All CPL locations will be closed Wednesday, May 4.
#OBOC is here! Join us in reading The Third Coast by Thomas Dyja online and at events throughout the season.
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The jazz musician first recorded 75 years ago, on April 30, 1941. Beth recommends music, books and more to celebrate his talent.
Browse lists of some of the hottest upcoming titles.
On April 30 join niños (children) all over the country for El día de los niños/el día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day), ...
Take our quiz about The Third Coast to see how much you've learned this season! Plus, you might win a prize in our raffle!
The day includes writing workshops, readings, exhibitors from local presses and an open mic.
Chicago artist and educator Kaye Buchman discusses Other Pages, Other Books, her exhibit of artist books at Harold Washington Library Center.
We recommend books by members of Chicago's vibrant zine community.
Interested in improving your personal finance know-how? Check out these titles to help you secure your financial future.
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Questions about buying a home, saving for college or planning for your retirement? Learn more at our Money Smart Week events.
Babies love the sound of their parents' voices. Whether read or sung, lullabies are a wonderful way to bond with your child and a great way…
It's Administrative Professionals Week. Our gift to you? Plenty of laughs with this list of movies about terrible bosses.
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Check out this month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library. And visit our Books page for a link to previous recommendations.
It's an election year in the USA, so here's a list of recent and classic movies about elections to help get you in the spirit.
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