Library News

Votes for Women | A Portrait in Persistence

Visit the Library’s 5th Floor for VOTES FOR WOMEN, a poster exhibit chronicling women’s suffrage created by the Smithsonian Museum, and check out our collection of writings by women suffragists in the 5th Floor display case (near the scores collection).  Stop at the 1st Floor Circulation desk to pick up a browse pass to visit…

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Constitution Day 2020 : Columbia VOTES

Each year, Columbia College Chicago celebrates Constitution Day on September 17th.  It is a day to learn about the Constitution, its history and to understand how it has and continues to shape the direction of our country.  This year, the Constitution Day event will be held on ZOOM, and the focus is on the importance…

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New Library Search and Systems!

We are happy to announce that a new Library Search has launched on the library homepage.  The new Library Search features a drop-down menu so you can select the format of material you are looking for – Books, Articles, Video, Audio, Journals, and Newspapers. You also have the option to search Everything – all formats…

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Resource Round-Up | Tips for Creating Your Perfect Workspace At Home

With many artists working from home this fall, we bring you a list of excellent resources and inspiration on creating your ideal workspace wherever you may land.   Here’s Everything You’ll Need to Set Up Your Own Home Art Studio 12 Ways to Make an Art Studio At Home How to Set Up A Home…

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Digital Display | Protest, Activism, and Graffiti

Protest Graffiti :  Mexico : Oaxaca Walls of Freedom:  Street Art of the Egyptian Revolution Bomb It! Trespass :  A History of Uncommissioned Urban Art Revolution Graffiti:  Street Art of the New Egypt Banksy:  The Bristol Legacy On the Wall: Four Decades of Community Murals in New York City The Art of Rebellion 2 : …

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