All Special Collections

Daley Reception; Richard M. Daley

July 29, 2020

UIC Library announces the Richard M. Daley Oral History Project

Consists of 45 interviews including discussions with Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush.

Horizon Hospice have donated its archives to the University of Illinois at Chicago

February 3, 2020

Chicago’s first hospice donates papers to UIC: ‘We existed for our patients and families’

To celebrate Horizon Hospice, the first hospice in Chicago, and to share its history with researchers, officials have donated its archives to UIC

October 5, 2018

‘Chicago Alert!’ examines origins, evolution of civil defense planning in Chicago

Special tour of UIC Library exhibit Oct. 10

Blackhawk Restaurant

April 25, 2017

Legendary Chicago restaurant remembered in UIC archives

Blackhawk part of city’s dining, entertainment scene for 90 years

William Daley speaking

April 11, 2017

William Daley speaks to Honors College students

Longtime mayor’s son addresses past, current political climate

November 29, 2016

Former Illinois Senate president donates papers to UIC

Daley Library to house archives of Emil Jones Jr.

Puerto Rican Arts Alliance

August 27, 2015

UIC helps launch Puerto Rican community archive

Library’s online resource preserves migration, culture in the Midwest

Crowds in the Chicago Board of Trade in 1930

July 24, 2014

UIC Library opens archives of historic commodity exchanges

CBOT, MidAmerica archives from 1850s to 2000s now open to scholars

Peggy Glowacki, Naomi Salcedo, and Vicky Tai

April 15, 2014

Asian American LGBTQ archive seeks items for collection

UIC Library will house resources for scholars and public