Library News

Mark Your Calendar: January/February Events in the Library

Old School Board Game Night Friday, February 2nd, 5-7:30 pm Join us for an evening of games, snacks, prizes, and more Library Zine Night Monday, February 5th, 6 – 8 p.m. Join us for our February zine night, a chance for you to work alone or collaboratively on zines, comics, artist books, or other paper…

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Library Closed until January 2nd

The library will be closed for the holidays. We will close at 5pm on Thursday, January 21st and we will re-open on Tuesday, January 2nd at 8am. If you need assistance during this time, you can email our reference librarians at: Please allow 24-48 hours for a response. We look forward to seeing you…

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Things to do in Chicago this Holiday Season

Ice Skating in Millennium Park — The McCormick Tribune Ice Rink (55 N. Michigan Ave.) is open through March 4, 2018. Free admission and amazing views of the Chicago skyline. Free skating lessons (Friday – Sunday one hour before the rink opens). Skate rentals $12. ZooLights — The Lincoln Park Zoo (2001 N. Clark St.)…

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Need Help Getting Through Your Finals?

Believe it or not, the Fall semester is almost over. Unfortunately, before you can head back home for the holidays, you’ve got final exams to take, papers to write, and presentations to make. The Columbia Library is here to help. Quiet Spaces to Study – Do you find it hard to study in your dorm…

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Extended Library Hours During Finals

The Library has extended hours for the last two weeks of the semester. Extended hours begin on Monday, December 4th. Monday-Thursday 7:30am – 11pm Friday 7:30am – 8pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday 10am – 6pm Fall semester ends on December 16th.   Photo by Agê Barros on Unsplash

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