Information specialists are available from 8 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Central Time to advise you on the availability of BLS data, publications, and information services. Staff economists also assist customers with technical questions regarding survey terms and definitions, and with the interpretation and application of BLS data.
- If you prefer, you can fax your request to us at 312 353-1886. Or,
- You can email your request to us.
Responses to inquiries received by fax and e-mail are usually completed within one workday.
Other Information Services
The regional office reference library is open to the public from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Our collection includes all BLS Bulletins from 1884 to present, the Monthly Labor Review from 1913 to present, all BLS Reports, recent BLS news releases and summaries, and all BLS periodicals. Loan privileges are not offered but most current material may be obtained free of charge from the information staff.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Office of Economic Analysis and Information
J.C. Kluczynski Federal Office Building
230 South Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60604