8 p.m. Saturday to 1 a.m. Sunday: Login for CPL website,
OverDrive and hoopla accounts is unavailable because of system upgrades.
Learn more about CPL resources for kids and families at our 20 back-to-school concerts.
The artist discusses his oil painting exhibit, Impressions of Chicago Gardens, Saturday, August 23 at Harold Washington Library Center.
This classic movie, now celebrating its 75th anniversary, is one of many based on classic children's books still popular today.
Was @chipublib Maker Lab last night, laser cutting a bookmark. Heading back today to play with the vinyl cutter
5:17 AM - 22 Aug 2014
The Mini Maker Lab is open August 25 to October 4 at Edgebrook Branch. Stop by to design, create and learn about the maker community.
The movie based on tear-jerker If I Stay opens Friday. Get ready with these novels depicting teens facing life-changing situations.
Episode 1: The hosts of our open mic hit the streets to talk to the public about current topics.
Here are some of this month's new books that we're most eagerly anticipating.
Exhibit at the Harold Washington Library Center showcases street scenes and people in Chicago from the 1950s to the 1970s.
Wondering about an heirloom or estate sale find? Author Mark F. Moran offers informal appraisals Saturday, August 30 at Edgebrook Branch.
Doctor Who returns Saturday with a new season. Try one of these books or movies to ease you through the last of the waiting game.
Ready for kindergarten? These back-to-school picture books show kids that kindergarten is not so scary.
Check out our videos to learn how to use your new account, search for books and more.
This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.
Did you know this story was written in Chicago? Or that the Emerald City may have been inspired by the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition?…
The Library Foundation gives $6 million in annual funding for the Summer Learning Challenge, One Book, One Chicago and many more programs.