Welcome to the Daley Library

The Circle Campus Reading Room in the Daley Library.

The Richard J. Daley Library collections cover the arts, humanities, sciences, social sciences, and engineering. Special Collections & University Archives houses rare books and printed materials, manuscript collections, and university archives, specializing in the history of Chicago.

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Please see also general contact info for the UIC Library (not just the Daley).


  • Phone: (312) 996-2724


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Richard J. Daley Library

MC 234
801 S. Morgan
Chicago, IL 60607-4243

Reservations are not currently required for most seats in the Daley Library.  If the Library were to implement social distancing again in the future, this may change.  Please check back here for more information.

Study rooms and carrels are not currently available.

Please see:

Google Map of 801 S. Morgan

Daley Library Map

Map of the Daley Library first floor.  Download PDF for the full map, above.

Download a map of the inside of the Daley Library.


Is the Library open? Library hours