CSIL (Crerar Library)

The Computer Science Instructional Library (CSIL), located on the first floor of the John Crerar Library, is an excellent resource for Digital Studies students working on technical projects. CSIL provides students, faculty, staff and university affiliates with many computing services. Learn more about the hardware and software for use, the lab's policies and computer training minicourses on the CSIL website.

Hours and Location

John Crerar Library, First Floor

5730 S. Ellis Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Autumn, Winter, Spring

Monday–Thursday 9:00 AM–12:00 AM

Friday 9:00 AM–10:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM–10:00 PM

Sunday noon–12:00 AM


Monday–Thursday 9:00 AM–10:00 PM

Friday 9:00 AM–5:00 PM

Saturday noon-5:00 PM

Sunday noon–10:00 PM

(The Lab is closed for all University holidays and during all interim periods.)