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Location: Chicago, IL, USA

Little Libraries

There are 69 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

905 W. 19th St., Chicago, IL
1805 South Loomis Street, Chicago, IL 60608
1443 West 18th Street, Chicago, IL 60608
2353 South Wentworth Avenue, Chicago, IL 60616
2116 South Archer Avenue, Chicago, IL 60616
3241 South Federal Street, Hermannn Hall, Room 205, Chicago, IL 60616
3400 South Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60608
3140 South Federal Street, 1st Floor, Room 113, Chicago, Illinois 60616
1101 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607
801 South Morgan Street, Chicago, IL 60607
The UIC Bookstore (1.5 miles)
750 S. Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60607
35 West 33rd Street, Chicago, IL 60616
1507 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605
1212 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago, Illinois
3360 South State Street, S.R. Crown Hall, Chicago, IL 60616
3424 South State Street, Chicago, IL 60616
555 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607
3424 South State Street, Room 231, Chicago, IL 60616
1915 West 35th Street, Chicago, IL 60609
Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60605
714 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60605
550 West Van Buren Street, Suite 1000, Chicago, IL 60607
430 South Michigan Avenue, Auditorium Building, 11th Floor, Chicago, IL 60605
3647 South State Street, Chicago, IL 60609
Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60605

Local events

May
23
CHICK LIT BOOK CLUB
Homer Township Public Library, Tuesday, May 23 at 8pm
Do you love contemporary fiction written for women? Join in the fun, lively discussions at the Chick Lit Book Club! Each month’s book selection is available at the library for check out. New members are welcome! (added from Eventkeeper)
May
24
Ignored Facts Do Not Cease to Exist - Understanding Metadata
Cook County Law Library - Main Library, Wednesday, May 24 at 1:30pm
The Cook County Law Library presents: Ignored Facts Do Not Cease to Exist - Understanding Metadata
This continuing legal education seminar will cover what metadata is and the questions you need to ask to avoid the many ethical pitfalls associated with metadata and inadvertent disclosure and discovery.
Presenter: Dayna Trautwein, Esq.
1.0 MCLE Hour available.

Attorneys: Bring ARDC number & email address for credit.

For more information on the Cook County Law Library and our services please see our website.

This event is free and open to the public. (djsanborne)
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Jun
10
Printer's Row Lit Fest
2017 Printers Row Lit Fest, Saturday, June 10 at unknown time
IPG will be attending Printer's Row Lit Fest in Chicago, IL on June 10 - 11, 2017.
The Printers Row Lit Fest was founded in 1985 by the Near South Planning Board to attract visitors to the Printers Row neighborhood (once the city's bookmaking hub). By 2002, it had grown to five city blocks (on Dearborn, from Congress to Polk), attracting more than 200 booksellers from across the country displaying new, used and antiquarian books and featuring more than 200 authors participating in panels, discussions and a variety of other programs.
To learn more about the event, visit http://printersrowlitfest.org (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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Jun
12
Elizabeth Hinton, From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America
2017 Printers Row Lit Fest, Monday, June 12 at unknown time
Elizabeth Hinton, From the war on poverty to the war on crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America

Panelist (signing to follow), Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest (added from Harvard University Press)
Jun
13
Topical Research on Westlaw
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Topical Research on Westlaw

Tuesday, June 13, 2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.

Speaker: Aloha Mateo-Figueroa, Esq.

Learn how to use Westlaw for topical legal research. Covers the use of Westlaw's tools, features, and content. This class will help legal researchers already familiar with the basics to develop effective more effective topical research strategies.

The Cook County Law Library offers free onsite access to Westlaw, a premier legal information database.

