Harper College

Design a Bookmark for the Library!

To celebrate National Library Week (April 7th - 13th, 2024), the Harper College Library and The Make Shop will be opening submissions eligible for all currently enrolled Harper students to design an original bookmark for the Library! The bookmark design should be representative of this year’s National Library Week theme: “Ready, Set, Library!”

One bookmark will be chosen to be printed and distributed to library users.

In addition to the contest, participating designs will be showcased in the Make Shop’s Placeholders Gallery. The Placeholders Gallery will be on display inside the Make Shop within the Library during National Library Week.


  • Design must be: submitted by artist, an original work of the artist (no copyright material allowed), 2.25 inches x 8 inches, PDF or JPEG file, representative of the theme: “Ready, Set, Library!”, and appropriate for all ages
  • Artist must be: a currently enrolled Harper College student
  • Design is for front of bookmark only

All finished designs must be submitted by March 13th, 2024, to makeshop@harpercollege.edu along with the Waiver/Release Form. By signing the Waiver/Release Form, you give permission to use first and last name when giving credit to the artist and to duplicate your design.

Last Updated: 3/14/24