Whitney M. Young, Jr.

Closed until 10:00am today

Monday 
10:00AM - 6:00PM

Tuesday 
12:00PM - 8:00PM

Wednesday 
10:00AM - 6:00PM

Thursday 
12:00PM - 8:00PM

Friday 
9:00AM - 5:00PM

Saturday 
9:00AM - 5:00PM

Sunday 
1:00PM - 5:00PM

415 E. 79th Street
Chicago, IL 60619

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Holidays and Closures

  • Christmas Eve
    Saturday, December 24, 2022
    Special hours: 9:00am - 3:00pm
  • Christmas Day
    Sunday, December 25, 2022
    Closed All Day
  • Christmas Day (observed)
    Monday, December 26, 2022
    Closed All Day
  • New Year's Eve
    Saturday, December 31, 2022
    Special hours: 9:00am - 3:00pm
  • New Year's Day
    Sunday, January 1, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • New Year's Day (observed)
    Monday, January 2, 2023
    Closed All Day

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About Whitney M. Young, Jr.

  • A parking lot is available on the east side of the building. Access the parking lot from 79th Street or Vernon Avenue. The lot has 12 general parking spaces, three accessible parking spaces, two fuel efficient spaces and two carpool parking slots.

    Additional parking is available behind building and can be accessed from Vernon Avenue or Martin Luther King Drive.

    • Three accessible parking spaces are available in the parking lot on the east side of the building.
    • The building is ADA compliant throughout.
    • Wheelchair accessible entrance and restrooms.
    • Two ADA computer workstations: one for adults and one for children. These workstations feature:
    •              24-inch monitor

                   Oversize keyboard

                   Trackball mouse

                   Wheelchair-accessible computer table

      • All CPL computers have the Windows 7 screen Magnifier and Narrator.

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Hours

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

4 - 6 p.m.
4 - 7 p.m.
4 - 6 p.m.
4 - 7 p.m.
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