your Lazer Card into a Library Card!

Borrow items from the library using your OCC Lazer card.  You’ll need to register for a barcode, but it only takes a minute!  Stop by the second floor Course Reserves counter or the first floor Checkout counter to register.  We have books, textbooks, DVDs, and more available for checkout.