#OBOC is here! Join us in reading The Third Coast by Thomas Dyja online and at events throughout the season.
Looking for the inside scoop? Based on advance reviews and publicity, here are the books we're most excited to read this month.
recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults
Questions about taxes, health insurance and more? Check out our December financial literacy events throughout the city.
Planning your holiday making or crafting? We recommend books to help you find the right projects.
Learn more about the virus as people worldwide unite in the fight against HIV and show support for people living with HIV.
Award-winning food writer Michael Gebert shares his experiences navigating new media journalism and creating an online magazine and blog.
From classic cookies, cakes and candies to vegan and gluten-free options, these cookbooks will help you spice up your celebrations.
Check out these great books for kids to commemorate Illinois becoming a state on December 3, 1818.
Stories covering important issues about acceptance and immigration. Picked by Chicago Public Library's teen services librarians.
recommended by ChiPubLib_Teens
Do you have difficulty reading small print or holding a book and turning pages? You may be eligible for our Talking Book Center services.
New! Watch hoopla streaming movies and shows on your TV with the Chromecast app and the hoopla iOS or Android app.
Here are the winners for the 2015 National Book Awards in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry.
Make a gift of $25 to the Chicago Public Library Foundation to support Library programs and receive a Library T-shirt.
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Hall of Fame, the exhibit at HWLC showcases all inductees and their accomplishments.
Illinois-based authors with a self-published adult fiction novel--enter the 2016 Soon to Be Famous Illinois Author contest!
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