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Foundation Funding Pays for New CPL Web Experience

A significant investment from the Chicago Public Library Foundation funded our site, which offers user-friendly features our patrons sought.

Connect With / Your Kids
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Spring Learning Challenge Runs April 14 to 27

Bug out over spring break and learn too!

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Mayor: Website Enhances Community Interaction

Mayor Emanuel thanks Chicago Public Library Foundation for cutting-edge new website.

Prepare for / Spring
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Celebrating Passover
By ChiPubLib_Kids

Passover is a celebration of freedom. Celebrate your freedom to read during Passover with these great reads.

If You Love / eBooks
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Read Magazines with Zinio

Read the latest issues of more than a hundred popular magazines.

Explore / This Month's Staff Picks
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April Staff Picks
By ChiPubLib_Adults

Check out our recent favorites.

Explore / Award Winners
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2014 Pulitzer Prize Winners
By Stephen

Looking for your next great read? The 2014 Pulitzer winners were announced Monday.

If You Love / Music
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Stream Videos, Music and Audiobooks on Hoopla

Use your library card to access streaming movies, television, music and audiobook titles, or download them to your device.

Get Help / Continuing Your Education
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Complete the Degree: Return to College to Graduate

Learn about paying for school, choosing a college and degree program, and more at 12 p.m. Wednesday at Harold Washington Library Center.

@chipublib

Author of our One Book, One Chicago selection "The Warmth of Other Suns" @Isabelwilkerson is @AtTheMAC on 4/15: http://t.co/VuZqfGjBqB

11:25 AM - 2 Apr 2014

Get Help / Finishing Your Homework
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Free Homework Help at All CPL Locations

Find answers to all your homework needs at the Chicago Public Library. We have resources to help you in person or online.

Explore / Top Picks from Notable Chicagoans
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Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Recommended Histories
By ChiPubLib_Celebrities

Mayor Emanuel recommends some of his favorite histories.

Get Help / Filing Your Taxes
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Tax Prep Chicago

Find your nearest free tax prep site with this map from the City of Chicago.

Connect With / Your Library
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Do You Know the CPL Foundation?

The Library Foundation gives $6 million in annual funding for the Summer Learning Challenge, One Book, One Chicago and many more programs.

Connect With / Your Community
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Volunteer for Summer Learning Challenge

Do you enjoy working with young children? Are you looking for a way to give back to your community?

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