Explore / One Book, One Chicago
One Book, One Chicago: Animal, Vegetable… One Book, One Chicago: Animal, Vegetable…

What if all of Chicago read the same book? Eat, Think, Grow with us in 2016-2017!
What if all of Chicago read the same book? Eat, Think, Grow with us in 2016-2017!
If You Love / Music
Explore / Great Reads for Kids
Kids Staff Picks (March 2017)
recommended by ChiPubLib_Kids
Kids and parents, check out our latest picks for good reading.
Kids and parents, check out our latest picks for good reading.
If You Love / Music
#TBT: Happy Birthday, Aretha! #TBT: Happy Birthday, Aretha!
By Kelly
Let’s wish the Queen of Soul a happy 75th birthday!
Let’s wish the Queen of Soul a happy 75th birthday!

What's your favorite Aretha song?

Share your favorite
If You Love / Movies
Quiz: Test Your 1980s Movie IQ Quiz: Test Your 1980s Movie IQ
By Jennifer
Are you a 1980s movie fanatic? Test your knowledge of the decade's classics with our quiz.
Are you a 1980s movie fanatic? Test your knowledge of the decade's classics with our quiz.
If You Love / A Great Read
Spring Books Preview
recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults
Spring is here at last, which means a new season of great new books is upon us. Here are some titles we're most looking forward to.
Spring is here at last, which means a new season of great new books is upon us. Here are some titles we're most looking forward to.
If You Love / Teen Reads
Zinio Magazine of the Month: Teen Vogue Zinio Magazine of the Month: Teen Vogue
Covering fashion, beauty and current events, the latest Teen Vogue--the love issue--features Bella Hadid and Lena Dunham.
Covering fashion, beauty and current events, the latest Teen Vogue--the love issue--features Bella Hadid and Lena Dunham.
Explore / Women's History
Author Camille Paglia Discusses Free Wom… Author Camille Paglia Discusses Free Wom…
Mar 28th | 6:00pm - 7:15pm
From the fiery intellectual provocateur comes Free Women, Free Men: Sex, Gender, Feminism, an essay collection that celebrates and challenge…
From the fiery intellectual provocateur comes Free Women, Free Men: Sex, Gender, Feminism, an essay collection that celebrates and challenge…
Explore / Great Reads for Kids
A Spring in My Step: Books for Kids
recommended by ChiPubLib_Kids
Welcome spring with these colorful readalouds.
Welcome spring with these colorful readalouds.
Make / A Better You
Women Who Do Too Much and the People Who… Women Who Do Too Much and the People Who…
By Joanna
Joanna recommends self-help titles to inspire work-life balance--plus some fiction for when you need to laugh to keep from crying.
Joanna recommends self-help titles to inspire work-life balance--plus some fiction for when you need to laugh to keep from crying.
Connect With / YOUmedia
Teen Voices: Featuring Hugo Teen Voices: Featuring Hugo
Hugo A., a HWLC YOUmedia regular and YOUmedia Ambassador, says his favorite program is Library of Games, which "allow[s] me to take action."…
Hugo A., a HWLC YOUmedia regular and YOUmedia Ambassador, says his favorite program is Library of Games, which "allow[s] me to take action."…
Explore / Women's History
Women Who Made a Difference: Books for A…
recommended by ChiPubLib_Business
Learn about some of the many ways women have made a difference around the world and throughout history.
Learn about some of the many ways women have made a difference around the world and throughout history.
If You Love / A Great Read
March Reading Challenge: Nonfiction March Reading Challenge: Nonfiction
By Gloriane
Adults, read a book of nonfiction this month and be entered in a drawing for a CPL T-shirt or a copy of Animal, Vegetable, Miracle.
Adults, read a book of nonfiction this month and be entered in a drawing for a CPL T-shirt or a copy of Animal, Vegetable, Miracle.

Which nonfiction book are you reading, and what's it about?

Take the challenge
Connect With / Your Library
A Night for the Curious to Play A Night for the Curious to Play
Mar 31st | 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Harold Washington Library Center
Join the CPL Foundation Junior Board at Night in the Stacks, the only night you can eat, drink and dance in the library.
Join the CPL Foundation Junior Board at Night in the Stacks, the only night you can eat, drink and dance in the library.
If You Love / A Great Read
March 2017 Staff Picks
recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults
Check out this month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library. Visit our Books page for a link to previous lists of recommendations.
Check out this month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library. Visit our Books page for a link to previous lists of recommendations.
Get Help / Managing Your Money
Get Help with Your Taxes Get Help with Your Taxes
CPL has resources to help you, including tax assistance at locations around the city.
CPL has resources to help you, including tax assistance at locations around the city.
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