Special Collections

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Archival Collections

The library houses some unique collections that reflect the history of the Deschutes County region and Central Oregon Community College.

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Children's Literature & Equity Resource Center

CLERC is a dynamic collection of equity focused and culturally responsive children’s literature.

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Light Reads

In the west wing of Barber Library, you'll find fun reads like bestsellers and graphic novels. 

Collection Development

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Book Order Form: order books for the Library's collection

AV Order Form: order AV materials for the Library's collection

Choice Reviews: reviews significant current academic books and electronic resources (websites, databases, software, etc.)

Horn Book Guide: provides short reviews of hardcover children's and young adult books published in the United States. Contact Cat Finney to request access.

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Donations are closed for the summer. We will take donations again in late September. 

We are unable to accept unapproved donations at the Circulation Desk. 

Gift Policy

Donation/Gift Inquiry Form 

Donor Form



Reviews and Book News

Prizes and Awards