Located in the Library, 624 S. Michigan Ave., collection holds material from three collecting areas:   


  • Typographers: individuals’ work on typefaces and fonts
  • ABC/123: interpretations of alphabet letters and numbers


  • Limited edition publications
  • Photobooks publications

Design: examples of innovative ways to create visual identity focusing on:

  • Promotional design: to create public awareness of services or products
  • Book as art: works of art in book form

Faculty/Staff Book Collection

This collection also holds the published works authored or edited by individuals employed at Columbia College Chicago at the time of publication. CLICK HERE to view the collection.