Cloistered Archivist (3.5e Alternate Class Feature)
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 Cloistered Archivist
You concentrate even more on your studies than other archivists.
Replaces: If you select this class feature, you lose all your Armor Proficiencies.
Benefit: You gain lore.
Lore (Ex): Thanks to long hours of study, a cloistered archivist has a wide range of stray knowledge. This ability is identical to the bard’s bardic knowledge class feature, using the cloistered archivist’s class level in place of the bard level.