Branches

Branch Law Library Locations

Branch law libraries offer public access to electronic resources like Westlaw, Lexis, and HeinOnline, expanding access to Illinois practice materials, law reviews and journals, and out-of-state primary law resources. Free public wifi is also available at all branch locations. Branch libraries are located in courthouses of suburban judicial districts and have different operating hours than the main Library. Please contact branch personnel for assistance. (See below.)

Criminal Court
2650 S. California Ave.
Chicago, IL 60608
(PH) 773-674-5039
(FX) 773-674-3413
Mon-Fri: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Closed Saturday and Sunday
Map for Criminal Court
Skokie Courthouse (2nd District)
5600 Old Orchard Rd.
Skokie, IL 60077
(PH) 847-470-7298
(FX) 847-470-7526
Mon-Fri: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Closed Saturday and Sunday
Map for Skokie Courthouse
Maywood Courthouse (4th District)
1500 Maybrook Dr.
Maywood, IL 60153
(PH) 708-865-6020
(FX) 708-865-5152
Mon-Fri: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Closed Saturday and Sunday
Map for Maywood Courthouse
Bridgeview Courthouse (5th District)
10220 S. 76th Ave.
Bridgeview, IL 60455
(PH) 708-974-6201
(FX) 708-974-6053
Virtual Advice Desk—Chicago Legal Clinic (CLC),
Tuesdays, 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. (noon)
Mon-Fri: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Closed Saturday and Sunday
Map for Bridgeview Courthouse
Markham Courthouse (6th District)
16501 S. Kedzie Parkway
Markham, IL 60428
(PH) 708-232-4125
(FX) 708-232-4374
On Wednesdays, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.,
the Chicago Legal Clinic staffs
a legal advice desk for debt collection cases only.
Mon-Fri: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Closed Saturday and Sunday
Map for Markham Courthouse