Harper College


The Heart of the Campus: A History of the Harper College Library

The library exists to serve the educational and informational needs of the Harper campus and the surrounding community. This exhibit tells the history of this rapidly changing institution, and how it continues to evolve with the times.

Fashion Through the Decades: A History of Harper College's Fashion Department

The award winning fashion program at Harper College has been a force in the fashion industry since the 1970's. Take a look at the incredible designs and sketches of these creative and innovative students.

Harper College: A Tradition of Fulfilling Dreams

In honor of the visionary presidents who have led Harper College, this video documents what the college has achieved and where it plans to go in the future.

Welcome to Harper - Your Junior College

This timeline commemorates important dates in the history of Harper College from its establishment in 1965 to the present day.

William Rainey Harper: Young Man in a Hurry

View this short biography on the life of the man for whom Harper College is named.


CARLI Digital Collections

CARLI Digital Collections was established in 2006 as a repository for digital content created by member libraries of the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI) or purchased by the consortium for use by its members.

Last Updated: 12/14/23