April 15, 2019

CCC partners with CCA

The Chicago Collections Consortium (CCC) is proud to partner with the Chicago Cultural Alliance (CCA) as they join forces to amplify first-voice immigration and migration experiences in Chicago with a new digital archive project. Read More >

September 13, 2018

Place of Protest: Chicago's Legacy of Dissent, Declaration, and Disruption

How have protesters in Chicago occupied space with their bodies, voices, and possessions? What do their strategies reveal about a protest's purpose and message? Explore fifteen case studies of protest in Chicago spanning nearly 150 years of the city's history in the Chicago Collections Consortiu… Read More >

June 25, 2018

New LibGuides Available on EXPLORE

Crime and Performing Arts LibGuides Released Read More >

June 1, 2018

Chicago Collections Awarded MacArthur - Driehaus Grant

$45,000. grant will support operational expenses Read More >

March 26, 2018

Next Installment of WBEZ's Curious City

Chicago Collections Consortium's partner, Curious City, investigates Special Archives of CCC's member institution, Chicago Public Library, to uncover some of the city's historical treasures.  To answer the question, "What historical treasures are housed in our city's public libraries? Read More >

February 5, 2018

Donnelley Foundation Award

Chicago Collections Awarded $25,000 Grant Supporting access to Chicago collections Continuing to support the work of the Chicago Collections Consortium, the Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation has approved a one-year grant totaling $25,000 to support general operations and participation in… Read More >