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Loop Library

Photo of the Loop library location.
1 East Jackson Blvd
DePaul Center, 10th floor
Chicago, IL 60604 

Access Services/General Information
(312) 362-8433

Reference Desk
(312) 362-8432

Directions Campus Map Floor Plan Library Staff

The Loop Library primarily supports the programs in the Driehaus College of Business, College of Communication, College of Computing and Digital Media, School for New Learning, and School of Public Service. The book and periodical collections cover business, computer science and communication. Materials not housed at this location are easily requested from the Richardson Library in Lincoln Park or other I-Share libraries. A reference collection covering all subject matters is available to consult on site.


  •  Career Information Collection
    Contains hundreds of books on career development, job search strategies, resume and cover letter writing, interview preparation and career change advice. Books can be checked out for one week. For more information, see Career-Related Information: How To Find It.

  • Unwind the Mind Recreational Reading Collection
    Popular Reading Collection contains contemporary fiction, popular non-fiction and best sellers.  Books can be checked out for four weeks.

  • Video Game & Console Collection
    Video games are located in the media room near the Access Services Desk.  Consoles may also be checked out.

  • Faculty Publications
    Contains books recently published by DePaul Faculty. Located near the Research Help desk.


   Two lab spaces exist with 75 PCs collectively with 4 scanners and 4 print release stations.

  • The University's wireless network is also accessible from one's laptop or mobile device.
  • Three Bloomberg terminals are available exclusively at this location. Reservations are encouraged.


  •   Five group study rooms equipped with media: scape tables that may be reserved by current students, faculty and staff
  • A quiet area designated at the far (south) end of the Library