Academic Commons

The entryway of the Academic Commons

The Academic Commons is a knowledge environment, intellectual community and information center.

It is comprised of spaces, resources, tools, and support for teaching, learning, and study at the College. The Academic Commons makes visible Oxy’s commitments to public and participatory digital scholarship, peer to peer student collaboration, and co-curricular support for students.

The Academic Commons building houses the following departments and programs:

The Library & Special Collections/College Archives

Information Technology Services 

The Center for Digital Liberal Arts

The Writing Center

The Undergraduate Research Center

The Community Literacy Center

Book Arts Program

Peer Learning Program 

Critical Making Studio