What is New in the Library?

Andy Lewis – The Schewe Library’s motto is “Your Partner in Knowledge Creation.” The key term is “knowledge creation.” This is why the IC library and its staff are not satisfied with being just a warehouse to store old books in. Library Director, Dr. Jan Figa, who has a PhD in Engineering and Master’s in…

Banned Books Week

Breahna Lesemann – Books have been a part of civilization and culture for centuries. Through books, new ideas spread, but these ideas are not always accepted by those who read the books. This has sometimes lead to books being banned or challenged by various people, libraries, and institutions. At some times the banning is due…

The New Archives of Illinois College

Dan Lewis – There are a lot of new things around campus these days, with a renovated dining halls, campus monitors, and digital learning center, but perhaps there is one project that you haven’t heard much about. This is the Illinois College Archives.   More accurately, the archives are called the Khalaf Al Habtoor Archives…