Learning Resource Center

The Learning Resource Center on the campus of Columbia College Hollywood is a 5,000 square-foot, brick-and-mortar library that supports the information and research needs of students, faculty, and staff with print and electronic media focused on the college's programs.


The Learning Resource Center provides students with individual and collaborative study space for reading and completing homework projects. The print, periodical, online, and DVD collections help students extend their learning beyond the classroom context. All required texts are held on reserve.

The LRC Computer Lab is furnished with individual, high-speed internet equipped computer workstations providing access to online resources and commonly used software products.

Wi-Fi enables students to access online resources on their own laptops. The Production Conference room is available for student groups to work collaboratively on projects. In addition, the Private Viewing Room is available for student film screenings by appointment.

The Learning Resource Center also houses Columbia College Hollywood’s special holdings and collections, including:

  • The Grammy Foundation gift of more than 700 classical audio compact discs
  • Entertainment business training videos, including the Filmmaker’s Focus Collection, Writers Guild of America Great Writers Seminars, Hollywood Camera Work (2001 & 2009) and various filmmaking seminars
  • Entertainment Partners 2015-2016 Paymaster
  • The Stanley Kubrick Archives by Alison Castle
  • Hollywood Camera Work 2009 DVD Collection
  • The Academy Award short film and animation collections
  • Entertainment Partners 2015 Paymaster
  • Vittorio Storaro’s book trilogy and DVD, Writing with Light
  • More than 2,000 slides of works of art from all over the world
  • Numerous resource books on film and TV industry contacts
  • The Chaplin Collection (DVD set)
  • 2014 Complete Television, Radio & Cable Industry Directory

The Director of Learning Resources and library assistants are available to provide help with research and information technology research.

Database Links 

Columbia College Hollywood Library Database

Columbia College Hollywood General Catalog

Columbia College Hollywood Digital Library Guide

Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Ebscohost Academic Premier Film and Television Full-Text eBooks - Log in with your CCH Canvas account and navigate to Useful Links

Hours and Staff

Cherice Hall, MLIS
Director, Learning Resource Center
Direct: (818) 401-1027
Fax: (818) 345-8153
Renewals: (818) 345-8414 ext. 217

Circulation Desk Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8:45 am – 9:15 pm
Friday: 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Computer Lab Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8:45 am – Close of Campus
Friday: 8:45 am - 6:00 pm

Learning Resource Center Hours are subject to change based on quarterly class schedules.