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Superhero Series Inspire Love of Reading
By Shilo

As #OBOC explores the theme of heroes, Shilo shares how Dav Pilkey's superhero inspired her son's love of reading. See Dav on March 10!

If You Love / A Great Read
Staff List
March 2015 Staff Picks

This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

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CPL Resource
Complete Mission 2; Win an iPad

For your second mission, it’s time to play Kavalier and Clay by creating your own comic book character! Deadline is 3/15 so get started now!

If You Love / Music
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Exhibit
Underground Music Fanzines at HWLC

Underground music fanzines from the 1980s and 1990s are on display through April 24 at Harold Washington Library Center.

Explore / Women's History
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Books about Women's Firsts for Kids

Someone has to be first! In these books you will learn about the first women who made achievements in careers from space to politics.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Business

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Part 2 of "Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay" ends 3/8. Keep up with #OBOC - read now before Part 3 launches! #http://t.co/dBTaAyVBjH

Get Help / Managing Your Money
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Blogpost
Selling Your Home? Consumer Reports Has…
By Paul Keith

If you're thinking about selling—or even if you already have your home on the market—this is essential reading.

If You Love / eBooks
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Instant Access: Audiobooks, Video, Music

Cold weather keeping you inside? Download or stream these titles instantly using hoopla. No holds, no waiting -- and no boots!

Learn to / Speak Another Language
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Online Resource
Mango Languages

Lessons in 60+ languages, including English.

Explore / U.S. History
Staff List
Life During the Civil War

Teens, learn all about the American Civil War in these nonfiction titles picked by Chicago Public Library's teen services librarians.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Teens

Get Help / Managing Your Money
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Upcoming Money Smart Events

Questions about retirement, college savings or Medicare? Check out our March financial literacy events throughout the city.

Learn to / Code
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News
Use Finch Robots to Learn Computer Progr…

Google donated 500 robots that can be programmed to move, make noises, light up and even draw. (Photo by Brooke Collins)

Get Help / Managing Your Money
Free Tax Help
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Tax Prep Chicago

Qualified Chicagoans, get free tax return preparation and e-filing at sites across the city.

Connect With / YOUmedia
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News
Chicago Public Library, First Lady Amy Rule, C…

Chicago First Lady Amy Rule and Chance the Rapper join CPL at the opening of a new digital media lab at Woodson Regional Library.

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Heroes and Villains Invade Chicago!

Enjoy food, cocktails and fun while supporting the Chicago Public Library during Night in the Stacks on April 10.

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