CCICS Library

Located in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood, The Ronald Williams Library at the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies (CCICS) includes significant holdings in the social sciences and the humanities, particularly as they document, relate and present the African and African-American experience. Collections include circulating items, selected monographs on reserve, reference and periodical literature.

Questions: Contact the CCICS Library at (773) 256-2134.

Hours

The regular hours for the Fall 2018 semester are:

  • Monday-Thursday, 1 p.m.-8 p.m.
  • Friday, noon-5 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday, CLOSED

Exceptions to the regular hours are listed below.

September 3

  • CLOSED for Labor Day Holiday

October 6-9

  • CLOSED for Fall Break

November 22-25

  • CLOSED for Thanksgiving Holiday

December 17-January 2

  • CLOSED for Holiday Break

The regular hours for the Spring 2019 semester are:

  • Monday-Thursday, 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
  • Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday, CLOSED

Exceptions to the regular hours are listed below.

January

  • CLOSED for Birthday of Martin Luther King Jr.

October 6-9

  • CLOSED for Birthday of Abraham Lincoln

Location

The Library is located on the 6th and 7th floors of the Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies at 700 East Oakwood Boulevard in Chicago.