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Pitchfork 2019

Here's a sampling of the artists performing at this year's Pitchfork Music Festival.

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Special Collections

Millennium Park: A Chicago Favorite

The world-famous destination turns 15 this month! Explore the history of the park, including construction photos, in Special Collections.

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Technology tutors at CPL locations citywide

CPL Resource

Help for job seekers

Kids at CPL


Play All Summer Long

All learning counts with the Summer Learning Challenge! Visit any CPL location to read, discover and create.

Teens at CPL


Teen Summer Challenge: We Are Chicago

Grab a bingo card to build skills and celebrate your city, your summer, your CPL!

Graphic Novels at CPL

Graphic Novels for Gourmands

Jade recommends fun reads about life in the kitchen, opening a new restaurant and solving crimes by eating.

Great Manga for Teens

Enjoy some of our favorite manga series for teens.

Great Graphic Novels for Kids

Here are some of our favorite recent graphic novels for kids and tweens.


Read Graphic in July

Comics and graphic novels come in all genres for all ages. Celebrate these dynamic books with us during Graphic Novels in Libraries Month.

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Summer Picks

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Our online store features CPL merchandise with a portion of every sale going to the Chicago Public Library Foundation.

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