Tips and News from Resources for Learning Division   Leave a comment

Library Services:  May is here and that means Finals.  We have lots of quiet study space, group study rooms, and we are open until 10 pm Monday-Thursday. If you have that last minute paper to finish we can help with that as well, our databases and catalog can help you find just the right sources for your paper.  Remember the librarians at the Reference Desk are available to help with any research question.  Get started here


Success Services for Students:  Study Tip of the month:  Countdown to Finals! Create a study checklist of all material to be reviewed, including chapters from text and notes. For more information, visit Success Services for Students for a Preparing for Finals session. Call 847.925.6715, stop by F332 or email to schedule an appointment.


Writing Center:  Writing hint of the month:  When editing your paper, read each sentence aloud and consider it individually, starting with the last sentence and moving forward to the first.  Visit the Writing Center in F303, or check out their web page at for information about free services available to Harper students.


Tutoring Center:  Study for Finals with a Tutor! Tutors will assist you even during Finals Week. In addition to regular tutoring, Final Exam Reviews are also offered for Math and Accounting.  Accounting 101 and 102 review information is as follows:


ACC101 Final Exam Reviews: May 8 at 12:30 pm in J261; May 9 at 6 pm in J159


ACC102 Reviews for Chapters 10-14: May 9 at 12:30 pm in J261; May 10 at 6 pm in J153


Information on Math Reviews will be posted on our webpage.   Check with the receptionist in F315, call 847.925.6539 or visit  for more information.

Posted May 4, 2012 by Michele Ukleja in What's New?

One Book, One Harper   Leave a comment

The final event for the 2011/2012 One Book, One Harper program was the Appalachia meets Chicago: Banjos and Blues concert on April 27, 2012at the Performing Arts Center,  If you weren’t able to make it, here’s a sample of what you missed!

Posted April 30, 2012 by Michele Ukleja in What's New?

Register to Vote!   Leave a comment

Voter Registration: Monday 4/23 – Wednesday 4/25, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

(near the cafes in Avante and J-building)

Register now!  Vote on Nov. 6th, 2012.

This Voter Drive is brought to you by the Harper College Library, Student Activities, Harper College staff, faculty and student volunteers.

Posted April 18, 2012 by infokim in What's New?

One Book, One Harper presents Appalachia Meets Chicago: Banjos and Blues Concert   Leave a comment

Theatre Club presents: Scenes from Neil Simon’s THE GOOD DOCTOR–Wednesday, April 11 @ 11:45 am   Leave a comment


A Conversation with Melanie Benjamin–A National Library Week event   Leave a comment

On Monday, April 9th as part of National Library Week,  the Harper College Library will be hosting “A Conversation with Melanie Benjamin,” best-selling author of the historical novels Alice I Have Been and Autobiography of Mrs. General Tom Thumb.  She will answer questions in a forum moderated by Erin Brooks, Harper College Media Relations Manager, and will sign copies of her books, which will be available for sale as well.  This  event will take place on the lower level of the Library beginning at 7:00 PM.  Admission is free to students and the public, and refreshments will be served.

Spring Break Hours   Leave a comment

Library hours during Spring Break:

Monday, March 26th – Friday, March 30th:     7:30 – 4:30

Saturday, March 31st: closed

Posted March 25, 2012 by ckuffel in What's New?


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