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From the History of Playgrounds to Food Desert Definitions, Librarians Welcome All Questions

Happy spring, and welcome back! This is a friendly reminder that librarians welcome all your questions, and we are ready to help with all your research needs. You can chat with us here.  Here are some examples of topics we’ve helped research recently: History of playgrounds and play structures around

Spring Break and Easter Hours

Congratulations on successfully completing another quarter. The following hours will apply during spring break, Good Friday and Easter Weekend. Spring Break The DePaul University Library will continue in-person and online services during spring break from Monday, March 22 through Friday, March 26 with reduced weeknight hours. Extended online hours will

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An In Depth look into The HistoryMakers Digital Archive

Each month, the DePaul University Library delves deep into our collections to feature resources recommended by our Library Liaisons. This month, Heather Hummons, Liaison to the African and Black Diaspora Studies Program, recommends The HistoryMakers Digital Archive. HistoryMakers is a collection of oral history recordings following the lives of influential

The Library Research Prize is Back!

The DePaul University Library is now accepting applications for the 2021 Library Research Prize. In partnership with the First-Year Program Writing Showcase, the DePaul University Library offers its Library Research Prize to honor First-Year Program authors whose research essays best exemplify the application of library research skills. Submit your research