Apple Store

apple.com

679 N. Michigan Ave.
312.981.4104

801 W. North Ave.
312.777.4200

Find everything imaginable for your iPod and Mac in a slick, contemporary environment. Ask for an education discount.

Atomic Imaging

atomicimaging.com
1501 N. Magnolia Ave.
312.649.1800

3D imaging, animation hardware, software, imaging, and multimedia equipment. Student discounts available. Green screen sound stage and video production facility, equipment rental, crew.

Best Buy

bestbuy.com
875 N. Michigan Ave.: 312.397.2146 (John Hancock Center)
1000 W. North Ave.
312.988.4067

The electronic store mainstay has two locations, conveniently accessible by public transportation.

Micro Center

microcenter.com
2645 N. Elston Ave.
773.292.1700

The “supermarket” for computers, supplies, and peripherals. Competitive prices, with some prices better than mail–order.

newegg.com

newegg.com
Computer parts, laptops, digital cameras, and more.