August 28, 2015

Photos from Inaugural Exhibition Opening


A Beautiful Unveiling and Celebration. On August 6, 2015, Chicago Public Library and Chicago Collections hosted the opening of its inaugural exhibition Raw Material: Uncovering Chicago's Historical Collections featuring objects from over 2o institutions that bring Chicago's history to life. It was a… Read More >

July 20, 2015

Chicago Collections Announces Inaugural Exhibition

Chicago Collections opens its inaugural exhibition spotlighting the region’s many archival collections that examine the history, culture, and diversity of Chicago area communities. Read More >

July 1, 2015

New Look, New Times, New Leadership: A Recap of the 2015 Annual Members Meeting

A Recap of the 2015 Annual Members Meeting Brand Launch and Organizational Highlights The third Annual Members Meeting of the Chicago Collections Consortium took place on Tuesday, June 23, at The Newberry Library. Read More >

May 15, 2015

Carl Smith and Guests from Chicago Metro History Fair to Speak at Annual Members Meeting

Join us on Tuesday, June 23, at The Newberry Library for the Chicago Collections Annual Members Meeting. Read More >

April 28, 2015

Welcoming the Chicago Zoological Society

giraffes at the Brookfield Zoo

CCC is thrilled to welcome its newest member, the Chicago Zoological Society (CZS), which manages Brookfield Zoo.  “We are very enthusiastic about becoming a member of the Chicago Collections Consortium,” says Carla Owens, Manager of CZS Library Services and Archives. Read More >

March 6, 2015

Warmly Welcoming Three New Members

During the frigid month of February, CCC warmly welcomed three new members— Alliance Française de Chicago, Chicago State University (CSU), and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC). Each of these three institutions adds new flavor to CCC that we can’t wait for you to taste. Read More >