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The Oakton Library Archives Collection

The Oakton Community College Library maintains an archives collection, which includes, among other items of interest, the following categories of documents:

Oakton Authors Bibliography of publications by OCC faculty, staff, and administrators;

the history of the College;

the college's curriculum;

special college programs;

North Central Association accreditation reports;

the college newspapers.


The  Oakton Library Archives Collection is located in Room 1409, on the first floor of the Des Plaines Campus Library.  The collection is available by appointment only. Call 847.635.1642 for further information.  Minutes from the Board of Trustees' meetings are located in the President's office (847.635.1801). The archive of newspaper and other periodical clippings relating to the college are located in the College Advancement Office (847.635.1672) on the Des Plaines Campus.


Summer Hours

Monday - Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday - Sunday

Interim Hours

August 3rd - August 9th

Monday - Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday - Sunday

August 10th - August 23rd

Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday

Fall Hours

August 24th - December 18th

Monday - Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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