Mark Dimunation, Chief of the Rare Book and Special Collections Division at the Library of Congress since 1998, presented his lecture, Jefferson’s Enlightenment: Reconstructing Thomas Jefferson’s Library at the Library of Congress, at the second annual Focus on the Book (a lecture by and for bibliophiles) on December 3, 2014. For more information about Mark Dimunation and his lecture, please visit the event page. And see event photos on Loyola University Chicago Libraries Flickr.
Even though the current global health crisis has forced campus buildings like Loyola University Chicago Libraries to temporarily close its physical spaces, we continue to provide virtual services, resources, and digital content. We’re here to help. Learn more at libraries.luc.edu/continuity. This week is National Library Week. First sponsored in 1958 by the American Library Association and libraries […]
Join us April 08 – 12, 2019 at the following events or on social media: Download the National Library Week event schedule (PDF) Monday 4/08 Human Library Loyola 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Water Tower Campus | Maguire Hall, 1st Floor |1 E. Pearson Street In half-hour sessions, you will have a chance to talk one-on-one with […]
The Loyola University Chicago Libraries Speaker Series event took place on Tuesday, February 5, 2019. Our featured author was Loyola Professor, Elliott J. Gorn, PhD, of the Department of History. His latest book, Let the People See: The Story of Emmett Till, examines the life of a 14-year-old Chicago boy who was brutally murdered in 1955 in Mississippi, […]