Month: June 2018

“Reading Chicago Reading” Awarded LYRASIS Catalyst Fund Grant

Reading Chicago Reading, an ongoing collaboration between the DePaul University Library and Studio CHI, has been awarded a Catalyst Fund grant by LYRASIS. The Catalyst Fund is an annual award program managed by members of the LYRASIS Leaders Circle to support new projects, share professional expertise, and promote collaboration across

High school students examine archival documents

DePaul Featured in School Library Journal

School Library Journal has included the DePaul University Library in its discussion of Chicago Collections and engagement by member libraries, museums, and archives, with K-12 students and teachers in Chicago. In addition to working with Chicago Collections colleagues on programs designed to promote student use of primary source materials for

The Janet Nolan Ethnographic Research on Puerto Ricans in Chicago Collection

This month marks the 52nd year since Chicago’s Division Street riots of 1966.  In conjunction with this anniversary, DePaul Special Collections and Archives is proud to announce a soon-to-be-available collection related to the June 12-14 events and the West Town community of that time.  The Janet Nolan Ethnographic Research on