Learn more about CPL resources for kids and families at our 20 back-to-school concerts.
Author Joseph Gustaitis discusses his forthcoming book, Chicago in World War I, Wednesday, August 20 at Harold Washington Library Center.
First of many framed achievements. Summer Learning Challenge #chicago @chipublib #http://t.co/h8WjKlTolO
3:01 PM - 18 Aug 2014
Learn basic skills to make your own creation this Thursday.
Learn top interview questions and how to prepare for them Thursday, August 21 at Harold Washington Library Center.
Here are some of this month's new books that we're most eagerly anticipating.
Ready for kindergarten? These back-to-school picture books show kids that kindergarten is not so scary.
Explore covers of Popular Science magazine from 1927 to 1930 in this exhibit at the Harold Washington Library Center.
Google donated 500 robots that can be programmed to move, make noises, light up and even draw. (Photo by Brooke Collins)
After winning the Nebula, Ann Leckie has now won the Hugo award for best SciFi/Fantasy of the year (sequel coming soon).
Check out our videos to learn how to use your new account, search for books and more.
Celebrate the 45th anniversary of Woodstock by listening to some music by artists who performed at the event in 1969.
This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.
Our pilot program with Greater Chicago Food Depository distributes free meals to kids 18 and under at two CPL locations through August 29.
A tribute to Robin Williams from Greg at Little Village Branch.
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