Library News

Spring Break Library Hours

Good news! The library is open during spring break. But… our hours will be reduced. Here’s the complete spring break schedule: Saturday, March 18th: 9am-5pm Sunday, March 19th: 10am-6pm Monday-Friday, March 20th-24th: 8am-5pm Saturday, March 25th and Sunday, March 26th: Closed The 2nd Floor Ask Desk will be open only Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm. Check the hours page…

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Cut all federal funding of libraries and museums?

American Library Association releases statement on Trump’s budget proposal For Immediate Release Thu, 03/16/2017 WASHINGTON, DC — In response to President Trump’s proposal to eliminate the Institute of Museum and Library Services in his FY2018 budget, American Library Association (ALA) President Julie Todaro today issued the following statement: “The President’s proposal to eliminate the Institute…

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HELP!!! (Get it at the Library.)

Ask a Librarian LIVE CHAT  Look for the green button to get immediate assistance with any question, simple to complicated.  When chat is not available you can send an email, and a librarian will get back to you later, even on weekends. Call us at 312-369-7153 during Ask Desk hours or drop by the Ask Desk on the second…

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Cameras, Camcorders, Headphones, Chargers, and More…for the road!

Get the equipment you need for your projects, no matter your major or which classes you’re taking.  Check out technology from the Library: Canon Rebel t5i Canon Camcorder Canon DSLR Lenses Digital Audio Recorder Projector Lightbox Smart Phone Chargers Headphone Laptop Two-way Radio Portable Magnifier USB Microphone Mac Charger SD Cards Button Makers Find out…

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Great Collections at Columbia Library: Photography Books

Your Columbia College Library has a vast and terrific collection of books on Photography, including how-to books, the work of famous photographers, exhibition catalogs and more. Here is just a sample of what’s available: Architectural Photography Documentary Photography Erotic Photography Fashion Photography Landscape Photography Nature Photography Photojournalism Portrait Photography Street Photography Photography books are located…

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