Special Collections and Archives Behind the Scenes – Student Employees

“Can you look at my resume?”  “Can you proofread an email I am sending to my professor?”  “Can I practice my presentation?” Librarians and archivists in Special Collections and Archives are often asked questions such as these, not by researchers in our reading room but by our student employees in

Enter your Researched Essay for a Chance to Win the 2019 Library Research Prize

Are you a first-year student and want to show off your research skills? If so, you should apply for the First-Year Writing Program Library Research Prize! The DePaul University Library is offering the Library Research Prize in conjunction with—and in addition to—the existing First-Year Program Writing Showcase from DePaul’s College

Open Education Week 2019

Open Education Week March 4-8

This year for Open Education Week the Library is hosting screenings of the documentary Paywall: The Business of Scholarship at both the Lincoln Park and Loop campuses.  Paywall investigates the impact of restrictions imposed by the publishing industry on access, or lack thereof, to research.  This is an increasingly important issue both for faculty

Research Meet & Greet

Winter Research Meet + Greet

The winter Research Meet + Greet networking event will take place on March 5th, 3:30-5:30pm at DePaul’s Collaboratory, DePaul Center, Loop Library, 10th floor. Featured Presentation Professor Ted Anton from DePaul’s English Department will deliver a featured presentation. A prolific, creative and popular science writer, Anton is the author of

Instagram Influencers, Racial Profiling in Airports & Universal Healthcare

Does winter have you feeling blue? Here’s your reminder that spring is right around the corner! At the Research Help Desk, we’ve been shaking off the winter blues by helping our patrons with their enlightening research questions. Here’s a look at some of the research topics that came across the