Archives

Hours This Week
Sunday: Closed
Monday: 9am-12pm & 1pm-4pm (By Appointment Only)
Tuesday: 9am-12pm & 1pm-4pm (By Appointment Only)
Wednesday: 9am-12pm & 1pm-4pm (By Appointment Only)
Thursday: 9am-12pm & 1pm-4pm (By Appointment Only)
Friday: 9am-12pm & 1pm-4pm (By Appointment Only)
Saturday: Closed
Hours Notes:
The Archives requires appointments for research. To make one, please email archives [at] caltech.edu

Print Collection

  • Archives & Special Collections

Features

  • Online Appointment Scheduling & Materials Request
  • Oral Histories
  • AV & Digital Media Collection
  • Manuscripts, Books & Texts
  • Artifacts & Fine Art
  • Online Exhibits

Cahill Library

Hours This Week
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed

Print Collection

  • Astrophysics

Features

  • PCs & Macs
  • Color Printer/Scanner/Copier

Dabney Library

Hours This Week
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed

Print Collection

  • Humanities

Features

  • Reading Room
  • Basement Study Areas
  • PCs & Macs
  • Reference Services
  • Color Printer/Scanner/Copier

Geology Library

Hours This Week
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed

Print Collection

  • Geology
  • Planetary Sciences
  • Map Collection

Features

  • Large Format Plotter/Printer
  • Oversize Flatbed Scanner
  • PCs & Macs
  • Color Printer/Scanner/Copier

Print Collection

  • Astronomy
  • Chinese Collection
  • Geology
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • U.S. & California Government Documents
  • Leisure Reading
  • Campus Group Collections

Features

  • Library Administration 
  • PCs & Macs
  • Color Printer/Scanner/Copier
  • DVDs

Sherman Fairchild Library

Hours This Week
Sunday: 1:00pm - 4:00pm (Caltech ID required, browsing only)
Monday: 10:00am - 6:00pm (Caltech ID required)
Tuesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm (Caltech ID required)
Wednesday: 10:00am - 6:00pm (Caltech ID required)
Thursday: 10:00am - 6:00pm (Caltech ID required)
Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm (Caltech ID required)
Saturday: 11:00am - 2:00pm (Caltech ID required, browsing only)

Print Collection

  • Applied Sciences
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Features

  • Reference Services
  • e-Device Checkout: Kindles, Laptops, Cameras
  • Group Study Rooms
  • PCs 
  • Color Printers/Scanners/Copiers
  • Flatbed Scanners
  • Course Reserves
  • DocuServe: Document Delivery & InterLibrary Loan
  • General Registration 
  • Microfilm Reader 
  • Reading Room
  • Quiet Study area and carrels