Library News

It’s a Party!

What We are having a party! Why We are the proud recipients of the 2017 Association of College and Research Library Excellence in Academic Libraries Award in the college category. When and Where This Thursday, April 27th from 4:30-7:30pm in the library at 624 S. Michigan Ave. How We are celebrating with a showcase of…

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April 26th is World IP Day

Are you an innovator?   Do you have an idea for a new invention or service?   Join us for World Intellectual Property Day on Wednesday, April 26 from 5-7pm in Film Row Cinema, 1104 South Wabash, 8th floor.   Hear successful innovators discuss the innovation process.  Then a panel of legal experts will explain how to protect…

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Graduating? Congratulations! Come Back and Use the Library Anytime: Alumni Library Benefits

Woohoo!  You’ve done it. Completed your degree.  Did you know that as a Columbia College Chicago alum you can continue to use the Library? And we’d love to see you. Sign up for a Columbia College Chicago Alumni Card and you can borrow books, DVD’s, CD’s and scores; use electronic databases, journals and e-books at…

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On Exhibit at the Field Museum: Tattoo

Tattoos are everywhere.  Where did they start?  What do they mean? Learn about the ancient art of tattooing at Chicago’s Field Museum.  The popular exhibit TATTOO has been extended until September 4, 2017. Take your student ID!   Ticket options start at $26 for students, and vary in level and price.   Chicago residents can save up…

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Did You Know? We Have A Meditation Room

In partnership with Multicultural Affairs, the library has set aside one study room as a dedicated interfaith prayer and meditation room. The meditation room is in a quiet corner on the 3rd Floor of the library, formerly study room 301C. The room is sparsely furnished but includes a couple chairs, “a shoe shelf, a kneeling bench,…

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