National African American History Month in February celebrates the contributions that African Americans have made to American history in their struggles for freedom and equality and deepens our understanding of our Nation’s history. Check out our Guide to Library Resources for the Celebration of African American History Month.
Need to visit the library on Sunday? Todd Library in Sugar Grove will be open 1-5 p.m. Sundays this Spring Term, starting this Sunday, January 27, 2019.
Regular Library Hours Resume this week:
Monday – Thursday: 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Sunday (New!): 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Have a good first week of classes!
The library checkout system is currently undergoing hardware upgrades. This upgrade is expected to take three days, and should be finished by end of day Thursday, Jan 24th 2019.
During this time, you will be unable to renew materials online, or place holds online. Please contact the library directly at (630) 466-2400 to handle these needs.
Ninety years ago, on January 15, 1929, Michael King was born in Atlanta, Georgia. Before his assassination in Memphis, Tennessee on April 4, 1968 at age 39, he went on to become the noted Civil Rights leader, Nobel Peace Prize winner, and prolific author we remember today as the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
For more information, here are some of his books and speeches available at the library:
We also have the related graphic novel series, March, by Congressman John Lewis, who experienced the Civil Rights movement first hand:
There’s still time to register – make an appointment with a counselor and plan your schedule today! For more information, here is the link to enrollment information:
Already enrolled? Order your textbooks online now and pick up at any campus! Here is the link to the bookstore’s website:
Hope to see you soon!