Library News


Thursday, February 20th, 3pm KickA$$ Personal Safety and Self Defense Training Columbia College Chicago Library 624 S. Michigan-3rd Floor North w/ Campus Safety and Security Learn how to navigate the Campus and City with confidence, repel an attack with self defense techniques and discover on campus resources for support and safety.    

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3 Fun Facts About Library Reserves

  1. All required textbooks over $40 are available at the 1st Floor Circulation Desk with a current Campus Card ID. The Reserve Collection also features other texts and supporting materials placed on reserve by faculty request. To check availability, search the Library’s catalog here. 2. Materials are IN LIBRARY USE ONLY, but may you…

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Library Zine Night is Monday!

Kaylan Michael, Lost in the Island Afrofuturist Edition!!! In honor of African American History Month and our Future Tense:  Imagined Worlds from the Margins focus topic this semester, join us for an evening making zines exploring this amazing  intersection of the African diaspora with technology,  An intersectional lens through which to view possible futures or…

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Changes to Library Spaces and Service Points

During the winter break, the library made some space and service changes in order to provide more streamlined assistance to students, faculty, and staff. The biggest change is the removal of the Ask Desk – a research help desk – on the 2nd Floor and it’s consolidation with the Service Desk on the 1st Floor.…

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Welcome Back! Everything You Need to Know About the Library…

Your campus card is your library card! Use your Columbia ID to enter the library, check out books, movies, scores, and CDs, and use online databases, ebooks, films, and articles.   Did you know that the library has textbooks*? It’s true! We have at least one copy of each textbook sold in the bookstore that costs more than $40. The book…

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