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Play Our Website Contest to Win a Kindle

Get to know our website! Play our contest to enter a drawing for a Kindle Fire--and your preferred location could win $500 in books, too!

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

Bug out over spring break and learn too!

Connect With / Your Library
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Mayor: Website Enhances Community Interaction

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

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April Staff Picks
By ChiPubLib_Adults

Check out our recent favorites.

If You Love / eBooks
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Read Magazines with Zinio

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

Explore / Top Picks from Notable Chicagoans
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Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Favorite Reads
By ChiPubLib_Celebrities

Mayor Emanuel recommends some of his favorite books.

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"Whether you're in a three-piece suit or a three-day beard, you’re welcome at your library." http://t.co/c0fVN88RFG #NationalLibraryWeek

11:38 AM - 15 Apr 2014

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.

Prepare for / Spring
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Hoppy Easter
By ChiPubLib_Kids

Line your Easter basket with eggs, chocolates and great books to celebrate this spring holiday.

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.

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.

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.

If You Love / Great TV
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Game of Thrones on DVD

The show's fourth season is under way. Find out what all the buzz is about with seasons 1-3 on DVD.

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?

If You Love / Poetry
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Celebrate Poetry Fest at CPL

Sonia Sanchez headlines a day of workshops, readings, exhibitors and an open mic, Saturday, April 26 at Harold Washington Library Center.

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