All Chicago Public Library locations will be closed Monday, September 1.
Be sure to check back frequently for news of the next selection in our citywide reading initiative. The book is just the beginning!
Summer may be winding down, but the creativity continues in the Maker Lab.
Thanks for having such great book recommendations on your site, @chipublib. Loved Bellweather Rhapsody & #amreading The Art of Secrets now.
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CPL's archival collections tell the stories of the workers who helped build Chicago, including the laborers who constructed our sewers.
Niles Public Library challenged us to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Learn more about the disease with these resources.
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Congratulations, Jackie Robinson West, U.S. Little League World Series champions! Learn more about baseball with these books for young fans.
Browse lists of some of the hottest upcoming titles.
Whether it's your first day of school ever, or just a new year, get ready to hit the books with some scholarly friends.
In time for Labor Day, check out these movies based on true stories of women fighting the good fight at work.
As the Chicago Jazz Festival gets our toes tapping this weekend, pick up one of these titles to learn about some of the genre's legends.…
Impressions of Chicago Gardens by Fred Moss is on display through September 5 on the 8th floor of the Harold Washington Library Center.
Join the Foundation Junior Board on September 10 at Northside Bar & Grill. Sign up for a library card and enjoy food and drink specials.…
This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.
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Reigning queen of breakup songs, Taylor Swift, just announced that her new album, 1989, will be released October 27.