1.0 Hour MCLE Credit is available.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, including registration, please see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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Jun
22
American Library Association Annual Conference (ALA)
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Thursday, June 22 at unknown time
IPG will be attending ALA's Annual Conference in Chicago, IL from June 22 - 27, 2017.
You’ll help make your library more effective, save money, and serve your users better when you implement the innovative ideas, strategies, and techniques you bring back. The conference program is always designed to maximize your time away from your job. With a focus on engagement, dialogue, and innovation around transforming libraries, the content of ALA conferences and meetings will help you help your library track trends and keep up with this rapidly changing field. You’ll get ideas and tips from hundreds of programs, discussion groups, updates, networking events, and speakers. Various tools will help you identify the best programs for your area(s) of librarianship, including the Conference Scheduler and advance program listings.
To learn more about the event, visit http://2017.alaannual.org (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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Jun
25
Johanna Hanink, The Classical Debt: Greek Antiquity in an Era of Austerity
National Hellenic Museum, Sunday, June 25 at unknown time
Johanna Hanink, The Classical Debt: Greek Antiquity in an Era of Austerity

Speaking and signing, National Hellenic Museum (added from Harvard University Press)
Jul
11
Secondary Resources on Westlaw
Cook County Law Library - Main Library, Tuesday, July 11 at 11am
The Cook County Law Library presents: Secondary Resources on Westlaw

This continuing legal education seminar will cover:

*The secondary resources available on Westlaw including treatises, restatements, forms, and journals
*How to navigate and find helpful information with secondary resources

Presenter: Jeremy Meador, Esq.

1.0 MCLE Hour available.

Attorneys: Bring ARDC number & email address for credit.

The Cook County Law Library offers on site access to Westlaw, a premier legal information database. For more information on the Cook County Law Library and our services please see our website.

This event is free and open to the public. (djsanborne)
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Oct
4
Johanna Hanink, The Classical Debt: Greek Antiquity in an Era of Austerity
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Wednesday, October 4 at 7:30pm
Johanna Hanink, The Classical Debt: Greek Antiquity in an Era of Austerity

Speaking and signing, The Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Oct
6
Laura Weinrib, The Taming of Free Speech: America’s Civil Liberties Compromise
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Friday, October 6 at 6pm
Laura Weinrib, The Taming of Free Speech: America’s Civil Liberties Compromise

Speaking and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Oct
11
Heartland Fall Forum 2017
The Westin Lombard Yorktown Center, Wednesday, October 11 at unknown time
IPG will be attending the Heartland Fall Forum in Lombard, IL from October 11 - 13, 2017.
The Heartland Fall Forum is a uniquely collaborative event. In 2012, for the first time in regional bookselling, two trade associations (the Midwest Independent Booksellers Association and the Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association) joined forces to host a joint regional trade show serving the Greater Midwest. It’s been viewed as an overwhelming success and is now a permanent feature of the publishing and bookselling landscape.
For more information on this event, visit http://www.heartlandfallforum.org (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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Oct
17
Robin M. Jensen, The Cross: History, Art, and Controversy
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Tuesday, October 17 at 8pm
Robin M. Jensen, The Cross: History, Art, and Controversy

Speaking and signing, The Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Nov
16
African Studies Association - 60th Annual Meeting
Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, Thursday, November 16 at unknown time
IPG Academic & Professional Publishing will be attending the 60th Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association in Chicago, IL from November 16 - 18, 2017.
The 2017 annual meeting of the African Studies Association marks the 60th anniversary of the ASA. The association is responsible, in part, for institutionalizing the study of Africa in the United States, advocating for informed policy, and building dialogue and exchange with Africa-based scholars and institutions. The 60th anniversary offers a moment for critical reflection on what and who we are as an institution.
For more information on this event, visit http://www.africanstudies.org/annual-meetings (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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Mar
5
David A. Moss, Democracy: A Case Study
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Monday, March 5, 2018 at 4:30pm
David A. Moss, Democracy: A Case Study

In conversation with Judge Richard Posner (signing to follow), Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
4
David Shulman, Tamil: A Biography
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 7:30pm
David Shulman, Tamil: A Biography

In conversation with University of Chicago Professor Wendy Doniger (signing to follow), Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
22
David J. Silverman, Thundersticks: Firearms and the Violent Transformation of Native America
Newberry Library, Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 2pm
David J. Silverman, Thundersticks: Firearms and the Violent Transformation of Native America

Speaking and signing, The Newberry Library (added from Harvard University Press)
May
18
Matthew G. Kirschenbaum, Track Changes: A Literary History of Word Processing
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Friday, May 18, 2018 at 6pm
Matthew G. Kirschenbaum, Track changes: A Literary History of Word Processing

Speaking and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
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