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Contact us at or 815-825-9330

Check out the Library's website to access all our resources online.

Library Hours Spring 2023

Thursday, May 18:  8:00 am - 4:00 pm for in-person and online services

On-Campus Hours: In-person services (appointments for study rooms, student IDs, and research help): 8 am-4 pm — Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 10 am-6 pm — Thursday Remote/Online Services:  email library staff at Online services are available via email, chat, phone, or Zoom. Please schedule Zoom appointments.   8 am-4 pm — Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

10 am-6 pm — Thursday

Closed Saturdays & Sundays

If you get a password box when you search EBSCO from home, click on the "Access Through Your Institution" link under the blue Sign-In bar.  

How Can I Contact The Library?

Reach us by:

Phone:  815-825-9330


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How Do I Make A Research Appointment?

Appointments must be made 24 hours in advance.

Who Works At The Library?

Library Director:  Frances Whaley

Frances is a librarian in charge of managing the library staff and operations as well as tutoring. 


Instructional Librarian:  Carol Wubbena

Carol is a reference librarian and an instructional librarian.  Carol teaches how to use the library catalog and databases and how to cite sources for classes and individuals. Carol also takes care of the library archives and preserves important things for Kishwaukee College.  She can help you with searching the library catalog and databases and citing sources by phone, email, chat, and zoom.


Access Services:  Shelly Levine

Shelly ensures students have access to library materials and is responsible for purchasing the things that the library needs.  Shelly is in charge of interlibrary loans, processes items from other libraries for our students, and sends out library items to other schools that request them.  She also assists students at the Circulation Desk.


Technical Services:  Stephanie Henricks

Stephanie is the library cataloger.  She creates records for new books, eBooks, and other library items and inputs them into the Library SmartSearch catalog.  Stephanie maintains the library record database making changes when needed.  She also makes posts on FB for the library, creates library displays, and assists students at the Circulation Desk.