Academics

Library

Links are provided below to access a myriad of information, references and tools.
The Cislini Palma Library Media Center provides access to educationally appropriate resources that enable all students, teachers and staff to be effective, confident and life-long users of ideas and information.

Located at the east end of the B-Wing, Cislini Palma Library is open from 7:30 a.m. to  5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Fridays. Our virtual library is always open. From our library home page, the school learning community can access our online catalog, research databases, and links to many helpful research tools.

The Library Media Center (LMC) currently has a collection of more than 10,000 book and media titles. The collection is supplemented with resources from online databases, which are available to Palma students, faculty, staff, and community. To access from off campus, pick up a 24/7 handout at the LMC. Networked computers are available for student research. 
    • Traditional resources along with online availability in the virtual library.

      Traditional resources along with online availability in the virtual library.

Palma is a private, college-preparatory school for boys in grades 7 through 12 owned and operated by the Christian Brothers Institute of California. Palma School is dedicated to providing young men an excellent education in a Roman Catholic environment that embraces the Essential Elements of an Edmund Rice Christian Brother Education and challenges each individual to develop spiritually, intellectually, morally, physically, and socially.