Archives & Special Collections

Welcome to the Mr. and Mrs. James R. Getz Lake Forest College Archives and Special Collections! The College Archives includes the College’s historical records, papers, and photographs. Special Collections contains materials created by individuals and organizations in the greater Chicago area.

Please note that the Reading Room will be closed from May 23-August 4 as we work on special projects. Contact us in advance if you have any research needs May 23-August 4 and we will do our best to make special arrangements.