Welcome to the Library home page. For more information on the Library department, please contact our department chair - Carla Hickey at email@example.com or by phone at 312.432.8414. For a complete faculty and staff contact list, please visit our Contact Info page.
|Hickey, Carla||Director of Library and Information Resourcesfirstname.lastname@example.org||312.432.8414|
|Bresnahan, Pat||Library Aideemail@example.com||312.432.8540|
|Giuffre, Ashlie||Assistant Librarianfirstname.lastname@example.org||312.432.8560|
|Predny, Robin||Library Aideemail@example.com||312.432.8522|
Our library is open on school days from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Our library offers a wide range of resources and services to our students including a book collection of 28,000 volumes, a reference collection of 3,000 volumes, and a periodical collection of 50 current titles with extensive back issues and bound volumes. In addition, we receive the following newspaper subscriptions: Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Tribune, and The Catholic New World.
The Gale Group collection includes Opposing Viewpoints, Student Resources in Context, Gale Virtual Reference Library, and Lit Finder for Schools. This is a powerful set of database resources for retrieving full-text articles from magazines, scholarly journals, newspapers, encyclopedias and reference books.
Ebsco provides full text articles from multiple sources via 10 separate databases including an academic e-book collection. Ebsco also includes Novelist Plus – a reader's advisory database which is great for exploring fiction/non-fiction titles and authors.
Proquest features access to select current and historic newspapers.
We also feature these digital resources: Encyclopedia Britannica and Image Quest from Britannica, the Oxford English Dictionary, JSTOR, and Issues and Controversies.