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For details on all of our services this fall, check out our Fall 2020 Library Services and Policies guide. 


Reference Help

Librarians are available to answer your questions remotely. Chat with us, email, or call or text us at 773-270-0504. You can also sign up​ for a one-on-one research consultations on Zoom or over the phone.   

Book Pick Up

The library book pick up window will be open from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm Monday - Thursday and 8:30 am to 4 pm on Friday. To check out a book, request it via the online catalog. You'll get an email when the book is ready. We'll have it checked out ahead of time, so pick up will be easy.  

Book Return

Library books can be returned at any time the main building is open. There is a book drop located at the south entrance of the building (entrance closest to the McKeon building) before the security gates. Books can also be returned via the book return outside of the library. 


Library Resources

Library Catalog​
Search for books, articles, and other materials in the Truman College Library or at other CCC libraries.                        

Academic Databases  
Find magazine, journal, and newspaper articles, or use electronic reference works. For off-campus access, you  will need to use your student username and password.

Library Research Consultation​
A library research consultation is a private tutoring session with a librarian. You can request a consultation by filling out this form online.                                            

Library Spaces​ (closed until further notice)
View our event calendar for details on what's happening in the library. Faculty and staff can reserve the Library Lab when it is not being used for library instruction. Reservations cannot be made more than 10 days in advance of an event.  

Career and College Research Links
Go to web sites that will help you investigate careers and locate the right colleges.                                                  

Library Guides                                                  
These how-to guides will help you to discover and use library resources, properly create citations, and use the Library's ebook collection. There are also guides specifically for English 101​English 102, College Success Seminar, Child Development 262​English 151​ESL, and Speech 101​ courses.



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(773) 907-4865 (Circulation)
1145 W. Wilson Ave.
Room L625
Chicago , IL 60640
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Fall 2020 (August 24 - December 12)

Library Book Pick Up Window:
Mon. - Thur. 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Fri. 8:30 am to 4 pm
Sat. and Sun. Closed 
Library Chat Hours:
Mon. - Fri. from 8 am - 10 pm
Sat. and Sun. from 10 am - 10 pm


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