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Little Libraries

There are 69 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

430 South Michigan Avenue, Auditorium Building, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60605
Swedenborg Library (0.1 miles)
77 West Washington Street, Suite 1700, Chicago, IL 60602
50 West Washington Street, 29th Floor (Daley Center), Chicago, IL 60602
The Palace Theater 151 W. Randolph, Chicago, IL 60602
20 North Wacker Drive, Civic Opera Building, Suite 1776, Chicago, IL 60606
200 West Madison Street, 3rd Floor, Suite 336, Chicago, IL 60606
111 North State Street, Chicago, IL 60602
325 North Wells Street, Chicago, IL 60610
29 East Madison Street, Borchardt Learning Center, Chicago, IL 60602-4405
144 South Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60603
318 West Adams Street, 5th Floor, Chicago, IL 60606
65 East Wacker Place, 21st Floor, Chicago, IL 60601
233 South Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60606
77 East Madison Street, Chicago, IL 60602
77 West Jackson Blvd., 16th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604
Poster Plus (0.4 miles)
30 E Adams Street, Suite 1150, Chicago, Illinois 60603
Hudson Booksellers (0.4 miles)
500 West Madison Street, Chicago, IL 60661
18 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603
451 N. LaSalle St., Chicago, IL 60654
104 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60603
225 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300, Chicago, IL 60601
111 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603
111 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603
1 East Jackson Boulevard, 10th Floor (DePaul Center), Chicago, IL 60604
122 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603

Local events

Mar
5
David A. Moss, Democracy: A Case Study
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Sunday, March 5 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)
Mar
6
David A. Moss, Democracy: A Case Study
Charles M. Harper Center, Monday, March 6 at 6:30pm
David A. Moss, Democracy: A Case Study

Speaking and signing, University of Chicago’s Stigler Center for the Study of the Economy and the State (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
7
Stephen M. Stigler, The Seven Pillars of Statistical Wisdom
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Tuesday, March 7 at 6pm
Stephen M. Stigler, The Seven Pillars of Statistical Wisdom

Talk and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
9
Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights
Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights

Panelist, “The Battle over Free Speech on College Campuses,” University of Chicago Institute of Politics (cosponsored by the International House Global Voice Program) (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
15
Renters' Rights and Responsibilities
Cook County Law Library - Main Library, Wednesday, March 15 at 1:30pm
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Renters' Rights and Responsibilities.

Date: March 15, 2017, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Speaker: Victoria Ogunsanya, Esq., Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing

This free program will present a basic overview of the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants in Chicago, including:

* Chicago Residential Landlord & Tenant Ordinance (RLTO)

* Evictions

* Illegal lockouts

* Retaliation

No MCLE credit is available for this program.

To register or for more information, see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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Mar
21
Advanced Legal Research on Westlaw
Cook County Law Library - Main Library, Tuesday, March 21 at 10am
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Advanced Legal Research on Westlaw

Tuesday, March 21, 10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.

Presented by Jeremy Meador, Esq.

Learn advanced legal research techniques on Westlaw. Covers the use of Westlaw's tools, features, and content. This class will help experienced legal researchers further refine their research strategies for maximum efficiency.

1.0 Hour MCLE Credit available.

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

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, including event registration, see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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Apr
4
David Shulman, Tamil: A Biography
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Tuesday, April 4 at unknown time
David Shulman, Tamil: A Biography

Reading, conversation with University of Chicago Professor Wendy Doniger, and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
4
David Shulman, Tamil: A Biography
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Tuesday, April 4 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
11
Litigation Research with Westlaw
Cook County Law Library - Main Library, Tuesday, April 11 at 2pm
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Litigation Research with Westlaw

Tuesday, April 11, 2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.

Presenter: Aloha Mateo-Figueroa, Esq.

Learn how to research procedural issues, retrieve court rules and determine whether you can rely on a case.

Discover how you can use Westlaw for briefs, pleadings, motions, and jury verdicts.

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

1.0 Hour MCLE Credit available

This event is free and open to the public.

To register or for more information please see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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Apr
12
Sianne Ngai, Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting and Ugly Feelings
Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities, Wednesday, April 12 at 5pm
Sianne Ngai, Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting and Ugly Feelings

Giving the 2015–2016 Distinguished Harris Lecture, “Theory of the Gimmick,” Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities at Northwestern University (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
13
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War
University of Chicago-Rosenwald Hall, Thursday, April 13 at 7pm
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

Speaking and signing, University of Chicago (added from Harvard University Press)
May
9
Maximize Your Research: Practical Law Tools on Westlaw
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Maximize Your Research: Practical Law Tools on Westlaw

Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 5:00p.m.-6:15p.m.

Presenter: Jeremy Meador, Esq.

Learn about Practical Law tools available via Westlaw. This class covers:

* Practice notes, checklists and forms

* Understanding the law and how it applies in practice

* Current awareness, telling you what you need to know and why

* Coverage across all major practice areas

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

1.0 Hour MCLE Credit available

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information about this event, including registration, please see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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May
18
Matthew G. Kirschenbaum, Track Changes: A Literary History of Word Processing
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Thursday, May 18 at 6pm
Matthew G. Kirschenbaum, Track changes: A Literary History of Word Processing

Speaking and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Jun
12
Elizabeth Hinton, From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America
2016 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)
… (more)
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)
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