Month: October 2017

New Artists’ Books: Delightful and Disturbing

DePaul University Special Collections and Archives has acquired two mesmerizing titles created by one of our favorite book artists, Maureen Cummins. Drawing on archival resources and historical themes to illuminate contemporary issues, Cummins’ work is a natural fit for our rare book collection and instructional program. With its warm reds

Family and Alumni Weekend at the Library

Welcome Parents, Families and Alumni

The Library will be welcoming parents, families and alumni to explore our newly renovated spaces as well as our unique resources and services during Family and Alumni Weekend.  Enjoy refreshments, take a brief tour and learn how recent renovations to the John T. Richardson Library support creativity, learning and innovation!

Chicago Open Archives Event at DePaul Special Collections and Archives

  On Saturday, October 21, uncover a story about DePaul’s past with letters, photographs, and other primary sources in Special Collections and Archives. The event “Written in the Stars: A Comet’s Tale” is part of the Chicago Area Archivists’ annual celebration of Archives Month, Chicago Open Archives. Throughout the month