The CalArts Library’s Special Collections & Institute Archives department houses collections of rare and unique materials of enduring cultural and historical value in support of research and art making by scholars, artists, students, and the general public.
Parking on campus is free. Special Collections and the Institute Archives are located in the library, on the 2nd floor of CalArts' Main Building.
Archives and Special Collections Viewing Hours
Viewing is by appointment only and availability can widely vary. Please plan visits well in advance.
Kathy Carbone, Institute Archivist and Special Collections Manager (interim)
Brena Smith, Special Collections