Library News

Library Closed Friday 8/18

The Library will be closed Friday, August 18 due to a staff in-service. We apologize for any inconvenience. We’ll re-open Monday morning as usual!

Read More

American Library Association releases statement against racism and violence in Charlottesville

The American Library Association (ALA) today published a statement condemning the racism and violence in Charlottesville.  Columbia College Library is posting this message because we share in the mission and values espoused by the ALA. CHICAGO – Today American Library Association President Jim Neal released the following statement regarding the weekend’s tragic violence in Charlottesville,…

Read More

Your Campus Card = Your Library Card

Welcome, incoming First-Year students and new Transfer students! One of the highlights of Orientation is picking up your shiny new Columbia College ID card. Not only will you be able to add “Columbia Cash” to your card to make purchases in the Bookstore or pay for printing in the Library and other Campus labs, your…

Read More

Want to Work in the Library?

The Library is hiring student workers! Several Library departments are hiring currently so apply now in ColumbiaWorks – search for “Library” to see all open positions.  

Read More

B I K E !

Now that summer has arrived, you may have time for some much-needed recreation. Or you may need a cheap and green way to get to your classes or summer job. The perfect solution?  Cycling!  Here are some quick helpful sites for information about biking in Chicago. Top 10 Rides in the World (includes Chicago!) from…

Read More