About Richard M. Daley Branch

Neighborhoods Served

  • West Humboldt Park
  • Humboldt Park
  • West Town
  • East Garfield Park


  • Richard M. Daley Branch opened July 8, 2011.
  • Richard M. Daley Branch is named for Mayor Richard M. Daley who, during his administration (1989-2011), provided unprecedented support for the growth of libraries in Chicago.
  • The branch features environmentally sustainable construction. It received gold certification under the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System developed by the U.S. Green Building Council.