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About the SSA Library

SSA Library reading roomSSA librarian helping a patronSSA Library bookstacks


The School of Social Service Administration Library
969 East 60th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-1199
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Access & Privileges

As a unit of the University of Chicago Library System, SSA Library has the same access policies, borrowing policies, due dates and loan periods, notices and fines as other libraries on campus.


SSA History


SSA Library reading room, 1960sSSA Library reference desk, 1960sSSA Library bookstacks, 1960s

Color photos by Jason Smith. 
Black & white photos from Archival Photographic Files, apf2-07533, apf2-07535, and apf2-07534, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library.